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1983

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A future of self-driving cars? We're ready now

The younger generation no longer feels as strong a need to be behind the wheel -- and phones have stolen some of cars' cachet.

By January 23, 2016

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'Bishop, how much time?' Seiko re-releases Ripley's 'Aliens' watch

Seiko Japan is doing a second run of the 1983 Chronograph 7A28-7000, worn in "Aliens" by Sigourney Weaver.

By November 22, 2015

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42% believe iPhone 6 won't be available this Christmas, survey says

Many people fear that as they do their holiday shopping, they won't be able to get an iPhone 6. This reminds some of the great 1983 Cabbage Patch Kids disaster.

By December 4, 2014

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Steve Jobs seems to predict iPad in rare 1983 recording

The complete recording of Jobs' talk at an Aspen, Colo., design conference contained hints of Apple products to come.

By October 2, 2012

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'99 Luftballons' performed on actual red balloons

In one of the best song covers we have ever heard, period, a YouTube superstar performs Nena's 1983 single "99 Luftballons" using nothing but red balloons.

By September 10, 2014

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Watch the unseen 1983 Apple Macintosh ad here

A never-before-broadcast advert has been posted on YouTube by one of the original Macintosh team.

By August 12, 2012

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Video games: helping human evolution since 1983

Of all violent video games, first-person shooters are viewed as the biggest problem because of the perspective taken during gaming: the first-person standpoint makes it seem as if the player is performing the behaviours on-screen.

By July 8, 2012

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First trailer for Atari E.T. dig movie released

The soon to be shuttered Xbox Entertainment Studios showed the first peek at the film about this spring's successful dig for thousands of Atari E.T. cartridges buried in New Mexico in 1983.

By July 25, 2014

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Atari E.T. games, buried for 31 years, set to surface at last

The world will find out Saturday if millions of game cartridges that Atari disappeared in 1983 after its E.T. title tanked are really in a New Mexico dump. CNET will be there to report.

By April 25, 2014

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Steve Jobs time capsule dug up after 30 years: Here's the video

"Diggers" found the time capsule containing Jobs' mouse that International Design Conference organizers buried, and lost, in Aspen, Colo., in 1983. CNET has video from the excavation.

By February 12, 2014