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Last Call for the VCR

Do you remember what a big deal it was when you got your first VCR?

Do you remember how great it was when you wanted to watch the latest episode of… 969 more words

Videocassette Recorders: The Last Rewind

Hold on to your remote control, Grandpa. The last VCR has rolled off the assembly line. The only remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCRs, … 140 more words

Business

A Trip Down Memory (Movie) Lane!

Anyone still remember what VCR’s are? If you do, then props to you! VCR’s were those rectangular prisms that you put in your tv to watch movies. 121 more words

Lifestyle

VCRs no longer being made

This one shows my age, the VCR. I read the report out of Bloomberg Technology the other day that the last Japanese company, Funai Electronics, the last known major company still producing these old devices, will discontinue their production, closing a door on the old school technology.  155 more words

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Betamax Tapes Going Off The Market: This Post Was Not Written In 1988

You may remember the videotape format wars of the 1980s, where VHS eventually triumphed over Betamax, making that one family on your street who couldn’t borrow videos from everyone else feel very silly. 180 more words

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