Video Cassettes — Boom or Bust?
|Author(s):||Gordon B. Thompson|
|Publisher:||Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers|
|Publication Date:||1 October 1971|
|Conference Date:||7 October 1971|
|Page(s):||24 - 29|
In order to set the analysis that follows in perspective, let us divide the field of video cassettes, etc., into three classes: the prerecorded sort of thing that emulates today's phonograph and audio cassette business, the "do-it-yourself" kind of business that is typified by the Port-a-Pac video-tape recorder and resembles the present day audio tape recorder, and finally an electronic delivery system.