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It might have been the general consensus that the floppy disk, which was big in the 1980s, had had its day – but after the US government’s revelation that the technology remains in use at the Pentagon, enthusiasts wonder whether there is still a place for old tech in today’s hi-tech world?

Source: BBC Technology

Date: May 30th, 2016

Link: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36388265

Discussion

1) What is your oldest piece of “tech”, and why do you still have it?

2) When is it a good idea for a company to continue using “old” technology?

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