Month: November 2017

How DNA Will Solve Our Data Storage Problem

In the summer of 1971, Frank Zappa was playing in front of a packed house inside the Swiss casino in Montreux when a fan launched a flare and set the hall on fire. Zappa, wielding his Gibson guitar like an…

How long will your media really last?

The sad truth about data storage is that no data storage medium will last forever. Most are quickly replaced by a new method of storage. But how long will your preferred storage method last? How long do you have before…