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    Microsoft unveils automated DNA storage and retrieval system

    However, the system took 21 hours to encode, store, then read back the 5-byte string 'HELLO'.
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    Re: Microsoft unveils automated DNA storage and retrieval system

    Quote Originally Posted by HEXUS View Post
    for now its DNA storage and retrieval system looks rather Heath Robinson / Rube Goldberg.
    Call me when they get one to look rather MacGyver...

    Quote Originally Posted by HEXUS View Post
    The machinery you see cost about $10,000 in off-the shelf parts.
    And we'll possibly be buying 100PB DNA Drives for under a grand in about ten years' time...
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    Re: Microsoft unveils automated DNA storage and retrieval system

    i see someone at MS has played the new Horizon Zero Dawn game :-D

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    Re: Microsoft unveils automated DNA storage and retrieval system

    So the real reason they can't be bothered with Windows. When will they be able to take our minds


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    Re: Microsoft unveils automated DNA storage and retrieval system

    Quote Originally Posted by AGTDenton View Post
    When will they be able to take our minds
    When will they be able to put mine in RAID with this list of actresses I fancy?
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