Kiss The Floppy Good Bye

It took till now for the writable CD to rise, despite the floppy's obvious failings

The venerable floppy disk, a survivor from the dawn of personal computing, outlived its usefulness several years ago. Floppies were never a very reliable place to store important data. And at a time when even a modest PowerPoint presentation can top two megabytes, the 1.44 MB floppy is too small for many ordinary tasks.

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