Flashback to 90s Internet

It felt just yesterdays when I want to connect to Internet I have to dial up using a 56k modem and wait for it to be connected. My mom don’t mind we unable to use the land line phone. People will called back when the telephone line is in used. We use prepaid Internet and the Internet is not a necessary at that time. It also does not need much bandwidth to load a webpage.

internet explorer in 90s

I may just use it for 15 minutes per day to read news or technology tutorial and the information available is limited. I don’ t really need an email back then. It is really amazing when I heard a mail can be sent through our Atlantic Ocean in just a couple a seconds. There are no Chrome and Firefox to browse the Internet. I use Internet Explorer because it is pre-built inside the Windows. I don’t know the other options that I got. I use Yahoo! and MSN as my search engine. Google seems to simple and it felt boring. When the time move on, things started to change – very fast. If you watch the following video, you will realize the technology rapidly improves each years. Where we have been, where we are now and where we are heading to?

yahoo in 90s

The following video shows how people back in 90s started learn to use the Internet. Internet is common thing today but not in 90s. All the terms are alien back then. Today, Internet is almost like an electricity. It is easy to use and most people need it.

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