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betamax

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Usenet.com ruling, a 'whittling down' of Betamax defense

Judge's ruling against Usenet.com, its lawyer says, undercuts classic immunity against liability in copyright cases. The RIAA disagrees.

By July 1, 2009

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Betamax to Blu-ray: Sony format winners, losers

Sony's had more than of its share of winners, the CD for example--and losers--think Betamax.

By March 26, 2009

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New and Noteworthy: In Sony's Stumble, the Ghost of Betamax; If Microsoft designed the iPod's packaging

New and Noteworthy: In Sony's Stumble, the Ghost of Betamax; If Microsoft designed the iPod's packaging

By February 28, 2006

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New and Noteworthy: Apple, Microsoft and the Betamax Effect; PowerBook 12": 'Don't be fooled by toy look'

New and Noteworthy: Apple, Microsoft and the Betamax Effect; PowerBook 12": 'Don't be fooled by toy look'

By March 25, 2005

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CEA backs Dish in Hopper copyright lawsuit

The Consumer Electronics Association says "AutoHop" technology is "clearly protected" under a Supreme Court ruling over Betamax recordings.

By January 25, 2013

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When will analog TV be turned off in my area?

The day is slowly approaching when analog free-to-air terrestrial TV broadcasts will become a faint memory, like Betamax and Bakelite. The question is: when will the TV stations in your home town switch off their analog transmissions and become digital only?

By May 13, 2012

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Pulse TV: the battle for web video supremacy

VHS vs. Betamax, HD-DVD vs. Blu-ray: the format war is as old as technology itself. We take a look at the next big format battleground — web video.

March 7, 2011

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Whither Infiniband?

While Infiniband once enjoyed wide industry support, it seems to have gone the way of Betamax, a mere footnote in the annals of technology.

By September 13, 2007

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CNET News Daily Podcast: The inner workings of Google's Postini

Elinor Mills talks about how Google's e-mail security service unit handles as many as 3 billion message each day; Usenet.com ruling, a 'whittling down' of Betamax defense; and Bing's first month produces small share gain for Microsoft.

By July 1, 2009

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Hollywood's Pandora's Box?

Will the recording studios' new legal assault against Grokster and StreamCast inadvertently upset the Sony Betamax ruling.

By January 25, 2005