People are building increasingly huge hard drives inside of ‘Minecraft’

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The fad of building anything and everything in MInecraft may be far from its peak today, but that seems to mean that the people still building are the most dedicated — and they’re creating some of the most impressive stuff yet. That continues this week with the construction of a hard drive inside of Minecraft that’s said to be capable of storing 1KB of data. While that figure may sound low, the fact that it exists inside of a digital environment makes it an impressive creation. The 1KB drive gained attention earlier this week on Reddit, and according to Wired, it was built by Cody Littley, a PhD student at University of Texas at Austin.

Though this is far from the first Minecraft hard drive, it appears to be among the biggest made to…

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