Imagining The Fate Of Data After The Apocalypse

Here’s a cool article about an apocalypse scenario and what would happen to all the worlds data. We don’t really have anything in place currently that would bring us back to where we are now technologically if humanity re-entered the stone age.

IO9 – If modern civilization collapsed, could the survivors hope to rebuild using our massive stores of data? Unless we can come up with something way more permanent to put them on in the near future, we probably shouldn’t bank on it.

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