According to The Register, 24-year old Sainul Abideen has developed a paper-based storage system that is “one tenth of the cost of a CD, he claims, while offering 131 times the storage capacity).”

From the sound of it, the system appears to be somewhat similar to QR Codes and other newfangled bar code-type technologies currently in use in parts of the world other than here, but Abideen’s “Rainbow Versitile Disc” can apparently store far more amounts of data than those — between 90 and 450GB

[via engadget]

According to The Register, 24-year old Sainul Abideen has developed a paper-based storage system that is “one tenth of the cost of a CD, he claims, while offering 131 times the storage capacity).”

From the sound of it, the system appears to be somewhat similar to QR Codes and other newfangled bar code-type technologies currently in use in parts of the world other than here, but Abideen’s “Rainbow Versitile Disc” can apparently store far more amounts of data than those — between 90 and 450GB

[via engadget]