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1950s

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8-foot robot Cygan from 1950s auctioned for $27,000

This vintage behemoth has "the strength of a dozen Samsons." Now a lucky collector gets to freak everyone out with it.

By September 11, 2013

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'Cygan' robot from the 1950s could fetch £12,000 at auction

The monolithic metal man, built in 1957, is up for auction at Christie's next month.

By August 5, 2013

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Bentley looks to 1950s for convertible concept

Sketches released by Bentley of a new concept herald a convertible version of the Mulsanne.

By August 19, 2012

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The 'groovy' highway hi-fis of the 1950s

Turntables in cars looked like the next big thing in 1956.

By September 21, 2011

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Everything old is new again: A 1950s style vacuum tube radio for $299!

The Audiophiliac swoons over audiophile grade vacuum tube table radios.

By November 28, 2007

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RIAA reminds me of 1950s-era urban planners

RIAA reminds me of 1950s-era urban planners

By May 17, 2006

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Why Cuphead is the best thing at E3 2015

It's not about the gameplay, it's about using familiar cultural images in a new way.

By June 16, 2015

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Man mocks Caitlyn Jenner on Facebook, gets beautiful lesson

Technically Incorrect: A man posts a photo of soldiers in battle to counteract the notion that the transgendered Caitlyn Jenner is heroic. Then he discovers the photographer was beaten nearly to death for being a cross-dresser.

By June 4, 2015

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Mesmerizing video brings cutting-edge brilliance to Bach

Music from Bach's "Well Tempered Clavier" is rendered in a way that gives classical a modern twist.

By June 4, 2015

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John Nash, 'Beautiful Mind' mathematician, and wife die in car crash

Their marriage, and Nash's Nobel-worthy work on game theory, were at the heart of the 2001 film. At the time of their deaths, John was 86 years old and Alicia was 82.

By May 24, 2015