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The Portable Cassette Player is Back

More modern than ever: We Are Rewind’s cassette player comes with Bluetooth and is compatible with wireless headphones. A portable cassette player in 2023? Yes, you read that correctly. Admittedly, smartphones have long since become the primary source of music for those on the go. But we are a society that constantly craves something fresh, […]

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Nikon releases the retro camera ZF

Nikon is launching the Nikon ZF camera, which combines modern features with retro design. The camera features a 24.5-megapixel full-frame sensor, 299-point autofocus with object detection, image stabilization, and dual card slots. It shares the same processor as Nikon’s Z8 and Z9 models and can shoot in 4K at up to 60 frames per second. […]

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Mr. Run and Jump is a new game for the Atari 2600

Atari is reportedly soon releasing a new game for their ‘ancient’ Atari 2600, a game console that was released in 1977 and has not received an official game release since 1990. Mr. Run and Jump is a 2D platform game where players guide a character through various levels, avoiding obstacles along the way. The game […]

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Beoplay EX Atelier Editions released in new color

Bang & Olufsen is now releasing the third color for Beoplay EX Atelier Editions, and it’s Peach Pink. The color will be available in limited edition, but several different colors will be released later this year. According to Bang & Olufsen’s description, Peach Pink “adds spring feelings with a delicate and playful appearance.” Like the […]

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Metallica buys vinyl company

The interest in vinyl records seems to be holding strong, and now the American vinyl record producer Furnace Record Pressing announces that the rock band Metallica has bought a majority of the company. Furnace Record Pressing started its operations in 1996 and is now one of the largest vinyl record producers in the United States. […]

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Vinyl is selling better than CDs

Now vinyl has officially surpassed CDs, at least in the US. According to the annual revenue report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), vinyl records sold better than CDs in the US last year – for the first time since 1987. Vinyl is said to have sold 41 million copies, while CDs sold […]

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Leica Q2 Ghost by Hodinkee

As a photographer, if style matters to you, you can never go wrong with Leica. If the classic Leicas are not your cup of tea (why not?), the Q2 might be. In November Leica announced a new limited edition Q2 in collaboration with Hodinkee. But you better hurry because it is a very limited set. […]

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The vinyl record collecting and market trends

Analog music can be an expensive hobby. While new vinyl sales continue to rise and the industry beats new milestones every year more or less, collecting original records is not for the people without means. Discogs have released the list of the 50 most expensive items sold on the platform in 2022. And some of […]

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Audio-Technica Sound Burger Comeback

Time to go lofi. Some of you might remember a little vinyl record oddity called the Sound Burger that entered the portable turntable market back in 1983. In the US it was also marketed as “mister disc”. Well, after a brief revival back in November 2022 as a limited edition to commemorate the 60th anniversary […]

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Analog film – time to get experimental

When I started out with analog photography back in the eighties, film was around aplenty. And the options you had was pretty much between the giants in the industry such as Kodak, Fuji and Ilford. Sure there where a few others as well but more to the point, the kinds of film you had to […]

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Some Excellent Back to the Future gadgets

In the recent years retro 80s craze there are a few themes that stand out. One of those themes is the craze about the Back to the Future movies starring Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd. The first Back to the Future movie came out in 1985 and has become the very definition of the […]

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20 Amazing Star Wars T-shirts

Having a difficult time coming up with gift ideas? This one is for you. Star Wars t-shirts are great gifts since they are not only the perfect gift to your average SciFi nerd, but are actually something a lot of people like. Star Wars are one of those rare birds that has become embedded in […]