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Happy B’Day Ray Dolby: The Man Who Engineered Mankind’s Entertainment Desires  Dazeinfo

Ray Dolby, the founder of Dolby Laboratories, was an American engineer and an inventor of the noise reduction system known as Dolby NR.

Obituary of Kenneth R. Strong  The Union of Grass Valley

It is with great love and sadness that we announce the passing of Kenneth R. Strong. Ken passed away on December 26, 2018 in Penn Valley, CA where he.

The Union of Grass Valley
Former Mayor Don Carroll laid to rest  Alamogordo Daily News

ALAMOGORDO - Longtime Alamogordo mayor Donald Carroll was laid to rest Friday. Rosary and funerary *service* were held at St. Jude Parish on College St in ...

Alamogordo Daily News
Ampex sign removal triggers public backlash | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

After Stanford University began dismantling the long-standing Ampex sign in Redwood City last week, numerous residents, former employees and others who ...

San Mateo Daily Journal
Ampex sign comes down | Letters To Editor  San Mateo Daily Journal

Editor,. What possible attachment do people have to the Ampex sign and the opinion that it adds nothing to the community/city? For the 40 or so years I worked ...

San Mateo Daily Journal
Paranotek Partners with AMPEX Data Systems to Ensure the Security of Future Digital Recorders  PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Paranotek, LLC a wholly owned subsidiary of WorldFlix, Inc. (OTC: WRFX), announces a revenue producing ...

PR Newswire
Paranotek Teams Up with AMPEX Data Systems for High Value Data Intelligence and Security  Read IT Quik

Ampex provides integrated data acquisition and recording systems for commercial aviation; and these environmentally-toughened systems deliver machine ...

Read IT Quik
Fast-growing restaurant franchisee adds $232M to top line through acquisitions  Dallas Business Journal

Ampex Brands has added 77 Pizza Huts and 52 KFCs to its portfolio, driving new sales.

Dallas Business Journal
Your letters...  Henley Standard

Sir, — I enjoy living in Henley and will no doubt, in due course, die here. But I have no immediate plans to do so and in any event would prefer not to be...

Henley Standard
Local Pizza Huts give back to first responders, hospitals, and shelters  WNEM Saginaw

Thanksgiving is coming a little early to some Michigan communities.

WNEM Saginaw
Les Paul and the invention of multitrack recording  PSNEurope

Looking back on the genius of Les Paul, as featured in this month's Genius!4 magazine.

Tape recording was introduced 70 years ago today  Recode

A case of insomnia led to the introduction of tape recording — and, by extension, the entire home media business.

How Bing Crosby and the Nazis Helped to Create Silicon Valley  New Yorker

The nineteen-forties Bing Crosby hit “White Christmas” is a key part of the national emotional regression that occurs every Christmas. Between Christmases ...

New Yorker
The undocumented workers who built Silicon Valley  Washington Post

Undocumented workers have been foundational to the rise of our most vaunted hub of innovative capitalism.

Washington Post
Please rewind: A final farewell to the VCR  ABC Local

The era of the VCR is coming to a close, but its impact on the way we consume and produce *content* has been profound.

ABC Local
Ted Dabney, Co-Founder Of Atari And Video Game Pioneer, Dies At 81  90.5 WESA

As Samuel Dabney told it, the whole thing began with pizza parlors. Dabney, who generally went by Ted, and Nolan Bushnell had been working together at an.

90.5 WESA
Dispute over Redwood City harbor | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

After years of disagreement over alleged permit violations at Redwood City's Westpoint Harbor, its owner and officials with the Bay Conservation and ...

San Mateo Daily Journal
The Long, Final Goodbye of the VCR  The New York Times

Yes, there was a company still manufacturing VCRs. It has decided it's time to stop.

The New York Times
The Inventor of Videotape Recorders Didn't Live to See Blockbuster's Fall  Smithsonian

As far as Charles Ginsberg was concerned, the video tape was.

Fast-growing franchisee to double its HQ as it consolidates in Dallas-Fort Worth  Dallas Business Journal

Fast-growing franchisee Ampex Brands has decided to acquire a Richardson office building, which will give it a place in North Texas to double its headquarters ...

Dallas Business Journal
From a college dropout to a $54 billion fortune — the incredible rags-to-riches story of Oracle founder Larry Ellison  Business Insider

As a child, Larry Ellison's adoptive father repeatedly told him that he was good for nothing. He didn't listen.

