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If you own a Mac, you'd better read this article (link found at www.year2000.com):
Then, you'd better surf on over to Apple's web-site.
-- Buddy Y. (email@example.com), September 28, 1998
Good info, but when you get there, you may need to hit the browser [Refresh] button once or twice to get the text to load.
First economic analysis I've seen about the storage space issue. I think the "time" issue in the early and mid 60's and 70's was equally important though, any trick or shortcut that could be done to speed up data entry and processing was used.
-- Robert A. Cook, P.E. (Kennesaw, GA) (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 29, 1998.