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Betacam

(ˈbiːtəˌkæm)
n
(Film) trademark a high-quality professional video system
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The Betamax came out around the same time as the VHS player.
Although it was released many months before rival VHS, Betamax would eventually lose the video recording race.
One thing the auto industry doesn't want is be caught in a "Betamax" moment.
The 48-minute documentary had been in hibernation for 32 years, until a Betamax tape resurfaced recently, said Co, one of the makers of the movie.
1975 10 MAY Sony introduced the Betamax videocassette recorder - but it didn't catch on.
THIRTY years ago, when I was a starry-eyed teenager, I got an old Betamax video - if you remember them - of Liverpool beating Nottingham Forest 5-0 at Anfield.
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Plaintiff MCA/Universal argued that Sony's Betamax video recorder infringed the studio's copyrights by allowing consumers to make copies of its movies and asked that sales of the machine be blocked.
One of my friends was mad on Betamax, said it was better than VHS.
Betamax, Danny Christmas, Amira B and Flapjak will also hit the stage for performances sure to have singletons embracing their lonely place in the world instead of sulking over it.
The debate over which format was better -- VHS versus Betamax -- is now really over and it's time to get any video of any station events off these formats and into the cloud.
Part of the 80s was also the Betamax? Did you have one?