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Sony has shipped the last cassette tape Walkmans to vendors (Crunchgear), according to multiple media outlets. It’s surprising that the Walkman was produced for this long: the very first Sony Walkman appeared in 1979 and was an instant hit. In … Continue reading

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It’s a bird, it’s a plane

It’s a Walkman. While watching ‘The Mosquito Coast’ last night, we noticed that ms. Plimpton was carrying the ultimate device of the Eighties, a genuine Sony Walkman. The one and only, and available in one size: Mega. As in big. … Continue reading

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