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  • Before the Bubble Burst: Jamie Fenton, Game Designer, 1982

    Before the Bubble Burst: Jamie Fenton, Game Designer, 1982

    When a group of independent video makers set out to document current tech trends for an ill-fated television show called Wired In, they hardly suspected they were capturing an industry poised on the edge of cataclysmic change. Like many young tech industries, video games were hot, and everyone wanted to get in on the action, but as more and more companies jumped in, often with subpar products, the bubble just grew and grew. In 1982, when this footage was shot, … Continue reading

  • Wired In sneak peek rough

    Wired In sneak peek rough

    The tape features a demo for the television show “Wired In.” While the program never actually came to fruition, the footage and demos put together are an interesting look into the the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. Continue reading

  • [Wired In raw #23: Silver Sue arcade #4]

    [Wired In raw #23: Silver Sue arcade #4]

    Raw footage for “Wired In,” a never completed series on the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. In this video, we watch as Arcade owner Silver Sue plays a few video games in her establishment. Numerous other patrons are seen playing video games as well. This is followed by a number of classic commercials. Silver Sue #4. Continue reading