Tag: data

15
Mar

Tiny glass discs can store a whopping 360 TB of data for billions of years

If you keep all your designs, photos, or writing on a computer, you know that it’s important to have a backup just in case. Relying on sturdy, state-of-the-art hard drives to store our most valuable data is almost always an unwise decision. These devices are often at risk of disk rot or data rot, and are often fragile and susceptible to the elements.Continue Reading..

10
Jun

What happens on the Internet in real-time

What’s the most popular internet activity? Both social networking (37 minutes per day) and email (33 minutes) are at the top. But how much really happens in that time? By the time you finish reading this sentence, there will have been over 200,000 new Facebook posts, 22,000+ new tweets, 7,000 app downloaded, and about $9,000 worth of items sold on Amazon; depending on your reading speed, of course.Continue Reading..

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