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'Gifts Of Holidays Past'

Nov 29, 2010

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Scott Cameron

For anyone who doesn't remember a holiday season without the iPad and iPhone, USA Today's Technology Live blog today brought my attention to the Computer History Museum's list of "Gifts of Holidays Past."

The top 10:

Atari 2600 with "Combat" game cartridge, Atari, U.S., 1978

Game Boy, Nintendo, Japan, 1989

Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo, Japan, 1990

Furby, Tiger Electronics, U.S., 1998

The Kitchen Computer, Honeywell, U.S., 1969

Speak & Spell children's toy, Texas Instruments, U.S., 1978

Nike + iPod Sport Kit, Nike and Apple, U.S., 2006

AIBO robotic dog, Sony, Japan, 1999

DG-10 Digital Guitar, Casio, Japan, 1983

Muppet Learning Keys keyboard, Koala Technologies, U.S., 1984

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