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Now and Then: How the World’s Changed Since the World Wide Web

A lot can happen in 25 years.

Our fashion has changed. For the better? Debatable.

SBTB

geordie

 

Hairstyles are a little less… well, just a little less.

 

billandted

janiston

 

Kids used to just be kids…

 

rennett stowe

(Image: Flickr, Rennett Stowe)

itselisenicole

(Image: Flickr, itselisenicole)

 

And reading used to be much less confusing…

 

reading

kindle neff1uk

(Image: Flickr, Neff1UK)

 

Cars are equally complicated though!

 

dolorean

Mercedes Benz C Class

 

The way we store and move data has changed

 

matteo.telematico

(Image: Flickr, Matteotelematico)

USB

 

…and GameBoys are like tiiiiny computers now.

 

Nintendo Gameboy

DS air

 

Though even the big ones have lost a bit of weight.

 

bournemouth grant too

(Image: Flickr, Bournemouth Grant Too)

Cristiano Betta

(Image: Flickr, Cristiano Betta)

 

And finally the internet, which has grown from just a twinkle in Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s eye to a global platform affecting the lives of almost everyone in the planet!

 

andres_herrera 1976

(Image: Flickr, Andres_Herrera 1976)

gabriela.sameco

(Image: Flickr, gabriela.sameco)

 

What changes have you seen in the last 25 years?

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