Re: [NTLK] Convincing argument against MS

From: SlashDevNull (
Date: Mon Jun 10 2002 - 09:48:11 EDT


  Try calling a video production company, maybe the video editing department
in a TV station. BetaMax is NOT dead. BetaMax is HUGE in the video editing

  Well, until Firewire and digital video kills them. But BetaMax carved out
a nice little niche. The blank tapes will not be hard to find.


> As a friend of obsolete/outmoded/unloved/forgotten technology, I'd like to
> state that it's easier to find old CED disks than it is to find sealed Beta
> blanks these days...grrrrrr...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: hal9000x []
> Sent: Sunday, June 09, 2002 7:04 AM
> To:
> Cc: hal9000x
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] Convincing argument against MS
> I just got a little used Sony BetaMax from a friend. Do you know of a
> source for blank BM tapes?
> Thanks
> William
> On Sunday, June 9, 2002, at 09:46 AM, PaulMmn wrote:
>> I guess I'll have to go and watch a video on my BetaMax

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