A look back in Internet software (app) history

I realize that today just about EVERYONE connects to the world exclusively through their mobile devices and are constantly looking 24/7 for the latest apps (shorthand for software)…

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Back in the Dark Ages (a.k.a. Pre SmartPhones and the Era of Dial-Up 56 K Modems) people purchased software on little disks–at first they were floppies and then late in the last century they came on little silver disks called CD’s…

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People also received “free” software in the mail to join Juno, AOL, EarthLink, and countless other internet service offerings…

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As you can see from the first photo above…WE HAVE MADE CONSIDERABLE PROGRESS AND ANYONE  CAN DOWNLOAD ANYTIME, ANYWHERE…WHILE MULTI-TASKING 🙂

P.S. But be careful…you don’t want to risk stepping in a pile of doggie poop while downloading. Hmmm! There must be at app for that 🙂

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2 thoughts on “A look back in Internet software (app) history

  1. Just got a new smart phone and newer car. Trying to learn both have left me “humble.”

    • Ah, a new car. Just pretend it is a computer or smart phone. You will love the rear view video camera 🙂

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