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MegaPhone iPhone dock for Luddites

Go super-duper retro with the MegaPhone iPhone amplifier. There are no batteries or cords, just a big ceramic horn to boost your iPhone's sound.

By Nov. 9, 2011

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Teletext is dead: Happy Christmas, luddites!

Today is Nate's birthday. To celebrate, Teletext is being switched off. A rubbish present if you ask us. But unfortunately it was just too much of a cash drain

By Dec. 15, 2009

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Wikipedia gets $890,000 for the Luddites

User-built online encyclopedia receives grant to hire new developers, with a goal of making the occasionally confusing interface friendlier to non-geek contributors.

By Dec. 3, 2008

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Amp up your HTC One's sound with an $8,000 phone trumpet

Embrace the analog with a 3D-printed set of phone trumpets to make your HTC One really stand out from the crowd.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Why are tech companies trying to take over my face?

[commentary] Google Glass and Oculus Rift may be the future, but they aren’t about connecting me to a better world. They want me to believe computers are better than the world.

By Mar. 30, 2014

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Affleck laughs on Fallon about Batman haters

Ben Affleck, the latest Batman, explains how before he signed up for the movie, the studio people showed him online reactions to previous Batman casting choices. He thought he could take it. However...

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Ofcom to investigate BT over fibre broadband charges

The watchdog will explore whether BT is asking a fair price to rent its fibre cables to other Internet service providers.

By May. 4, 2013

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Shellphone: Mother Nature crafts an iPhone loudspeaker

If the Little Mermaid had an iPhone, she would use a Shellphone to amplify the volume.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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It's not the bus, stupid. It's the system

The tech backlash is getting out of hand, and too many people are looking in all the wrong places for a villain to blame.

By Jan. 25, 2014

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By Mar. 10, 2014