Betamax: the punchline for over a decades-worth of VHS-center comedy bits and most format wars. However, Sony's Beta cassettes can still be bought in Japan. Just about. Sony's announced that it's finally, finally, finally going to stop selling the cassettes. No need to rush to Tokyo just yet, as y...
November 10th 2015 at 2:01am
It's hard to believe, what with modern Macs abandoning even SuperDrives en masse, but way, way back in the late 1970s, programs on the original Apple II came on these. My, how far we've come.
[Photo credit: Jim Abeles]
March 25th 2014 at 7:00pm
Make has the perfect use for all those old cassette holders you have cluttering up the place. Though this still doesn't help me get rid of all my Betamax tapes.