Are Floppy Disks becoming obsolete?

Answer They are now obsolete - all our new machines at the College don't have floppy drives.Floppy discs are floppy by the way - it's only the case that's stiff - try opening one up and having a look.

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Are CDS becoming obsolete?

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Floppy disks or Cds.?

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How do floppy disks work?

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How to Recycle 5.25" Floppy Disks?

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