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31/12/1999 The world gets ready for millennium bug in computer

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Y2K Bug: Much Ado About Nothing? | Retro Report | The New York Times

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The Y2K Scare | National Geographic

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Warrior News ~ Predictions For Y2K Millenium Bug

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Ten years ago the threat of the Y2K Bug caused panic and worry through the computing

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10 "Catastrophes" Caused by the Y2K Bug & What it Was | Nostalgia Nerd

Problems were anticipated because 20th-century software often represented the 4-digit year with only the final 2 digits, which made the year 2000 indistinguishable from 1900. However, companies worldwide checked and upgraded their computer systems to address the anticipated problems.