[rescue] $35 50gig drives

Joost van de Griek jvdg at sparcpark.net
Fri May 6 06:19:30 CDT 2005

On 2005-05-06 13:08, Lionel Peterson wrote:

> Wow, an early example of the Jobs Reality Distortion field:

Early?! This is 1999 we're talking about! The JRDF phenomenon has been
well-described since the early eighties.

> 3 x 30 = 90 Gigs, which is about 10 Gigs short of 100 Gigs outside the Jobs
> Reality Distortion Field;^)

Gigabytes, gibibytes, marketing-speak... Ever bought a 30 GB drive that
actually held 30 GB?

I tried sniffing coke once, but the ice cubes got stuck in my nose.
Joost van de Griek

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