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Pertinent to some of our recent discussions about the Philips Compact Cassette:

http://tinyurl.com/46dsqnc

It's interesting how quickly this technology evolved from a portable dictation format at first to a 
viable (if not great sounding) music-distribution format in a few short years.

Noting the success of the mass-duped cassette, especially after boomboxes and then Walkman players 
hit the market, one can understand why portability and convenience once again trumped fidelity with 
the rise of digital downloads.

-- Tom Fine