Beyond the DVD: holographic storage

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#1

I just posted the article Beyond the DVD: holographic storage.

Cnet has an intresting story about the follow up of the DVD. This new technology is based on the concept that data is stored as patterns of light in three dimensions instead of as 0s and 1s on a…

Read the full article here:  [http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/4030-Beyond-the-DVD-holographic-storage.html](http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/4030-Beyond-the-DVD-holographic-storage.html)

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#2

Yep i want it now too!! :frowning: But i guess i wont have fot the next 4-5 years … maybe Santa will get me one ! :4


#3

This is old news really. S imilar concept was mooted on BBC1s “Tomorrows World” many, many years ago. I believe they called it the Cube, and not surprisingly it was a cube read by two lasers and of course it was 3D. Needless to say it also was tiny.