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The 10 biggest tech breakthroughs of the 1980s

7 monthes ago   |   By Tech Radar

Big hair, cheesy sitcoms, the best pop music ever written - the 1980s had it all. But aside from the awesome popular culture stuff, the decade also saw its fair share of landmark technology breakthroughs and releases. From CDs to the first properly mobile phones, the 1980s was the birthplace of many an iconic tech product and platform, so here's our look through some of the biggest and best tech of the 1980s...
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