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What really happened in Y2K? [APR 04, 2017]

As the year 2000, ‘Y2K’ – approached, many feared that computer programs storing year values as two-digit figures (such as 99) would cause problems. There is a widespread belief that the millennium bug was a myth, invented by rapacious consultants as a way to make money. What was the truth? What, if anything, happened? Have we learnt all the right lessons?

Lecture Date: Tuesday, 4th April 2017 – 6:00pm at The Museum of London, 150 London Wall, London, EC2Y 5HN

No reservations are required for this lecture. It will be run on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
Doors will open 30 minutes before the start of the lecture.

 

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