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Most Famous and Disastrous Programming Bug (Y2K Bug)

The Year 2000 problem (also known as the Y2K problem, the Millennium bug, the Y2K bug, or simply Y2K) was a problem for both digital (computer-related) and non-digital documentation and data storage situations which resulted from the practice of abbreviating a four-digit(2000) year to two digits(00). Y2K was the common abbreviation for the year 2000 software problem. The abbreviation combines … Read more