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The Resurgence of the Compact Cassette - Collection Connections
The cassette tape, also referred to as an audio cassette or simply tape or cassette, was officially trademarked as the ‘Compact Cassette’. Phillips was the first company to introduce it as an analog magnetic tape recording format for audio recording and playback. In 1962 when it first came on the market it was competing with the 8-track tape and the reel-to-reel tape. It quickly became the favorite format …