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1984

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HTC mocks Apple's '1984' ad (really)

Technically Incorrect: In doing something that's been done before, HTC thinks it can be, um, different.

By November 7, 2015

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1984 Apple Macintosh replica crafted from wood and gold

An old-school 128K Mac gets an even older-school treatment as an artist rebuilds the iconic computer out of burnished walnut and shiny brass.

By October 19, 2015

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GoldieBlox buries Barbie with powerful Apple '1984' homage

The startup that won itself the chance to run an ad during the Super Bowl releases another spot, for a new action figure for girls. In it, little girls say to hell with conventional ideas of beauty.

By November 6, 2014

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Ben & Jerry's amusingly mocks Apple's 1984 ad

Technically Incorrect: An ad for its new Brrr-ito sees Ben and Jerry's launch a stoned hipster version of Apple's legendary opus.

By April 18, 2015

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Why is the future always as miserable as Apple's 1984?

Technically Incorrect: A British paint manufacturer is the latest to (brilliantly) show a future that's quite painful and awful. Yet here we are loving the fancy gadgets that will take us there. Is there a disconnect?

By March 15, 2015

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Ewoks are scary, and other lessons I learned from a Star Wars spin-off film

CNET's Amanda Kooser watches the cheesy 1984 movie "Caravan of Courage" again so you don't have to. And she'll never see Ewoks the same way again.

By December 9, 2015

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'Terminator: Genisys' absolutely will not stop, even when it probably should

Review: Arnie did say he'd be back -- but he's the best thing in this disappointing remix of the 1984 classic.

By July 1, 2015

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'The Terminator' turns 30: Time to revisit the sci-fi classic

Travel back in time to 1984 to get the scoop on the many uphill battles James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and other stars faced when making the futuristic thriller.

By October 27, 2014

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Lego 'Ghostbusters' set officially unveiled

Lego has revealed images, a release date, and pricing for a Lego set based on the 1984 movie "Ghostbusters" that won its way through Cuusoo.

By February 18, 2014

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The Macintosh turns 30: Going the distance

Apple's Macintosh arrived with great fanfare, but the computer that aimed to show why 1984 wouldn't be like "1984" barely made its debut. Here's the story of how it came to be.

By January 21, 2014