The easy answer for me on this one is the Pac-Man phone. It is the obvious choice for someone with my tastes, but in 1983, when these appeared in magazines, I was just started to hear about cordless phones. So while Pac-Man would have made me feel like I was living the arcade life, the cordless phone would have made me feel like I was living in the future.
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