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Analogue gadgets back in fashion in a digital age


Lovers of shiny digital gadgets, from audio to photography, may never spare a thought to old fashioned analogue technology.

But one band, trying to keep the quaint medium alive, has recorded its music on a wax cylinder dating back to the 19th Century.

Also, LJ Rich finds out why instant film, one of the best known examples of analogue technology, is being brought back to life by Polaroid.


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