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Rothenberg's Law: "Digital data will last forever or five years, whichever comes first."

A nice bit of prognostication, back in 1999:

https://www.clir.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/ensuring.pdf
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I would say not a very good bit of prognostication as I'm still viewing digital data from as far back as the 80's.
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