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  1. Ears on: Sony's new high resolution, high dollar WalkmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Gizmag

    The original Sony Walkman was introduced over 35 years ago, and has since been supplanted in popular culture by first the iPod and more recently, by iPhones and other smartphones. But Sony isn't giving up on its original portable music brand that easily - the company introduced a new high resolution digital Walkman at CES 2015 and Gizmag had the chance to test it out.

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  2. Tech throwbacks we all missRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Newsday

    The iPod Classic is fading away, but not without much fanfare. People are bidding well into the hundreds to get their hands on a clickwheel.

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  3. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Daily Star

    ... the promotion will run from There are plenty of options from AV receivers connected to speakers to a personal audio player connected to headphones. You can play through your PC using a USB DAC like the Sony PHA-3. It really does depend on the ...

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  4. State Song Pitch Comes Back AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Style Weekly

    Virginia hasn't had a state song since 1997. It's a deficiency James Robertson, a retired Virginia Tech history professor, has found increasingly untenable.

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  5. '78 Project' records new artists in a very old wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Philly.com

    It was when folklorist and ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax recorded him in his Mississippi home. In the 1930s and early '40s, Lomax traveled the country with his trusty Presto machine, making field recordings of American folk musicians, live at 78 revolutions per minute, onto lacquer-coated "acetate" discs.

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  6. The year Linux invaded CES: 5 major Linux appearances at CES 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | ITworld

    Sony may have started a revolution with Walkman, prior to the Apple days when revolution was not the most overused adjective. However the device witnessed mass extinction upon the arrival of the mighty iPod.

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  7. New Walkman available soon to tune of $1,120Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | WUSA-TV Washington

    New Walkman available soon to tune of $1,120 Walkmans have come a long way since the '80s. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1IpV5vv Sony unveiled a new Walkman on Monday at Consumer Electronics Show 2015 in Las Vegas.

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  8. Sony Walkman ZX2 vs Apple Ipod : Is there a battle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Merinews

    The good old Walkman that made music mobile in our lives but lost out gradually to mobile phones is back again. Will in its new avatar the Walkman prove to be an 'ipod' killer? To make it upfront ? NO.

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  9. 5 tech brands that are making a comeback this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | New York Daily News

    Nokia will release a new phone that looks like the Nokia 3310, but it will have 2G EDGE internet and access to basic apps like Facebook, Twitter and the weather. We thought Kodak cameras, Palm Pilots, Nokia classic phones and Walkmans were all buried deep in a technology graveyard, but this year they will all be making a comeback.

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  10. The new Sony Walkman costs $1,120. Seriously.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    Back before the days of smartphones and iPods, the Sony Walkman was the king of portable music. It was cutting-edge back when it was introduced in the late 1970s and went through several revisions before digital technology finally killed it.

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  11. From Today in Media History's archives: Apple's Steve Jobs introduces the iPod in 2001Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Poynter Online

    ... sound machine, however. It's a new kind of gadget that has the potential to change how we think about personal audio-entertainment gizmos, much as Sony's first pocket-sized transistor radio did in 1958, and the Sony Walkman portable stereo tape ...

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  12. 15 Musical Christmas Gifts Everyone Got In the '80s and '90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Lite 98.7

    Back when Amazon was just a rainforest and the word "iPod" sounded like a one-man spacecraft, people still got musical gifts for Christmas. In fact, you could argue that thanks or no thanks to technology, we actually buy far fewer music-related gifts than we used to.

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  13. Your soundtrack to making fun of this Scientology Christmas catalogRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Metro Times

    Not sure if you've seen this amazing Scientology Christmas catalog yet . It's pretty unbelievable, even within the entire unbelievablity of their enterprise.

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  14. 15 Musical Christmas Gifts Everyone Got In the '80s and '90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    Back when Amazon was just a rainforest and the word "iPod" sounded like a one-man spacecraft, people still got musical gifts for Christmas. In fact, you could argue that thanks or no thanks to technology, we actually buy far fewer music-related gifts than we used to.

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  15. 15 Musical Christmas Gifts Everyone Got In the '80s and '90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Back when Amazon was just a rainforest and the word "iPod" sounded like a one-man spacecraft, people still got musical gifts for Christmas. In fact, you could argue that thanks or no thanks to technology, we actually buy far fewer music-related gifts than we used to.

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  16. Tech Time Warp: Meet the Prehistoric Predecessors of Today's Smart TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Wired

    Today's devices are so beautifully designed, so powerful, and so deeply and seamlessly integrated with the Internet of Things that it's easy to forget just how distinctly our everyday technology has evolved in the past few decades. What was cutting edge less than a generation ago would now be classified as prehistoric, relegated with the dinosaurs to pages of history books.

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  17. Tech Time Warp: Meet the Prehistoric Predecessors of Today's Smart TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Wired

    Today's devices are so beautifully designed, so powerful, and so deeply and seamlessly integrated with the Internet of Things that it's easy to forget just how distinctly our everyday technology has evolved in the past few decades. What was cutting edge less than a generation ago would now be classified as prehistoric, relegated with the dinosaurs to pages of history books.

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  18. Warriors redesign arena to stop jokes that it looks like a toilet seatRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Field of Schemes

    The San Francisco Chronicle's Matier and Ross say it now looks more like a Sony Discman, which is both true and also a more pleasant image for your $1 billion arena . The whole thing doesn't look too bad, though unless I'm mistaken it includes a whole bunch of mid-sized buildings that don't actually exist now, in order to make the arena look less hulking by comparison.

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  19. New US8 PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | PowerPulse

    Fairchild Semiconductor's Logic Group recently announced the new US8 package. The package measures 2.1mm x 3.1mm, including the leads, with a maximum height of 0.9mm.

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  20. Personal CD player & Star Trek Stationery & CardsRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Watersblogged

    On confirmation of purchase, the buyer is required to collect the item from the Lowestoft Front Office at the specified address. Please bring your confirmation of payment with you.

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