“We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.” Bernard Williams, British philosopher (1929 – 2003).
Thursday, 4 October 2012
Glass never forgets
If you want to store some data for a few hundred million years then Hitachi may have the answer. The company has a method of storing data in binary form by creating dots inside a sheet of quartz glass. glass. The prototype glass devices currently have four layers of dots, can hold 40 megabytes per square inch and can endure fires, floods and tsunamis. Dell compatible?