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Tokyo's crazy Akihabara Electric Town has the most amazing electronics stores you'll ever see

The district has everything from gadgets and games to LCDs and LEDs. It was once a legendary haven for cheap electronics. Now it's something a bit different. Here's a tour.

By April 30, 2016

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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 April 15, 2013

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YouTube adds a VHS-style 'tape mode'

In celebration of the anniversary of the VCR, YouTube has now added a "tape mode" to certain videos to recall that old crunchy VHS feeling.

By April 15, 2013

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Panasonic DMR-EH75V - DVD recorder / VCR combo with 80GB HDD

Panasonic's DMR-EH75V DVD/VHS/hard drive recorder is a solid choice for hobbyists who want top-notch recording quality and a subscription-free DVR solution.

By May 3, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 3, 2006
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Poll: how do you watch or procure TV shows?

It used to be so simple, to watch TV you flicked on a, well, TV. Maybe if you knew you weren't going to be home, or two must-watch shows were on at once, you'd use a VCR. Simple. Oh so simple.

By February 29, 2012

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Pixar releases vintage Lots-o-Huggin' Bear ads

As part of the marketing campaign for "Toy Story 3," the studio puts out at least two videos purporting to have been recorded off TV on a VCR.

By May 11, 2010

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Get a Blu-ray/VHS combo player for $139.99

The Panasonic DMP-BD70V doesn't record like your old VCR, but it can play your old tapes. It's also a nicely equipped Profile 2.0 Blu-ray player.

By February 15, 2010

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Is there a subscription-free DVR available?--Ask the Editors

Subscription-free DVRs seem to be an extinct species. Are there any options for antenna viewers in the post-VCR world?

By April 17, 2008

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VCR-like box boasts P2P content at push of button

Dutch company offers home media player designed to give Net users easy access to movies, TV shows from peer-to-peer networks.

November 30, 2005

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Neuros's MPEG-4 "VCR"

Neuros's MPEG-4 "VCR"

By November 21, 2005