Business Insider
In Memoriam: The VCR, 1956–2016  ThinkProgress

This is the third in a series of obituaries which used to just be for late, maybe-great clothing retailers and the symbols they once provided, but now includes ...

This Week In Tech History: The Mother Of All Demos  Forbes

This week's milestones in the history of technology.

The House That Hendrix Built: Inside the Birth of the Record Plant  RollingStone.com

It was the winter of 1967–68, and Jimi Hendrix was looking for a recording studio in New York. His second album, Axis: Bold as Love, was an FM-radio favorite ...

Google has avoided death by genericide for now—but not these brands  Fast Company

You may use the word “google” every time you need to look up how to bathe a hedgehog or look up the meaning of “Mamihlapinatapai” on the internet, but today ...

Fast Company
Rewinding to Betamax: The path to consumers’ “right to record”  Ars Technica

In the spring of 1978, the program guide published by a Los Angeles public television station contained more than just schedules; it told viewers when they ...

Ars Technica
The Surprisingly High-Tech Super Bowl I Broadcast  Gizmodo

When footage of CBS's 1967 coverage of Super Bowl I first emerged from the ashes seven years ago, sports historians reacted with glee. Long considered one ...

How Ford Helped Invent The 8-Track  Jalopnik

Sync isn't Ford's only pioneering automotive entertainment technology. On this day in 1965, Ford first offered factory-installed 8-track tape players with tapes ...

$6.5 Billion Magnetic Tape Market - Global Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Trends, & Forecast up to 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Magnetic Tape Market - Global Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Trends, & Forecast up to 2022" report has been added to ...

Business Wire
Governor Abbott announces committee to support the military  EastTexasMatters.com

Wednesday, Governor Abbott issued an executive order establishing the Governor's Committee to Support the Military.

WNAMM10: Tape Emulations For UAD-2  Sonic State

Universal Audio announces partnership with Ampex Corporation to develop magnetic tape emulations.

Sonic State
Famous tech people at age 25  Business Insider

To prove the point that there is no one way to success, we've compiled a list of paths taken by some of the most successful people in the world of technology.

Business Insider
NGC Certifies New York Bank Hoard of Morgan Dollars  CoinNews.net

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified the New York Bank Hoard, a group of 16000 Morgan Dollars that had been stored in sealed US Treasury ...

Universal Audio Announces UAD Software v6.0, Ampex ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder Plug-In, More  SonicScoop

Universal Audio has today launched a major software update – UAD v6.0 – and a brand-new plug-in… UAD Ampex ATR-102. The Ampex ATR-102 Mastering ...

The President's Stereo  Forbes

Early in my career, I served as Product Manager of Consumer Products for the Stromberg-Carlson Company. One day in January 1961 I received a call at work ...

Oracle Co-Founder Guitarist Ed Oates & CHOC'D Performs Live on the Jennylyn Show & KMVT15 Mountain View - Press Release  Digital Journal

Sep. 13, 2018 / PRZen / MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Oracle Co-Founder, Edward Oates, lead guitarist in the highly acclaimed band CHOC'D, is performing live on ...

Digital Journal
Atari co-founder and video game pioneer ‘Ted’ Dabney dies at 81  Digital Trends

Samuel “Ted” Dabney, one of the earliest pioneers of the gaming industry and a co-founder of Atari, passed away May 26 after a battle with cancer. He was 81.

Digital Trends
April 14, 2017  KALW

Today is Friday April 14, 2017 The 104th day of 2017-- 261 left Sunrise this morning 6:34 a.m. set: 7:45 p.m. 13:11 hours of daylight Moonrise: 11:06 p.m..

The Band’s ‘Music From Big Pink’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know  RollingStone.com

Given that Music From Big Pink came out in the turbulent summer of 1968, it's tempting to frame the album as a set of soothing sounds for troubled times. Don't ...

TV History Thursday: Getting In on the Ground Floor Cheaply, 70 Years Ago  Ricochet.com

It's 1948. After the war, it seemed like everyone was impatient for television to reach them, but incredible as it seems now, radio station owners had a hard time ...

Ray Dolby: Inventor whose noise-reduction technology transformed sound reproduction  The Independent

Ray Dolby was the inventor whose name has become synonymous with high fidelity sound in music and film. He was the creator of the Dolby Noise Reduction ...

