Sure, it's only 25 inches on the diagonal, with the resolution of an Etch-a-sketch. But look at that wood cabinet!
What a crazy old world that was. "Mutually Assured Destruction." But we just thought it was normal at the time.
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Alas, today's factory farming of pork precludes such luxury treatment.
Taking into account the presence of a wired-up conch shell, please explain what this gadget from the 1920s does.
Answer after the jump.
The camera: $26.75 in 1957 = $222.68 in 2014
The projector: $64.50 in 1957 = $536.92 in 2014
Total costs to take pictures and display them for others to admire: $759.60
16GB iPhone, no contract: $649.00
This iPhone add-on, created by Dennis Be Bel, allows two people to send each other smoke messages. It's called the Smoke Messaging Service, or SMS. But the two have two agree in advance on what the smoke signals mean. [via likecool
"You can even make your guitar sound like a sitar!"