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1986

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Super Bowl special effects: New cameras power 'Matrix'-style replays

The broadcast will use a record number of cameras to capture angles that put viewers in the middle of the action.

By February 4, 2016

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Football meets tech: A brief history of technology on the gridiron

Infographic: Technological improvements complement football better than almost any other sport. Here are some highlights.

By February 3, 2016

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I watched live from my first-grade class as Challenger exploded

Commentary: Thirty years ago, seven astronauts lost their lives in front of a global TV audience, including millions of schoolchildren. The event affected one of those kids in profound and lasting ways.

By January 27, 2016

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1986 Apple fan fashion flashback

Go back in time to when the Apple logo had rainbow colors and collars were a-poppin'. The 1986 Apple Collection clothing catalog featured oversize sweatshirts and other '80s fashion atrocities.

By December 12, 2011

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Ep. 1335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen?

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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The 404 1,335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen? (podcast)

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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Toasting a 1986 privacy law, with legwarmers

Privacy types and corporate sponsors party like it's 1986 to highlight how dated an old privacy law has become in an age of cloud computing.

6 Images By October 21, 2011

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Google, Facebook go retro in push to update 1986 privacy law

Privacy coalition court Hill staffers at a retro-party intended to highlight how dated a key privacy law has become.

By October 21, 2011

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Why DOJ didn't need a 'super search warrant' to snoop on Fox News' e-mail

Vagaries of federal surveillance law, enacted in 1968 and updated in 1986, favor lots of e-mail snooping over only a little.

By May 25, 2013