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1980s

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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 Dec. 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 Jun. 20, 2013

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Apple's sexy concepts from the 1980s (pictures)

"Design Forward," a book by famous designer Hartmut Esslinger now out in the U.S., reveals the complexity Apple faced in defining its early design mantra. His photos may astound you.

23 Images By Feb. 16, 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 Dec. 29, 2012

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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

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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 Aug. 27, 2012

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1980s computers

The decade known for big hair and leg warmers was also the golden age of the personal computer.

By Jan. 12, 2010

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Top 5 1980s computers

The decade known for big hair and leg warmers was also the golden age of the personal computer.

By Jan. 12, 2010

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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 Sep. 15, 2011