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 Storage expert warns of short life span for CDs

Scary article for those of us who have backup files on CD!

"Unlike pressed original CDs, burned CDs have a relatively short life span of between two to five years, depending on the quality of the CD," Gerecke said in an interview this week. "There are a few things you can do to extend the life of a burned CD, like keeping the disc in a cool, dark space, but not a whole lot more."
Storage expert warns of short life span for burned CDs - Computerworld

 (Submitted by Noel Wed Jan 11, 2006 )

  


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