2019 marks the 40th anniversary of Sony’s first portable cassette player, the device that changed the way the world listens to music. We take a look back at the history of the iconic and much-beloved bit of tech.
One of the greatest gadgets ever made.
Before the iPod there was the Sony Walkman, a gadget so revolutionary that it quite literally changed the way we listened
From the Nokia 3310 to the Tamagotchi.
From the Nokia 3310 to the Sony PlayStation the last 30 years has seen an unparalleled change in technology and how we use
Sony has launched a £2,500, gold-plated Walkman in a brazen attempt to remind us that its most iconic brand is still in production
I really miss having no choice. There's a real frisson to those moments when you lose the remote control under the sofa, or the wi-fi network packs up. You might have to watch something you don't like, or even something that you have no opinion about yet. Losing the remote is a scary rollercoaster of possibilities.
Modern children are the worst. They don't know whether dictators are characters from history or fiction, they don't know
And so, as we enjoy our short, hot summer, a new generation of university graduates return their rented gowns and mortar boards and head off into the big, wide world... some, young as they are, will have a business idea that will change the world.