The unrecognizable Internet of 1996

February 26, 2009

Sifting through old Web pages today is a bit like playing video games from the 1970s; the fun is in considering how awesome people thought they were, despite all that was missing.

This article hints at a long-form piece about the Internet's last ~15 years (and its impact on me personally, society generally, etc.) that I've been pecking at for a while now. Has a technology ever enabled and transformed so much in so little a time?

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