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US nuclear force still uses floppy disks ...
« on: May 26, 2016, 10:57:28 AM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-36385839

What's amusing (to me) is that the BBC News article had to explain (for its younger readers) what a floppy disk was :)

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Re: US nuclear force still uses floppy disks ...
« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2016, 08:19:48 PM »
I have just been to BBC Leicester to appear on a programme all about this. Unfortunately due to something important going on in the USA my bit got cancelled. :(

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Re: US nuclear force still uses floppy disks ...
« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2016, 03:28:33 PM »
I was gutted! I listened in from 7:00pm on the BBC world service and was waiting for your segment.......and it never happened...booo