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Data Storage

Submission + - Mempile - Terabyte on a CD (

Erica Campbell writes: 25 YEARS AFTER THE cd a new optical-storage technology currently under development by an Israeli company will allow the equivalent of 250,000 high-quality MP3s or more than 115 DVD-quality movies or about 40 HD movies on a single CD-size medium. At 200 layers a disc, future versions of the technology will make it possible to store up to 5TB of data on one disc — the only question is, when will we find the time to watch all this content?

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