ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 04, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at the "information overload," which results from the gap between the volume of information and making sense of it, examined.
(Wayne, New Jersey: Erin Hayes) The disappearance of recorded material for history lost when computers and software are junked examined; scenes shown from a warehouse. [MicroExchange Corporation Warren TALSMA - says the thrown-out computers are fairly new.] [WOMAN, National Archives Ken THIBODEAU - say information cannot be preserved or used if in format.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment previewed.
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