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1980

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Google emulates 1980s-era Amiga computer in Chrome

Google's Portable Native Client technology gives a new Web-based lease on life for an old operating system and the games it could run.

By December 12, 2013

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Help! My town is trapped in the 1980s!

Wednesday night a major fiber-optic line was severed in northern New Mexico, leaving the tourist town of Taos, and Crave contributor Eric Mack, without wireless or Internet service for an entire day. The humanity!

By June 20, 2013

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New book reveals Apple prototypes of the 1980s

A new book sheds light on some Apple products that never were.

6 Images By December 29, 2012

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Paul McCartney releases five albums as extra-packed apps

Five Paul McCartney and Wings albums have been released as apps that are packed with extras for less than their iTunes equivalents. Thumbs up!

By July 16, 2014

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Inside Thorncrown Chapel, the Ozarks' glass masterpiece

Conceived by an alcoholic schoolteacher and designed by Frank Lloyd Wright student Fay Jones, it won the highest honors in architecture. CNET Road Trip 2014 stopped in for a visit.

By July 15, 2014

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Password dress: A frock covered in security faux pas

How weak are your passwords? See if they show up on this unique dress designed to clue the world in to a multitude of common bad passwords.

By June 5, 2014

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'Yellow creature'! Which '80s newscast described Pac-Man best?

More than 30 years ago, reporters were hungry to share the craze known as "Pac-Man fever," though they were challenged to describe the arcade game in a fresh way.

By May 27, 2014

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How OLED lighting aims to be the star of the glow (Q&A)

As costs drop for the easy-on-the-eyes, next-gen tech, Acuity Brands pushes a new range of lighting products. This week, it'll announce the Nomi.

By May 27, 2014

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Play with a virtual Rubik's Cube on Google

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic puzzle, Google is hosting an interactive virtual version on its homepage.

By May 18, 2014

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Jupiter's Great Red Spot turning into little red dot

The Hubble Space Telescope captures a picture of the raging Jovian storm at its smallest size ever.

By May 15, 2014