McDonald's toys (above), digital watches
(left) and first-edition books could all be valuable in years to come.
The small print clearly states there is no predetermined number of quartz digital watches
, which is the cheapest prize on the list.
Soon, I'll be grappling again with the Japanese instruction booklet for my video (written in a language tantalisingly close to English), not to mention the baffling clocks on my microwave oven, my word processor, my cooker, and my various digital watches
The springs, the jewels, and the tiny wheels are gone, but a ghost of the ticks and tocks of traditional clocks may linger inside today's digital watches
, a new and surprising discovery suggests.
Macy's spokeswoman Merle Goldstone said Macy's will have a millennium shop with the 01-01-00 logo on boxer shorts, jackets and digital watches
, as well as other novelties by the end of October.
In 1958, the young researcher at Westinghouse Research Laboratories began experimenting with liquid crystals and ended up paving the way for innovations ranging from forehead thermometers to mood rings, digital watches
to computer monitors, and 3D video systems to flat-panel televisions.
The book, which is mainly about golf, also forecast the Ryder Cup and motorised golf carts - along with bullet trains and digital watches
For among the list of no-nos - rustling sweet papers, bleeping digital watches
, mobile phones and so on - came the ludicrous caution that the "taking of notes can be distracting".
We have got together with Britain's largest supplier of watches to bring you a great range of digital watches
at an almost give away price of pounds 3.
Coster who had previously designed timepieces for Movado credits Nathan Howitt inventor of the world famous "Museum Watch" with providing the inspiration to design his own line of orbital, graphic and digital watches
In 1991, he and theorist Neil Turok of Princeton University modeled cos- mic defects by using liquid crystals, the orderly liquids that line up to form numerals in digital watches
So are digital watches
and calculators and the giant video displays at sports stadiums.