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Ampex

(Ampex Corporation, Redwood City, CA, www.ampex.com) A manufacturer of video storage and image processing products. Founded in 1944 by Alexander M. Poniatoff, Ampex pioneered the video recording industry, introducing the first videotape recorder in 1956 and providing innovative products for the TV broadcasting industry ever since, including video recording, video storage and special effects processing. See DST.
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Price at $9,000, it is an ideal addition to the Ampex ATR 100, 102 and 104 series.
Eventually, he came to share an Ampex office with Bushnell, with whom he bonded over chess and the Japanese game of go.
When Ampex hired Bushnell in 1969, the pair worked together and became friends.
The agreement, which makes Ampex one of the largest restaurant owners in the Tim Hortons system, includes acquiring existing Tim Hortons restaurants in the area along with aggressive development commitments over the next six years.
Comment: Ampex Brands to develop Tim Hortons restaurants in Central Ohio
Just a few years later, Ampex developed a dedicated high-band, color-disc video system for instant replay.
The ability to record video material on magnetic tape was developed in 1956 by Californian company Ampex, in order to pre-record Bing Crosby's TV shows.
It seems that the year 1948 might have been a better starting point for the second section, as it was the year that the long-playing record was introduced to the commercial market, that the Ampex Corporation produced the first tape machine in the United States, and that the city of Los Angeles passed the first anti-piracy law aimed at bootleggers.
The exhibition revolved around an elaborate program to embed blue-chip artists--including Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Serra, Robert Irwin, and James Turrell--within corporations such as Lockheed, IBM, Teledyne, Ampex, and Kaiser Steel, as well as entertainment companies and research centers including Universal Studios and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Esse trabalho compara, ainda, os resultados obtidos com os programas AMPEX e BioVoice e constata que o melhor desempenho para analisar o jitter e obtido com o BioVoice.
Plus, he continued, "we were penalized because our programs were not in English, we did not have in our catalog drama series with international sound tracks and our shows were in black and white registered on two-inch Ampex."