The ongoing work of learning standards
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
Meanwhile, JVC’s VHS standard wasn’t quite as good, but they openly licensed it. You could use any of the many authoring tools, such as Authorware, but you needed an appropriate player. At the dawn of the video recording age, a battle raged about the best standard to use: VHS or Betamax. In it, Sony came out with a better standard, but kept it to themselves. The outcome: VHS won.