ColdWetDog writes: It's the end of another calendar year and time for all sorts of retrospective pieces. Instead of going back to last year or even last decade, MacWorld has a quick slide show on the The Evolution of Hard Drives which, more accurately would be described as "A Dozen Pictures of Ancient Magnetic Storage Devices". Still and all, it might be interesting to those young'uns who think that 10 Gigabytes is small.
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.