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Long term data storage

I’ve had a few people ask me just recently what method I would recommend when planning a long term backup strategy. One elderly gentleman in particular was creating a family time capsule that he wanted his children and grandchildren to be able to view many decades from now.

The question isn’t as easy as you [...]

The iPod Effect

In a time when everybody suddenly seems to be looking to Apple for the next exciting piece of new technology,I’m forced to look back and wonder when everything all of a sudden started to go ‘right’ for them.

Things haven’t always been this rosy for Apple;back in 2001 the ailing technology company posted [...]

The death of the floppy disk?

For what seems like years now I’ve been touting the death of the floppy disk drive;when CD writable drives were released I was one of the first proclaiming that there would be no need for the ridiculous storage capacity of a 1.44Mg floppy disk. The same was true when [...]