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These goliaths will make you nostalgic

“We might sometimes complain about the limitations of today’s technology, but there’s nothing like seeing photos of a 27Kg hard drive with a capacity of 5MB to put things into perspective.

PC Authority has toured the Computer History Museum in California, and has posted these fascinating photos, including monster 27Kg and 60Kg drives, and a SAGE air-defense system. Each SAGE housed an A/N FSQ-7 computer, which had around 60,000 vacuum tubes!”

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