* Specialized audio playback systems including open-reel, minicassette
, miniature on-the-body, NT digital, and other analog and digital devices with playback speed, track configuration, and other features that match the type of recordings expected to be received in the laboratory.
The Pocket Memo is a minicassette
with a four-position switch that requires one hand only.
The device (literally) holding these plots together is the narrator's minicassette
recorder, but such postmodern curlicues are less important than the way all these stories come together in a finale that is devastatingly funny and unbearably sad.
* NEW BACKUP techniques also are available: minicassette
and digital audio tape systems, Bernoulli drives, mirroring and magneto-optical disk drives.
7:15-7:45 Along the way he uses his minicassette
recorder to dictate instructions to his secretary and employees.
For the live observations in the specialized setting, a sequence of "10-second observe" and "5-second record" intervals was paced by a prerecorded signal from a minicassette