US Forgets How To Make Trident Missiles
I wonder what media they were using to store the information. If there are a lot of computer files for this then the question I have is did they consider constantly upgrading the storage media? NASA has lost 20% of the Viking Lander data, I read recently, and I suspect it is simply a case of either the media going bad or not having the ability to decode the format.
It would be unlikely the data on Fogbank was not maintained. It may have been mislabled but that would be by accident and not design. I imagine there is the possibility of espionage having happened in this case.
The Man Who Went Through 11 Xbox 360s
Exactly. I think it is either a hoax or fraud. I have a 360 and yes my first one bricked. I am in a group of Halo 2 players and of the couple of dozen people on the mailing list I think I am the only one that had that issue. The new machine has been going strong for a year now. I changed where I placed it. I think they are probably sensitive to heat buildup.
Justin is probably wrapping it in fire retardent and sticking it in the back of his plywood entertainment center where all the exhaust fans of his other equipment radiate! But that is just mere speculation.