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Tools never die

Tools never die Fun

I’ve written about our favorite technology products from the past here before. I fondly remember using my Sony Walkman cassette player, a product that is now obsolete. Or is it? There was a fantastic interview on NPR recently that concluded that nothing in technology ever becomes obsolete. You’re likely going to scoff at that statement. […]

Hits of the 80’s

Hits of the 80’s In The News

Kurt Black from Techvert.com has a fantastic recent post about the most popular gadgets of the 1980’s. They include the Sony Walkman, Commodore 64 (a personal favorite), microwave oven, compact disc player, VHS player, Nintendo NES and desktop fax machine. What was your favorite gadget from the 1980’s? Photo from Flickr by: shaniber

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday Prizes & Discounts

I have great memories of popping in 8-track tapes in the stereo of my dad’s car when I was a kid. As I got a little older I spent countless hours listening to records, only to quickly record them to cassette, so that I could carry them with me in my Sony Walkman. 8-track, turntables […]

What technology do you miss the most?

What technology do you miss the most? Fun

There’s a great post on Web Designer Depot listing 38 vintage technologies that we no longer use. Most of the technologies that we have used in the past have been eclipsed by the remarkable technology that we use today. Advances in their design have occurred in tandem with the advances in technology in this digital […]

If Today’s Products Were Designed in 1979…

If Today’s Products Were Designed in 1979… Fun

This was too cool not to share with you. Gizmodo recently ran a Photoshop contest for readers to redesign current tech gadgets as if they were created in 1979. A personal favorite is the iWalkman. Check out the rest of the images at Gizmodo.