The Independent
Larry Ellison: the maverick billionaire who wants to live forever | lovemoney.com  lovemoney.com

Larry Ellison co-founded what is now the second largest software company in the world, Oracle Corporation, in 1977. He is now one of the richest people in the ...

The Beatles’ Esher Demos: The Lost Basement Tapes That Became the White Album  RollingStone.com

Rob Sheffield's book Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World is a celebration of the band, from the longtime Rolling Stone ...

Silicon Valley’s Secret Involves Proximity, Stolen Parts, and the Kindness of Strangers, Say Atari Alumni  IEEE Spectrum

Nolan Bushnell, Al Alcorn, and other Atari alumni tell the Silicon Valley secrets that made Atari, Apple, Dolby, Oracle, and other companies possible.

IEEE Spectrum
Global Intellectual Property Attorney Hourly Rate Report 2017: IP Highest Hourly Rates in 2016 - 2017  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, March 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Intellectual Property Attorney Hourly Rate Report ...

Hear Glen Campbell’s ‘Any Old Time’ From Lost Elvis Demos  Rolling Stone

In 1966, two of the most important and influential entertainers of their generation were at very different points in their respective careers. Elvis Presley, who ...

Rolling Stone
Prince Album of Previously Unreleased Material Coming in September (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

Last week, two days before the second anniversary of Prince's death, his estate released a bounty of new stuff celebrating his work and his relationship with his ...

History of NBC12  WWBT NBC12 News

What would become NBC12 signed on the air on Sunday, April 29, 1956. At the time it was WRVA-TV and it was a CBS affiliate. Over the years that followed, the ...

Genius!2: Rein Narma and the Fairchild 660/670 #23  PSNEurope

Designed by American engineer/designer Rein Narma in 1959, the Fairchild 660 (one mono channel) and 670 (two channels, stereo linked) are widely ...

These 16 insanely successful college dropouts show you don't need a degree  Business Insider

Getty Images / Noam Galai As a new crop of high-school grads prepares for adulthood, a life-changing decision comes into focus: when, where, and whether to ...

Business Insider
Eight men own as much wealth as half the world, here's who they are  The News Minute

Year after year, one of the markers of how well an economy is doing is also the profits that the businesses make in the country. But what this data doesn't show ...

The News Minute
How Sam Phillips Invented the Sound of Rock and Roll  Popular Mechanics

If rock and roll is a religion, then Sun Studio is one of its holiest temples. The walls of this garage-turned-recording-studio in Memphis reverberate with the ...

Popular Mechanics
Larry Ellison shows his love for the beach front at Malibu: buying up several parcels of it  Jewish Business News

When you have a personal fortune estimated to be more than forty billion dollars you can buy more or less what you want. And this is what Ellison appears to be ...

Jewish Business News
Larry Ellison Is A Billionaire Today Thanks To The CIA  Business Insider

The CIA was the customer that launched Oracle, cofounder Larry Ellison said on stage Sunday night during the opening keynote for the company's massive ...

Business Insider
Born poor, now self-made billionaires - Rediff.com Business  Rediff

Meet the inspiring people who struggled against all odds to make it big. | Born poor, now self-made billionaires.

APMEX  CoinWeek

APMEX is one of the nation's largest and most active precious metal dealers. Our customer *service* reputation is unmatched by any other precious metals dealer.

Ecstatic Purification - e-flux Architecture  E-Flux

A narcotic nimbus floats above us. As revealed in the 2012 report “Airborne Psychotropic Substances Monitored in Eight Big Italian Cities: Burdens and ...

11 eye-opening facts about Oracle | V3  V3.co.uk

The CIA, an accounting scandal and bare-faced lying: a short and selective history of Oracle.

Les Paul | Career Timeline | American Masters  NewsHour

“The Wizard of Waukesha” took up his first instrument, a harmonica, at age eight. By 13, he was performing. His incredible trajectory is thoroughly explored in ...

The White Album Box Set: A Detailed Guide to the Most Significant Beatles Release in Decades  PEOPLE.com

A detailed guide to the most historically significant tracks on the new box set celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' White Album.

KHSE/Dallas Sold; KQV/Pittsburgh Files To Go Noncommercial  All Access Music Group


All Access Music Group
The Incredible Life Of Oracle Billionaire Larry Ellison  Business Insider

Ellison was born on August 17, 1944, on the Lower East Side of New York City. After he contracted pneumonia as a baby, his mother was unable to care for him, ...

