When were audio cassette tapes invented?

Answer According to the Audio Engineering Society, BASF created the first magnetic tape made of plastic in 1935. In 1936, it used this tape to create the first tape recording of a symphony concert. The co... Read More »

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Can audio cassette tapes be transferred onto CDs?

You can easily and inexpensively convert cassettes to CDs with the right cable to go from the cassette deck or player to the computer soundcard jack, free or cheap audio capture and editing softwar... Read More »

How to Convert Audio Cassette Tapes to Digital?

Transforming old audio cassettes into a digital format makes it possible to continue enjoying the music on the tape long after the actual cassette becomes brittle and loses sound quality, which oft... Read More »

When were cassette tapes invented?

According to Project C-90, the dutch electronics company Philips invented cassette tapes in 1962 to increase portability over vinyl records. Philips started selling cassette tapes, which used high-... Read More »

When were the first cassette tapes invented?

Cassette tapes were first invented by the electronics company Phillips in 1963. They were originally sold as personal recorders and did not become popular until the 1980s, when Sony invented the po... Read More »