Reply to post: Re: Streaming wins

CURSE YOU, 'streaming' music services! I want a bloody CD

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: Streaming wins

>"I envy the digital generations who have none of that."

Obviously totally out of touch ....

In the mid-1990's a friend of our's went through the process of minimising their possessions, due in part to the itinerant nature of their work - basically apart from the mountain bike, everything had to fit in a backpack. A very interesting challenge as this was before highly capable laptops, e-books etc.

It made us laugh when in recent years the press have latched on to a new generation of 'minimalists' who think that because they had a laptop and/or kindle, they have only one possession even though it's (1TB plus) HDD is cluttered (by volume) with vast library's of ebooks and downloaded music and video...

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