Howstuffworks put together a sweet retrospective on technology that became popular in the 80s. Among them: PCs, VCRs, cable television, cell phones, camcorders, video game consoles—all things that were eventually used to deliver pornography to the masses.
It's interesting for our younger readers to get a glimpse into the past. Your iPod's grandfather was an old Sony Walkman cassette player that held actual tapes that you had to buy in stores. Amazing.
80s Tech Revisited [Howstuffworks]