There are a lot of good memories when the Philippine internet was still at its infancy stage.
In these modern times, lets all remember the good old internet days, especially if you’ve experienced a first-hand account of technology’s progress.
In case you missed part 1, heres the .
Then – Prepaid load and dial-up, and oh expensive it was!colnect.com
Now – Most internet connections are postpaid and (by Philippine standards).imoney.ph
Then – Cluttered and blue links everywhere. The good ol’ Angelfire and geocities days.topdesignmag.com, yahoo.com’s old homepage
Now – Sleek, with auto-refresh features. Also, no more Times New Roman font.venturebeat.com, Mark Zuckerberg’s facebook profile
Then – Paintbrush, you can draw lines, circles and other geometric shapes. I can’t even recall if you can resize pictures.www.lopr.net
Now – Photoshop has it all. Now everyone can become beautiful through photo manipulation.oswindows.com
Then – It didn’t exist at all in the MS-DOS era.wikipedia.org
Now – Windows 8 now has tiles with its new metro design (If you don’t like it, you can disable it).pcworld.com
Then – You have to buy a diskette and CD installers (the era of product keys).flashbackgames.co.uk
Now – Download from official sites or torrent (*smiles*).g4tv.com, steam by Valve
Then – Do you remember back then when you use your car rewinder to rewind VHS tapes?kanobu.ru
Now – Youtube has almost every video you can think of (except porn).Youtube
Then – We were confined to offline games, worse if you just had solitaire and minesweeper in your PC.mobygames.com
Now – Online games allow people from different parts of the world to interact with one another.warcraft.blizzplanet.com
Then – Internet connectivity is exclusively on PCs.gcentertainmentsystem.blogspot.com
Now – We have smartphones, tablets and even TVs can now access the internet.www.abc.es
Then – A large bulk of wires and octopus connections.iogear.com
Now – Wifi!comcen.nus.edu.sg
Then – Traditional method was through newspapers, TV and radio.connectionmodel.com
Now – Internet advertising is the new mainstream.themesamurai.com