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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Year_2000_problem

The Year 2000 problem, also known as the Y2K problem, the Millennium bug, the Y2K bug, or Y2K, was a computer bug related to the formatting and storage of calendar data. Problems were anticipated, and arose, because twentieth-century software ... He later said, "People were calling it CDC (Century Date Change), FADL ...

www.quora.com/Why-were-the-people-so-scared-of-the-Y2K-bug

Why did people hide inside the bunkers, stocked up food piles etc. So what it ... Y2K is the most popular and dangerous bug in the history of computer world.

www.vpcalendar.net/the-y2k-disaster-that-never-was.html

People also feared that our luxuries would be destroyed and that we would ... The scare consisted of the fear that the entire computer systems were going to fail  ...

www.britannica.com/technology/Y2K-bug

Mainframe computers, including those typically used to run insurance companies and banks, were thought to be subject to the most serious Y2K problems, but ...

time.com/3645828/y2k-look-back

Dec 31, 2014 ... The Y2K fuss began years ahead of the date in question. Back in 1998, the phrase ... So it's no wonder people were worried. Though we might ...

www.nytimes.com/1999/02/09/business/fear-of-the-year-2000-bug-is-a-problem-too.html

Feb 9, 1999 ... Fear of the Year 2000 Bug Is a Problem, Too ... 2000 computer problem, also known as the Millennium Bug and Y2K, probably should have .... ''I think we were the only people who did it,'' one of the Spokane organizers, Larry ...

www.eonline.com/news/541614/remember-when-everyone-thought-the-world-was-going-to-end-with-y2k

May 15, 2014 ... Y2K GIF. REMEMBER WHEN...Titanic and Leo DiCaprio were the kings of the box office? How We Remember It. Jenna Mullins, E! Loves ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why+Were+People+Scared+of+Y2K%3F&v=ddzbxJasID4
Jul 7, 2014 ... All these people that were terrified of the y2k bug must feel like idiots now. .... Hmm my point is Y2k is funny everybody was scared of what was ...

www.techrepublic.com/blog/classics-rock/y2k-the-new-years-disaster-that-never-happened

Jan 2, 2009 ... People actually believed that the world was coming to an end. ... Mix that in with religious fear and fervor of those who were expecting the ...

rationalwiki.org/wiki/Y2K

Jun 27, 2017 ... 5.1 Y2K38; 5.2 People still preparing for Y2K ... Banks were certainly alarmed at the notion, as a failure in their interest calculation systems ... While the Y2K scare can be credited for many companies doing significant data ...