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Discussing the E.T. cartridges dug out from a landfill on Tomorrow Daily

Widely considered one of the worst games of all time, "E.T." for Atari 2600 was so terrible, unsold copies were dumped in a landfill. Now, after an excavation earlier this year, those dirty cartridges are hitting eBay, and they're pretty pricey.

By November 5, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 081: A 3D video from the ISS, E.T. landfill cartridges hit eBay, and more

On today's show, we check out a water sphere floating in microgravity (courtesy of the astronauts onboard the International Space Station), debate bidding on the Atari 2600 E.T. games dug up from a landfill, and discuss an EFF request that could revive abandoned online games.

By November 5, 2014

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For the vinyl curious: Pioneer PL-30-K turntable

Pioneer has been making turntables for ages, and this new model the PL-30-K is a strong budget-priced contender.

By July 29, 2015

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How to get better sound from your speakers and headphones for free (or next to nothing)

The Audiophiliac offers a short list of tips to help you get better sound from your speakers and headphones.

By July 11, 2015

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YouTube video shows possible long-lost Nintendo-Sony Super Disc

A video of what seems to be a prototype of the unreleased CD-ROM/cartridge hybrid console taunts gamers with the console that could have been part of their childhood.

By July 7, 2015

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You bought a USB turntable. Was that a dumb idea?

Do you convert your LPs to MP3 files, or just play music in its original format?

By July 18, 2015

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Just 29 inches tall, the Davone Ray-S speaker is a force to be reckoned with

Beautifully crafted in Denmark, the Davone Ray-S, speakers' sound looms large.

By July 18, 2015

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Inflatable anti-drowning device sits on your wrist like a mini life raft

Forget water wings. The Kingii flotation device hangs out on your wrist, waiting to save you when you go under the water and need a lift back to the surface.

By July 7, 2015

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We figure out what to get a newly married robot couple (Tomorrow Daily 203)

A pair of robots in Japan got married in front of about 100 guests last week, and we have a few questions. Where are they registered? Will they be thrilled with monogrammed hand towels, or are they more of a kitchen appliance kind of couple?

By July 6, 2015

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Not so fast: Environmental concerns halt Atari E.T. cartridge dig

Filmmakers planned to excavate millions of the cartridges, buried as part of Atari's 'corporate shame,' but New Mexico regulators say an environmental report is required first.

By March 21, 2014