Before iPhones, we used these walkman’s and cd players to listen to music.
Getting your book stamped with the return date when checking one out from the library.
Using a card catalog to find a book in the library.
Shoulder mounted video recorder. Awesome, but heavy.
Hours of entertainment.
Looking information up in the encyclopedia.
Answering the phone without caller i.d.
If you adjust the bunny ears in the right position you were certain to get a clear tv signal.
Recording your favorite tv shows.
Looking up movie times.
Saving all your info to a floppy disk.
Using paper maps when traveling.
Projector from school.
Taking pictures with film, and having to get your camera roll developed.
Look up your favorite tv show.
VHS tapes would eventually take up tons of space in your living room.
With your boombox you could record your favorite song that came on the radio.
Blowing in the cartridge to get the game to play better.
“You’ve got mail”