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Hard Drive Failures - PC Hardware and Reviews - About.com
A hard drive is essentially a large device with magnetic storage media that is
encased on rigid platters. This allows the drive to store large amounts of data that
History of Sound Recoding - Inventors - About.com
A pioneer in the early history of magnetic tape recording, Semi Joseph Begun's
advancements in the magnetic tape field eventually provided the 3M company ...
Floppy Drive - PC Hardware and Reviews - About.com
Definition: Floppy Drive - Fixed magnetic media storage based an a flexible
media format that is portable. It has been phased out of most computers in favor
Linux System Administrator's Guide - Formatting
Formatting is the process of writing marks on the magnetic media that are used to
mark tracks and sectors. Before a disk is formatted, its magnetic surface is a ...
degauss - What is degauss - Linux - About.com
Definition: degauss: The term degauss means to erase magnetic media. They
work by creating magnetic fields thousands of times stronger than that used to ...