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1997

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Remember Batman's Bat-credit card? Now you can get one (in Malaysia)

A bank in Malaysia is offering three Batman card designs: one inspired by the Dark Knight trilogy, one with a yellow bat symbol and one from the 1997, er, "classic".

By April 18, 2016

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Final Fantasy VII graphics comparison -- Original vs. remake

Does the Final Fantasy VII Remake do justice to the classic? Here's a look at the recreated moments, and how they looked in the original 1997 game.

By December 6, 2015

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We've come a long way, baby

The Internet has become an infinitely more exciting place since The Webby Awards started back in 1997. It is now a place where short films can be used to spark global conversations.

By July 16, 2015

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You've come a long way, Amazon

We dug into the CNET archives to bring you this interview with Amazon's Jeff Bezos from way back in 1997 when the tech giant was just a baby. Check out the amazing simplicity of the website and warehouse back then.

July 15, 2015

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See Nicolas Cage's amazing '90s skin-tight Superman costume test

Prepare to mourn for the Superman movie that never was. Test footage of Nicolas Cage squeezed into a blue superhero costume in 1997 is here for your wonderment.

By July 7, 2015

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Revisit the amazing Internet the cool kids used in 1997

Watch this hilariously dated instructional video from an era when Netscape and "cyber" meant something and everything was just waiting to be "surfed."

By August 18, 2013

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Today's teens react as '90s kids ride the Internet's waves

"Surf's up! See you on the 'net!" A group of today's teenagers can hardly believe the Internet of yore, or the hokey way it's described in this tutorial from 1997.

By June 2, 2014

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Apple eyes goggles for viewing videos on the go

Described in a newly published patent application that originally dates back to 1997, the goggles would display content from your mobile device.

By April 10, 2014

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Burning Man's 2014 theme: Caravansary

The annual arts festival says its 2014 theme will be "a bazaar of the bizarre." And for the first time since 1997, the Man will rise from the desert floor.

By January 8, 2014

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Remember when video discs were the size of LPs?

The analog vs. digital debates aren't limited to audio. There were more than a few analog video holdouts when the DVD debuted in 1997.

By February 17, 2013