VHS tape used a far simpler loading mechanism than Beta, rewound faster, and was available from a wider range of manufacturers. Betamax was licensed by Sony, with only a few players on the market outside of Sony – this was in the pre-open-source days, when proprietary technology keys were considered the best method for securing marketshare. … Read More
End of an Era: VHS is dead!
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