Tech Time Machine: 8 March

Lovers of music on vinyl should forever curse this day, while lovers of stitch-inducing comedy should revere it. If you love both, prepare to be very confused.

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Lovers of music on vinyl should forever curse this day, while lovers of stitch-inducing comedy should revere it. If you love both, prepare to be very confused.

With Syria in the news recently, it's appropriate to note that it was on this day in 1963 that the ruling Ba'ath Party came to power in a coupe d'etat. While back in 1817 the, now, world famous New York Stock Exchange was opened.

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Derek loves nothing more than punching a remote location into a GPS, queuing up some music and heading out on a long drive, so it's a good thing he's in charge of CNET Australia's Car Tech channel.

 

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