Ah, the Eighties. Bad hair, bad clothes … and some pretty awful tech. Here’s a look back at seven CE dead ends that didn’t survive the decade.
“Besides bad hair, pleated jeans, and 21 Jump Street, the ’80s brought us a remarkable technological revolution. Nintendo changed the living room forever with the introduction of the NES in 1985. IBM, Apple, and the Commodore 64 ushered the personal PC into our lives.”