…A ten megabyte hard drive was considered monstrous (and expensive too!)
… “floppy” disks were actually flexible
… Those same “floppy” disks were 5.25 inches and you could only store data on one side of them.
… “640K of ram is enough for anybody”
… The only “color monitor” choices were amber, green or white text.
… Nobody had a “Graphical User Interface”
… Windows were something you opened to get fresh air
… If you had a mouse, you bought traps, poison or a cat to get rid of it.
… The first time somebody asked you “Which one is the ‘any’ key?”
… Everybody shared music by making copies on cassette tapes and NOBODY CARED
… Eight track tapes were everywhere
… Most “home computers” were built from kits or even just plans
… 1200 baud was considered lighting fast
[Tags]nostalgia, digital memories, another age[/tags]