Analogue vs Digital: Information Storage

NextNature.net
April 20th 2015

In search for information, people once used to go to libraries. Fortunately, there were librarians helping you to find the information you were looking for. Although libraries are not (yet) extinct, the internet is trying to take over.

The world’s biggest online search engine data centers are enormous. Continuously they process all information to make sure you can access it anytime, anywhere. They are the brains of Mr. Google, the librarian that finds your information in less than a second.

From the Analogue vs Digital Memory Game.

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Greg
Posted 21/04/2015 – 20:54

It is a mistake to claim that "all information" is available in data centers. There is an enormous wealth of history, culture, and information, that has not (and likely will never be) digitized.

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