Studying Floppies with an Oscilloscope

(*3*) There’s numerous information on magnetic media that can quickly be misplaced perpetually, as floppies weren’t actually made to sit down in attics and basements for many years and nonetheless paintings. [Chris Evans] and [Phil Pemberton] had to learn some disks(*10*) that reportedly contained supply code for a number of BBC Micro video games, together… Continue reading Studying Floppies with an Oscilloscope

The Legacy Of The Floppy Still Looms Over Windows

We not use floppy disks at the overwhelming majority of computer systems, however a up to date Old New Thing weblog submit from Microsoft sheds gentle on one in their conceivable sudden legacies. It turns out Windows disk cache pieces expire after two seconds, and because the submit explains this has its beginning within the… Continue reading The Legacy Of The Floppy Still Looms Over Windows