You may not have known about all the technologies and gadgets that existed at once. Also, you may like technology, but the device would be available in the market with newer updates and recommendations today. This article is a small compilation of the top 10 best gadgets that you wish to have brought before.
1. PALM PILOT 1000:
Apple Company’s invention in 1996 was the Palm Pilot 1000, which was like a personal assistant for you. Palm Pilot 1000 is small enough to fit into your pocket but can store up to 500 names and addresses. The gadget had handwriting recognition facility, and you can sync data with your PC or Mac desktop. The device acts as a supplement to computers.
2. ATARI VIDEO COMPUTER SYSTEM:
Video games came popular when Atari 2600 was from America. If you want to play games, by plugging into your TV set and grabbing the joystick, get ready to have some fun. The Atari 2600 was the first game console which had multiple games in one device. During that time, the Pac Man game was trending, and users were addictive of it.
3. POLAROID SX 70 LAND CAMERA:
The SX 70 Land Camera first came in 1972 with the point-and-shoot feature and also with image-developing options. After taking photos, you can fold it by 7-by-4 inches and can keep it in your bag. It was the first Polaroid automatic camera that snapshots and produce images. Even if it is low-end digital cam some people are still using it.
4. MOTOROLA PAGE WRITER:
Motorola Page Writer is a wireless gadget that sends and receives text messages instantly. The Motorola Page Writer looks similar to a thick pager device that has a flip-flop design, QWERTY keypad, and a backlit monochrome LCD screen.
5. HANDSPRING TREO 600:
Treo 600 is a phone on your palm that is slim enough to fit into your pocket. The gadget was successful around the years of 2003 and 2004. The keyboard was like a Black Berry’s QWERTY keyboard.
6. ZENITH SPACE COMMAND:
Zenith Space Command was the first TV remote with only four buttons. The remote had power, volume, and channel up and down buttons. The remote has no batteries. To control the set, you have to press the button, and a tiny hammer inside the remote will strike up with an aluminum rod. The remote was trending for more than 25 years.
7. HAMILTON PULSAR:
Hamilton Pulsar is a wristwatch with no springs, gears, or hands. Even in the 1970s, Hamilton was present with an LED screen, and if you wish to know the time, you have to press the button. The price of the gold watch model was $2100, and steel was $275.
8. MOTOROLA HANDY TALKY:Motorola Talky was the first two-way portable radio that weighed 35 pounds. The device was small and had a rugged design with an integrated circuit for giving better performance.
9. POLAROID SWINGERS:
Polaroid Swingers was an instant camera with its unique pinchable photometer button. When an object is ready for taking the shot, then the word ‘YES’ was lit over the viewfinder. From the years 1965-1970s, Polaroid Swingers was the coolest camera gadget in the world.
10. SONY AIBO ERS 110:
Sony Aibo is an AI robot pet. The pet will sit, stand, roll over and can act like a real puppy. The first consumer model was in 1999. After a decade, the Aibo robot came with a 64-bit quad-core processor. In many movies, video shows, and advertisements, you must have seen this robotic pet dog in sliver cuteness.