CNET: Startup packs all 16GB of Wikipedia onto DNA strands to demonstrate new storage tech

CNET: Startup packs all 16GB of Wikipedia onto DNA strands to demonstrate new storage tech. “Computer storage technology has moved from wires with magnets to hard disks to 3D stacks of memory chips. But the next storage technology might use an approach as old as life on earth: DNA. Startup Catalog announced Friday it’s crammed all of the text of Wikipedia’s English-language version onto the same genetic molecules our own bodies use.”

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