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Monday, December 10, 2007
HDD progress
50 years ago, IBM started production on a 5Mb hard drive. The thing was the size of a large refrigerator, and slow as sin. It's price back then? $3,200 - per month. 50 years later, there's not many people that aren't toting around a 4GB USB thumb drive on their key chain. Yea, that's a 6,000 x increase!!!
Oh, how far we've come! Check out the article.



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