A terabyte on your desktop

Hitachi have just announced a 1 terabyte hard drive for $399.

According to How Much Information?, this is 1,000,000,000,000 bytes OR 1012 bytes. 1 Terabyte equals 50000 trees made into paper and printed; 2 Terabytes “An academic research library”, and 10 Terabytes “The print collections of the U.S. Library of Congress.”

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