Tape

04.30.14
Sony's 185TB data tape puts your hard drive to shame
04.30.14

Sony's 185TB data tape puts your hard drive to shame

It's hard for magnetic data tapes to stand out from the crowd in an era when it's easy to load up...

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09.13.13
Compact cassette turns 50, puts a tear in Soundwave's eye
09.13.13

Compact cassette turns 50, puts a tear in Soundwave's eye

Forget the MP3 player, or even the Walkman -- the real instigator of the portable audio revolution...

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04.15.13
YouTube lets you relive the old-school look of VHS -- in HD
04.15.13

YouTube lets you relive the old-school look of VHS -- in HD

Sure, watching YouTube videos in HD is great when you want clarity, but maybe you've been yearning...

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07.24.12
Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)
07.24.12

Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)

We've seen some ambitious Blinkenwalls in our time. Nearly all of the attention is unsurprisingly...

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11.15.11
Dinosaur Jr. reissuing first three albums on cassette, harnessing the latest jurassic technology
11.15.11

Dinosaur Jr. reissuing first three albums on cassette, harnessing the latest jurassic technology

Forget your Google Musics and Spotifys -- J Mascis, indie rock's favorite guitar-shredding gray h...

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05.18.11
3M Uniformity Tape improves lighting quality on LED edge-lit LCDs, lowers production costs
05.18.11

3M Uniformity Tape improves lighting quality on LED edge-lit LCDs, lowers production costs

Ever seen a display like the one on the left? That's long been a pesky phenomenon -- known as "hea...

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10.22.10
Sony pulls the plug on cassette Walkmans in Japan, makes epic mixtape
10.22.10

Sony pulls the plug on cassette Walkmans in Japan, makes epic mixtape

A cassette Walkman may now be nothing more than a puzzling artifact to some, but for those of a cer...

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06.14.10
Samsung's 7-inch 'Galaxy Tape' to run Android 2.2 on 1.2GHz A8 processor?
06.14.10

Samsung's 7-inch 'Galaxy Tape' to run Android 2.2 on 1.2GHz A8 processor?

More details about Samsung's new tablet have emerged courtesy of Tinh te and from what it claims is...

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05.19.10
Japanese gurus unveil 50TB magnetic tape cartridges, are officially 'taking it way back'
05.19.10

Japanese gurus unveil 50TB magnetic tape cartridges, are officially 'taking it way back'

It's comical, really -- we can't get a decently powerful Atom to save our lives, but the absolutely...

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