691 Results for

1980s

Gallery

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

Article

Android, iOS growing 10 times faster than PCs did in the 1980s

Users have cottoned to these mobile OSes twice as quickly as they did to Web itself at its height in the 1990s, according to new data.

By August 27, 2012

Article

Retro 1980s case turns iPhone into 'brick' handset

Get your Cyndi Lauper on with ThinkGeek's Retro iPhone Case, an ode to 1980s technology excesses that would look right at home in an episode of "Knight Rider."

By May 17, 2012

Article

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

Article

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

Article

Night Vision watch like 1980s vector arcade game

Latest offering from wacky-watch purveyor Tokyoflash is simple to use and has a retro look.

By September 15, 2011

Article

Cars of the future prone to hacking thanks to '80s security

Cars are becoming smarter and more connected than ever before, but according to one researcher these cars of the future are being held back by security systems fresh from the 1980s.

By September 18, 2014

Article

Talking crowdfunding and the age of geeks with Toad the Wet Sprocket

Crave's Eric Mack sat down for a chat with Glen Phillips, lead singer of Toad the Wet Sprocket, about the band's geek pedigree and Kickstarting a new album after 16 years.

By August 18, 2014

Article

Learning the Tao of Toad the Wet Sprocket, geek to geek

Crave's Eric Mack has spent a lifetime geeking out over Toad the Wet Sprocket. Here's what it was like for him sitting down with lead singer Glen Phillips to talk about life and the band's new Kickstarter-funded album.

By August 18, 2014

Article

For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014