Wipe Out: When the BBC Kept Erasing Its Own History


Wipe Out: When the BBC Kept Erasing Its Own History
Because shows weren’t often repeated, there was no long-term need to retain them. And because videotape was an expensive storage medium at the time, it was far more sensible to reuse cassettes rather than buy new ones.

August 8, 2017 at 10:10PM
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