This interview was online* for over 5 years on blip TV, a media platform for web series content. Regrettably, the company ceased operation in August 2015.
Ernie was a consultant to Back in a Flash, a revolutionary product introduced at the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The size of a USB flash drive, it not only backed up a computer automatically every day, but could recover from a crash, allowing the user to operate the crashed computer -- regardless of whether its operating system had been corrupted by a virus or its hard drive had failed.
* At http://blip.tv/tech-podcast-network-primary-channel/ces-2009-back-in-a-flash-1758855