Who invented the zip disk?

Answer Iomega invented the Zip disk. It shipped on March 24,1995. The initial zip disk allowed 100 MB of data to be stored. The second generation of the zip disk was shipped in December of 1998; it stored... Read More »

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When was the floppy disk invented?

Dr. Yoshiro NakaMats invented the floppy disk in 1950 while he was a student at the University of Tokyo. After six Japanese corporations rejected NakaMats' request to produce the floppy disk, he g... Read More »

When was floppy disk invented?

IBM invented floppy disks in the early 1970s. They were 8 inches across and held a mere 100 KB of data. Shugart Associates introduced the 5.25-inch floppy in 1976 and Sony introduced the 3.5-inch f... Read More »

Who invented the floppy disk?

Dr. Yoshiro NakaMats created the initial technology for the floppy disk. He received patents for an early disk and disk drive in 1952. He licensed some of his patents to IBM in the 1970s. IBM intr... Read More »

When was blue - ray disk invented?

Blu-Ray is a format that directly supports DTS sound as opposed to DVD that can only emulate it through the player. This will most definitely affect sound playback, but many home viewers will not n... Read More »