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Title 80s tech [videorecording] / produced by Actuality Productions for the History Channel ; written and produced by Beata Ziel ; producer, Bruce Nash.

Imprint [United States] : A & E Television Networks ; New York, NY : Distributed by New Video, [2008]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 KTC DVD Collection  609.04 Ei44 2008    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Modern marvels
System Details DVD+R, Dolby digital stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Credits Narrator, Max Raphael ; executive producer, Don Cambou.
Event Originally broadcast on the History Channel as part of Great Inventions Week in 2006.
Summary "Remember "brick" cell phones, Pac-Man, Rubik's Cube, Sony Walkman, and the first music CDs? Remember all the new and exciting gadgets of the 1980s? Modern Marvels investigates the transition from Industrial to Information Age--a digital decade dedicated to ergonomics and entertainment. The microchip ushered in an era that revolutionized the way we work, play, and communicate. Tour Silicon Valley--birthplace of some of the greatest inventions from an amazing time of change, including the modern personal computer. Steve "Woz" Wozniak tells us about the evolution of Apple computers, and we talk to Sony--makers of the Walkman, Betamax, and the first CD players. And at Intel, makers of the first microchips, we learn why technology moves at such a fast pace"--Back cover.
Audience Not rated.
Subject Nineteen eighties.
Technology -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Educational videos.
Added Author Ziel, Beata.
Raphael, Max.
History Channel (Television network)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
Great Inventions Week (2006)
Added Title Eighties tech
Modern marvels (Television program)
ISBN 1422915794
Standard No. 733961117448
Music No. AAAE117440 A & E Television Network

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