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Four Old Gadgets We Love (And Four We Hate)

Four Old Gadgets We Love (And Four We Hate)

Anna Jane Grossman, author of Obsolete: An Encyclopedia of Once-Common Things Passing Us By, has compiled a special short list for Giz readers, four things we’ll really miss, and four we’re glad are gone. (She’s pictured below, not above.)

Wonderfully 80s Boombox Wristwatch Doesn’t Play Music

Wonderfully 80s Boombox Wristwatch Doesn’t Play Music

I was all amped up for this little boombox watch until I got to the last sentence over at technabob. “I only wish the tiny little speakers actually worked,” they wrote, at which I wept a little because part of me wanted to relive the smashing acid wash 80s in…