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iPod, PSP and cellphone re-imagined as '70s gadgets

Designer Alex Varanese wants to know what you'd do if you could go back in time. Him? He'd remake today's gadgets in Atari's image, which means slapping a lot of wood paneling all over them:

"[I'd] grab all the modern technology I could find, take it to the late '70s, superficially redesign it all to blend in, start a consumer electronics company to unleash it upon the world, then sit back as I rake in billions, trillions, or even millions of dollars."

fatstarr4992d ago

Woo good thing i wasn't born in this era. wood finish products are horrible.

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A Top-Secret iPod Designed For US Government Fifteen Years Ago: Apple Reveals

in 2005, Cupertino adopted a "special assignment" to help the US Department of Energy in developing a top-secret iPod which had a special but hidden function.

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The original iPod had an Easter Egg accessed by holding down the center button

Released in late 2001, about eight months after the arrival of iTunes, the original Apple iPod music player featured a mini version of the game Breakout.

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The Rewound app will turn your iPhone into a spiritual iPod

Miss the days of the iPod? Want to turn your iPhone into one? That's possible with the Rewound music player app.

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