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I like these comments.
I've always had a music collection. Originally this was in the form of vinyl records (and 4 track tape). The anticipation of the CD by music buffs was quite frenzied. I can remember going into my record shop and explaining all this to the owner whose comment was "It won't catch on". At that time the videotape format wars were going on.
MP3s are interesting technology but in my view a backward step.
ZIP drives were a good idea - the implementation was abysmal.
On the subject of hard drives the first IBM PC had none so booting up and loading some useful software took multiple 170k disks. The first hard drive available was 5mb - they were unreliable but a game changer (they all failed prematurely but by the time they did we were up to 20mb from memory).
Like you I'm a huge fan of SSD.
Your post has made me think about robotics and AI. Yes it's all computers (so is the Internet for that matter) but these are quite sophisticated applications.
Peter Wasser

"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts." - Bertrand Russell


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