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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #1 on: 23:28, 19 October 12 »
I can see it now. I turn on my Cray-4000 Mega Cluster Neuron Computer, press Control and Enter and it says "Press play then any key" on the screen. :D

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #2 on: 23:55, 19 October 12 »
Something for the FW 3.1 project to consider, if it wants to move forward.  :D
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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #3 on: 00:09, 20 October 12 »
Something as big as 100TB to store?
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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #4 on: 13:00, 20 October 12 »
just you wait we get floppy disks again... :P  I hope 3" will stick on this time.

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #5 on: 13:15, 20 October 12 »
I can see it now. I turn on my Cray-4000 Mega Cluster Neuron Computer, press Control and Enter and it says "Press play then any key" on the screen. :D

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Are you planning on doing a batch of those super duper Cray-4000 Mega Cluster Neuron Computers? Oh! And do they have edge or centronics connectors?  ;D

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #6 on: 14:40, 20 October 12 »
Yeah, I just need to work out how to connect 4 Million Z80s in parallel first.

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #7 on: 19:23, 20 October 12 »
Do they still stretch if I leave them in a sunny window? Although I am probably safe in Ireland...

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #8 on: 13:24, 23 October 12 »
just you wait we get floppy disks again... :P  I hope 3" will stick on this time.


Sadly it might be the 8" which sticks.  :o
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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #9 on: 13:55, 23 October 12 »
I found they all stick. Especially if you left them in direct sunlight :)

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #10 on: 20:54, 23 October 12 »
Bah, just souped-up microdrives. I bet Sinclair is behind this. Just wait for the tape to be caught in the edges.

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Re: Tapes comeback!.
« Reply #11 on: 21:31, 23 October 12 »
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I bet Sinclair is behind this
Epic fail ensues*


The microdrive is back...


*hilarity ensues too...