The latest reports put inflation at 7% (as of December 2021). The media and government narrative has changed over the last year, and inflation is here to stay - only the Costco hotdog has managed to survive inflation so far.
In the last two years alone, the United States government has increased the money supply by more than 37%, thereby devaluing the US dollar for every person and country who relies on it as a store of value for conducting daily business.
The IDC Estimates that by 2025, world data volume creation will reach 175 Zettabytes. As they allude to in their report - if you could store all of that data on DVD’s - that stack of DVD’s would circle the earth 222 times. It’s an astronomical number.