Remember when you couldn't go anywhere without hearing a record turning, a Polaroid snapping, or a boombox blasting? While it always seemed like those days would last forever, eventually we moved on from our technologies, and now you'd be hard-pressed to event rack down some of these items.
Which of these do you remember?
While it's popularity has faded into obscurity today with the advent of the internet, amateur radio used to be a big hit!
We must have piles of these stored away in our basement, I'm sure they'll be worth a fortune one day!
It may be easier to carry around a phone today but these were so fun to have around!
This was definitely a loss. Having a picture right after you take it = the best.
Though only really used by enthusiasts today, everyone remembers having to type up their school work using one of these.
Do you remember popping these in before CDs took over?
Or the short-lived reign of 8-tracks? I suppose it lives on in some ways.
Throwback to before cassettes, we all had that one friend who wouldn't even let us touch their copy of the White Album. (We did anyways)
At the time they seemed so futuristic and sleek, how did they become the iconic symbol for the outdated?