1990s Technology News In Review

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The 1990s was a turning point in the computer industry, as the period brought major technological advancements to the personal computer, largely thanks to the hardworking engineers and programmers that have improved some programs and even invented new hardware or software. In addition, the 1990s showed how Microsoft became a powerhouse in the world of … Read more 1990s Technology News In Review

The Interesting History of Mr. Microphone

Logo of Ronco, the maker of the original Mr. Microphone

If you happen to watched television during the late 1970s and early 1980s, then there’s an average chance that you saw advertisements for the Ronco Company’s products. This is the company that first used television to sell products and send them by mail. The company made a killing during the ’70s and ’80s by selling … Read more The Interesting History of Mr. Microphone

The History of Cable TV in New York City

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Cable television had been around since the late 1940′s when someone figured out how to import over-the-air signals to non-receiving areas. Usually, this was behind a hill or mountain. In 1957, the first premium cable-movie service began in Oklahoma. In fact, between 1945 and 1960, the number of television sets in the United States increased … Read more The History of Cable TV in New York City

Learn About the Iconic History of that Pop Culture Tech Icon the Sony Walkman

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Today, people can listen to music easily as songs can be downloaded or streamed online. It means that you can play your favorite songs and albums on different devices that you have, such as your smartphone, tablet, and laptop. But it wasn’t always like this, because before, people would need to carry around personal cases … Read more Learn About the Iconic History of that Pop Culture Tech Icon the Sony Walkman