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Hit rewind: Sony Walkman triggers nostalgia on 40th birthday

by Miwa SUZUKI Must-have 80s gadget and one-time icon of Japan electronics cool, Sony's Walkman turned 40 this year and like its now middle-aged fans, is clinging to its youth with high-tech updates. On July 1, 1979, as the global economy suffered through the second oil...