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AMPEX was once a pioneer in the field of digital imaging. Patents on its most advanced technology, developed to store images from spacecraft, have been applied to consumer devices for years; including digital cameras, video cameras, DVD recorders, and possibly camera phones, HDTV receivers and set top boxes, but the morons who ran the company failed to defend them in a timely manner and lost out on millions in licensing revenue. The company is now in Chapter 11. Nonetheless, the fraternity of AMPEX shareholders who congregate on this message board is worth the loss of the shirt off your back.

AMPEX was one of the original Silicon Valley companies, with a long and distinguished history of research and innovation in the field of applied magnetics. Beginning with the invention of the first high fidelity microphone, it went on to develop an audio tape recorder that set the standard for the industry. It invented the video tape recorder and licensed its VTR technology to all the top Japanese manufacturers. The company has garnered hundreds of patents and many awards and acclamations from the military, entertainment, commercial, and industrial fields for over sixty years. AMPEX R.I.P.
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5838Somebody took it private about 5 or 6 years ago. Just drove past their campus ofMichael Wong-10/03/2013 08:35 PM
5837What ever happened to Ampex? That one taught me never to fall in love with a stoHPilot-09/11/2013 03:25 PM
5836I agree entirely with your assessment! So what's new with you? Thomas Kirwin-01/30/2013 09:10 PM
5835Ampex had a bunch of good guys on SI Axxel-12/10/2012 12:50 PM
5834I survived the Ampex debacle! Thomas Kirwin-10/16/2012 10:01 PM
5833Hey, who's alive?  Axxel-05/23/2012 02:36 PM
5832What's up ? Bramson and McKibben suddenly resigns from Nautilus !! On funtimes_52-12/09/2011 03:38 AM
5831wvbuild 06 would you please contact me at . Thanks funtimes_52-05/31/2009 07:14 PM
5830We all know the market is getting destroyed but this sounds very familiar.......chriscraft-03/01/2009 10:56 PM
5829duke i did them but will double check and send you another message now. mamenikr-02/04/2009 10:15 PM
5828No I did not receive. Are you sure you have sent your email to my right address duke of axc-02/03/2009 05:32 PM
5827duke did answer you back and sent another one today. Please let mew know if you mamenikr-02/03/2009 11:40 AM
5826New today. Comments? Dear Valued Client, You currently hold shares of Ampex Coslaxc-02/02/2009 11:06 PM
5825Yas I sent you my email address right after you posted your message, but I have duke of axc-02/02/2009 08:49 AM
5824Would you send me your e-mail address Too. yastrona@yahoo.mamenikr-01/28/2009 07:24 AM
5823HI this is the Duke I am still around, but I do not check into this message boarduke of axc-01/27/2009 05:10 PM
5822Duke are you still around. mamenikr-01/25/2009 07:40 AM
5821When does the BK time end. Anybody know. mamenikr-01/11/2009 07:07 AM
5820The lesson (which should have been) learned. If we'd followed the example ovaluehunter-01/10/2009 06:59 PM
5819Awful quiet here huh. mamenikr-01/08/2009 09:35 AM
5818Really ha ha ha ha. mamenikr-01/01/2009 05:53 PM
5817 Hold the line is what you must do. Glory may bring heaven to you YerMOLE-01/01/2009 05:35 PM
5816You let the mermaid spin a bind into the tissues of your mind. lol youtube.comYerMOLE-01/01/2009 05:17 PM
5815ha ha ha ha ha. REALLY. britty-12/29/2008 07:57 PM
5814ha ha ha ha ha. britty-12/29/2008 07:56 PM
5813valuehunter, you have no right to say you were duped - you were warned 3-years aYerMOLE-12/28/2008 03:18 AM
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