…………. . Because of this lack of foresight, there will be huge problems after the last day of the year 1999 if no solutions have been found by then. Many computers will be unable to interpret dates past that date. For example, the year 2000, shown as "00," will be read as 1900.
A)To save memory, computer programmers originally represented years by the last two digits.
B)For all their apparent complexity, digital computers are basically simple machines.
C)The cost of fixing the world’s computers in time for the millennium may approach $1 trillion.
D)Programs, also called software, are detailed sequences of instructions directing the computer hardware to perform operations.
E)Programmers are hard at work fixing the so-called "millennium bug" before it causes damage.