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Western Dig's MAMR is so phat, it'll store 100TB on a hard drive by 2032

G2

"WDC has moved the final joint closer to the read/write head and called it a multi-stage micro actuator with finer track positioning capability."

quick search of Google.com/patents shows:

Multi-stage actuator with writer position determination capability

US 9019650

April 28, 2015

Inventors Ximin Shan, Jye Kai Chang, Sandeep Sequeira

Original Assignee Seagate Technology Llc

Filed: April 30, 2014

Seagate? hmmm, i thought we were talking about WDC here.

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