Month: October 2020

DVD player says no disc [Sony, Samsung]

through Milan Stanojevic Windows and software expert Milan has been passionate about PCs since his childhood, which led him to take an interest in all technologies related to PCs. Before joining WindowsReport, he worked as a front-end web developer. Read…

Synthetic DNA holds great promise for data storage

The European OligoArchive project is working on a proof of concept for synthetic DNA data storage. While this medium is theoretically unparalleled in terms of information density and longevity, it still comes up against technical limits that must be overcome….

Multi-state data storage leaving binary behind

Electronic data is being produced at breakneck speed. The total amount of data stored in data centers around the world is in the order of 10 zettabytes (one zettabyte equals one trillion gigabytes), and we estimate that this amount doubles…

New magnetic stripe technology makes data storage resistant to interference

Magnetic tape data storage may sound delightfully retro, but it is actually still widely used for archival purposes thanks to its high data density. Today, researchers at the University of Tokyo made a magnetic tape using a new material, which…