2005 iPod = 1954 Pocket Transistor Radio

Posted: October 27, 2005 in Uncategorized
Was talking with a friend today that suggested iPod’s are just reincarnated pocket transistor radios — you know, the kind we all carried around so we could listen to a virtually endless supply of free music that we loved?
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
  1. Unknown says:

    Wow, FM radio, That\’s swell!!! :)

  2. Royal Farros says:

    Not even, just AM back then. <smile>

  3. Unknown says:

    The guy who invented/discovered FM died in \’54http://users.erols.com/oldradio/index.htmBut yes, people had AM radios in \’54, just like bellybuttons, they were everywhere…