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Unlocking DNA to Build a Better Storage Device

Scientists are making progress in using DNA technology to develop devices capable of storing up to 10 million times more data than traditional options. Sounds futuristic, right? The reality is that we could be seeing this happen soon. Several properties in DNA are what's attracting researchers, such as its density, the free cost to copy, always readable code, and the affordable cost of ownership. Take a closer look at the pros and cons and recent breakthroughs from Microsoft and Georgia Tech.

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    How DNA Can Make Storing Data More Efficient

    DNA data storage might sound futuristic, but it's on the immediate horizon
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    DNA data storage might sound futuristic, but it's on the immediate horizon

    As the quantity of data generated worldwide continues to expand at an aggressive rate, researchers are looking for ultra-dense and ultra-durable …

    Recent DNA Breakthroughs

    Scientists claim big advance in using DNA to store data
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    Scientists claim big advance in using DNA to store data

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