They fell out of daily use in most offices many years ago and you can no longer buy a new computer equipped with a drive to read them, but the US government still relies, in part, on 3.5in floppy discs
Online trolls tricked Xbox One owners into "bricking" their new consoles with instructions promising to unlock new features but actually sending devices into an endless loop of reboots that renders them useless
One of the pioneers of computer programming, the creator of the first ever compiler and a Rear Admiral in the US Navy, Grace Murray Hopper, has been honoured with a Google doodle today, on what would have been her 107th birthday
Spotify has reportedly signed an exclusive deal that will bring Led Zeppelin's back catalogue to the streaming service. The New York TImes reports the deal will be announced at an event today, where it's believed Spotify will also unveil its plans for an extended free music service for mobile users.