Microsoft is looking to fix some of the world’s endless storage needs by using a brand new material for data: Nearly indestructible Quartz glass that can hold permanent copies of data. It’s called Project Silica internally, and Microsoft has been working on it for a while. The company explained in a blog post how it all works, and why it’s something companies will want to pay attention to in the future. Before you get too excited about getting your hands on a glass drive, or...

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