Business Insider
A look at TV’s instant replay through the years  Denver Post

Television replay reshaped the landscape of American sports. As the technology evolved, replay continually changed the way games were broadcast, analyzed, ...

Denver Post
Sun Studio Makes a Comeback  Memphis Flyer

Matt Ross-Spang returns Memphis' storied Sun Studio back to its original glory.

Memphis Flyer
Military data recorders trending to solid-state drives, data security, and fast throughput  Military & Aerospace Electronics

Data recorders for aerospace and defense applications are becoming smaller, faster, more reliable, and higher in data storage capacity in applications ranging ...

Military & Aerospace Electronics
Discs To Digital: The Strange History Of Music Formats  hypebot.com

While streaming has become the dominant form of music consumption, the road to get here was a complex and varied one. Here we look at the history of the ...

What Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and 21 other highly successful people were doing right out of college  Business Insider

Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla The first few years after college can be the launching pad for the rest of your career — it's why successful people often advise ...

Business Insider
Speeding down the Foo Fighters’ Sonic Highway  Digital Trends

As the Foo Fighters explored eight different studios across the U.S., keyboardist Rami Jaffee used the Force (and plenty of Mellotron) to leave his own tire tracks ...

Digital Trends
What were Steve Jobs and Richard Branson doing at 25?  Stuff.co.nz

Chances are it wasn't the same thing as Steve Jobs and Richard Branson.

How my love of mixtapes resulted in the best birthday gift I’ll ever give [Op-Ed]  Brag Magazine

The true story of how a long-distance relationship, a love of music, and a fondness for mixtapes came together in the best way possible.

Brag Magazine
Tech rewind Interesting facts about the hit arcade video game Pong  Mid-Day

American video game company Atari released Pong a table-tennis sports game on the arcade platform on this day, November 29 in 1972...

Ray Dolby, Founder of Dolby Labs, Dead at 80  Variety

Ray Dolby, the engineer who founded Dolby Laboratories and whose innovations ushered in the modern era of sound for filmed entertainment, died Thursday in ...

Forgotten audio formats: 8-track tapes  Ars Technica

The 8-track cartridge, aka the Stereo 8, first appeared at trade shows in 1964, just 18 months after the cassette, and it did initially seem to have it all: it was ...

Ars Technica
14 Innovations That Changed Sports Broadcasting Forever  The Business Insider

What technological advancements changed everything for everyone?

The Business Insider
What Donald Trump and 24 other successful people were doing right out of college  Business Insider

Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla The first few years after college can be the launching pad for the rest of your career — it's why successful people often advise ...

Business Insider
2018 Canadian Gold & Silver Maple Leafs Now Available from APMEX  CoinWeek

APMEX announces that its new stock of 2018 Canadian Gold & Silver Maple Leafs (bullion coins) are now in stock...

Larry Ellison reported to be on the brink of acquiring Micros Systems for Oracle  Jewish Business News

Ellison, is reportedly ready to pay around $5 billion for the Columbia, Maryland based software developer. –. BETTER PHOTO. –. Larry Ellison, founder and CEO ...

Jewish Business News
Larry Ellison buys two new Bombardiers for his personal airline  Jewish Business News

Ellison, owner of Island Air, which plies its trade around the Hawaiian islands has reportedly laid out $61 million for the two new Bombardier 71 seater aircraft. –.

Jewish Business News
The 10 richest men in the world  Monsters and Critics.com

A list of the world's 10 richest men, from famous faces like Bill Gates to other less well-known personalities who have more money than you could imagine.

Monsters and Critics.com
Larry Ellison Donates $100 Million To Support The Eradication Of Polio  Jewish Business News

Ellison, through his foundation, will be gifting the money to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative over the next five years. –. BETTER PHOTO. Larry Ellison/ Getty.

Jewish Business News
Google's New Campus: Architects Ingels, Heatherwick's Moon Shot  Bloomberg

The most ambitious project unveiled by Google this year isn't a smartphone, website, or autonomous, suborbital balloon from the Google X lab. You can't hold it, ...

What 21 highly successful people were doing right out of college  Business Insider

Reuters The first few years after college can be the launching pad for the rest of your career — it's why successful people often advise young people to start ...

Business Insider
RIP VHS  Prospect

A new history of video unpicks the medium's many lives.

