37 Results for

phonograph

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Eco-amp (O.G. 2.0)

Though it has a great design and comes in a bunch of fun colors, feel free to skip the Eco-amp if you want big sound and something durable.

November 29, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating November 29, 2012

MSRP: $10.00

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Steampunk your iPad with phonograph speaker

An Instructables project called the iPhonograph adds a powered, Edison-era horn speaker to your iPad.

By February 6, 2012

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Sound recording predates Edison's phonograph

The newly discovered phonoautograph of the folk song "Au Clair de la Lune," made in 1860, is now considered the earliest known sound recording.

By March 27, 2008

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Chrysler's in-car phonograph

A dewy-eyed look at early advances in car tech and a variation on the first DRM.

By February 15, 2007

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The Fix rocks out

Make it easier to enjoy music at home with tips on archiving your CDs, choosing the right streaming music service, and updating your speakers for wireless sound.

By May 5, 2014

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Listen to a recording from 1878

Using 3D mapping, scientists at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have been able to unlock the audio secrets hidden in a piece of foil from 1878.

By October 28, 2012

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Toss one down! Groovy beer bottle plays music

A curious marketing stunt results in a musical beer bottle capable of emitting noise when played on a record player originally invented more than a century ago.

By June 12, 2013

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123-year-old talking doll record speaks again

Artifact is the only example of a talking doll record from 1888 known to survive today. Sold by Thomas Edison, it was discovered in 1967, but its voice returned only recently.

By July 6, 2011

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Happy 87th birthday to the 'television image'

On 2 October 1925, the first television picture with a greyscale image was successfully transmitted by John Logie Baird.

By October 1, 2012

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As steampunk Nerf guns go, the Goliathon is, well, awesome

One glimpse of this copper-and-brass hand cannon will send your dastardly foes running for the dens of villainy from whence they sprung.

By May 1, 2012