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  • using old or vintage machinery, equipment, software, etc., either pragmatically or as a hobby. The "Computer Desktop Encyclopedia" at computerlanguage.com claims this is synonymous with retrocomputing and conflates (disputably, to my mind) these terms with steampunk.

    Urbandictionary.com has:

    Retrotech high tech aesthetic circa pre-1987. I prefer to use Casio keyboards because they are so retrotech. tags: retro, retro-tech, hi-fi, relic, kitsch
    cool word, but what I like most is the groovy, swell images in the flickr content below

    January 19, 2013