Pic: One gigabyte over 20 years


One the left, a one gigabyte IBM hard drive circa 1987. On the right, a one gigabyte SD card circa the last sale at Best Buy, before they got all the latest Micro-SD stuff in stock. Twenty years equals about twenty pounds from the looks of things. Found via Forever Geek.

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