News tagged with hard disk

Million-year storage solution is set in stone

( -- A sapphire hard disk can last one million years and resolve a problem worrying archaeologists. Thursday, Patrick Charton of the French nuclear waste management agency ANDRA, presented a way out of data storage ...

dateJul 13, 2012 in Other weblog
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What Comes After Hard Drives?

( -- The ability to store and retrieve data is an important component of today's computers, as well as other modern electronic devices such as cell phones, video game consoles, and camcorders. Since their invention ...

dateOct 23, 2009 in Hardware feature
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Physicists create new 3D microchip

Scientists from the University of Cambridge have created, for the first time, a new type of microchip which allows information to travel in three dimensions. Currently, microchips can only pass digital information in a very ...

dateJan 30, 2013 in General Physics
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