A Collection of Imaginary Software

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Colourful floppy disks in a frame.

I’ve built myself a framed set of imaginary software. This is not available to buy in the shops. Mostly because some of the artwork is not my copyright. All the parts are listed if you want to build it yourself. Parts Floppy Disks Printer Labels Frame Background As part of my Floppy Disk Walkman project,…

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Podcasts on Floppy Disk

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Podcast on a floppy disk.

An old 3.5 inch floppy disk holds 1.44 MB of data. According to my calculations, that’s 1,424 KB blocks. For a total of 1,458,176 Bytes. Once formatted as FAT, you end up with 1,457,664 Bytes of storage. But how much audio can a floppy hold? (Here I mean wave based audio of human speech. It’s…

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