From Plumbicon cameras to 8K displays: 50 years of innovation  IBC365

As IBC celebrate its 50th, David MacGregor – the only person believed to have attended every single IBC - shares his memories of the industry.

Syd Albright, Bing Crosby's road to Idaho  Coeur d'Alene Press

Bing Crosby (1903-1977). After Bing Crosby died in 1977 following 18 holes of golf near Madrid, Spain, Bob Hope said, "If friends could have been made to ...

Coeur d'Alene Press
Computer Space and the Dawn of the Arcade Video Game  Technologizer

Forty years ago, Nutting Associates released the world's first mass-produced and commercially sold video game, Computer Space. It was the brainchild of Nolan ...

Portland donor drops gold bar into Salvation Army kettle  KPTV.com

Volunteers with The Salvation Army found quite a surprise Saturday in southeast Portland: solid gold in a kettle.

Jay Leno Reminds Bill Maher Of Israel As He’s Inducted Into TV Academy Hall Of Fame With Rupert Murdoch, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, David E Kelley, Ray Dolby & Brandon Stoddard: Video  Deadline.com

Jay Leno, being inducted into the TV Academy's Hall of Fame on Tuesday night, said he's glad he left NBC's Tonight Show when he did because he was the ...

Intelligent Video Surveillance, VCA & Video Analytics: Technologies & Global Market - 2013-2020  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Intelligent Video...

PR Newswire
Inside the High Tech Hunt for a Missing Silicon Valley Legend  Wired News

It looked like a fine day for a sail. On Sunday, January 28, 2007, Microsoft researcher Jim Gray woke up on his boat, a red 40-foot fiberglass cruiser called ...

Wired News
Prince’s Vault Suffered From ‘Water Damage, Mold, Degradation,’ at Paisley Park, Court Documents Say  Variety

Prince's estate and Comerica Bank, the company appointed to manage the late artist's assets, struck back against claims of mismanagement.

Dead Wood: Is This the End for Classic Rock’s Greatest Guitar Makers?  RollingStone.com

Oh, look at that,” Susan Wickersham says proudly, as her daughter Mica carefully escorts Phil Lesh's new bass guitar into her mother's office, presenting it to the ...

Guitar Legend And Innovator Les Paul Dies  NPR

The guitarist and inventor who helped bring about the rise of rock 'n' roll and multitrack recording died of complications from pneumonia Thursday at a hospital in ...

Powering A Lot Of Nixie Tubes  Hackaday

[Limpkin] has an idea for a project that uses a lot of IN-9 Nixie tubes. Where a Nixie tube clock would only use four or six tubes, [Limpkin] is looking at fifty IN-9 ...

Netflix teams with eyeIO to lower bandwidth use on movie night  Engadget

Kicking up a fuss about Netflix hogging all your bandwidth? Perhaps the company's latest partnership could induce a rapid change of heart. The streaming servi.

Global Video Analytics, VCA, ISR & Intelligent Video Surveillance Market - 2017-2022  PR Newswire

LONDON, Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 2015-2022 Market CAGR 18.2%. Granulated into 167 Submarkets The Global Video Analytics, VCA, ISR & Intelligent ...

PR Newswire
First Successful Video Game From Atari And In-Vehicle Computer From Microsoft  Forbes

This week's milestones in the history of technology includes the birth of the Royal Society, Atari's coin-operated arcade video game, videotape delayed ...

MQA Contextualized  Stereophile Magazine

When you come to a fork in the road, take it.—Yogi Berra.

Stereophile Magazine
This Day in Music, September 15: Eight-Track Tapes Were Rubbish  The Morton Report

On this day in 1965, the Ford Motor Company became the first automaker to offer an eight-track tape player as an option for their entire line of vehicles on sale in ...

The Morton Report
Nelson Pass: Simple Sounds Better  Stereophile Magazine

As one of the founders of Threshold Corporation, its present chairman, and its longtime technical head, Nelson Pass has had a hand in the design and ...

Stereophile Magazine

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「Ampex/Nagra VPR-5」 NTSC 1-inch type-C portable VTR
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Ampex MR70 1/4 inch 2 track
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1951-1968 Early Computer Magnetic Tape Units-  History IBM, Univac, RCA, Ampex - Educational
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Ampex VPR-20 ...on the go...
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Demonstration Recording for Ampex Machine (Mid 1960's)
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Ray Dolby, 1933-2013 – TechBeach
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Pinch roller for 1" Ampex MM1000 With Two New Bearings
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