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Meteorite whizzes by skydiver, gets caught on tape

A Norwegian skydiver appears to have an extremely close call with a falling meteorite, which fortunately wasn't on fire at the time.

By Apr. 4, 2014

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The Web out-Picassos itself: Welcome, sticky tape selfies

In the latest and perhaps most tastelessly sweet Internet meme, people are wrapping their faces in sticky tape and snapping the results. Perfect for your 3-year-old this weekend.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Yo, 'Game of Thrones' raps: Official hip-hop mix tape coming

"Game of Thrones" is about to get down with the release of a free mix tape of rap, hip-hop, and Latin artists laying down tracks for the realm.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Cassette tape, the other analog format

Was the cassette the MP3 of its era? Still alive and kicking, the cassette just celebrated its 50th anniversary!

By Aug. 10, 2013

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Why is the engineer who recorded Nirvana still using analog tape?

The Audiophiliac interviews the great Steve Albini, who not only made his name with legendary bands, he loves recording local talent!

By Sep. 8, 2013

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Ticker tape tweets let you hashtag like it's 1867

Charmingly nostalgic homemade Twittertape Machine prints out tweets instead of stock prices. Alexander Graham Bell totally would have tweeted to Watson on this thing.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Is Hadoop the new tape?

Is Hadoop a cool new petabyte storage array? Or is it already as obsolete as yesteryear's tape drives? Some think Hadoop is merely a bridge to some better, future platform.

By Mar. 27, 2012

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VHS tape digital transfer (photos)

View the steps involved for transferring you VHS home videos to digital files on your computer.

10 Images By Aug. 10, 2012

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Tape runs out for Sony's portable cassette recorders

It's the end of an era for one iconic device, but Sony plans to continue selling blank cassette tapes, tape decks, and boomboxes with cassette support -- for now.

By Dec. 10, 2012

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YouTube dodgy VHS 'tape' mode honours VCR, is nostalgic

The novelty mode is a nod to old-timey VHS tapes, and their gleefully dodgy quality.

By Apr. 15, 2013