Thursday June 06, 2013

The History Of The Hard Drive

The fellas over at ThinkComputers have put together a brief write up on the History Of The Hard Drive.

In 1953, engineers in IBM’s California-based laboratory invented the very first hard drive. Since that first disk drive, technological advances have been made at an astonishing rate, with data capacity increasing and size and price decreasing exponentially, year on year. 60 years on, the hard drives of today are unrecognizable from the first models, which took up an entire room.