Remember in 2002, when computers like the Apple iMac G4 were the sleekest on the market? Internet users were just starting to use high-speed broadband access, instead of that slow dial-up.
Fast forward to 2012: Computers are even more polished, and the Internet is faster. Ten years ago, Internet usage was more of a leisure – today it’s practically as important as water or oxygen.
The animated infographic below, created by bestedsites.com, shows just how far technology has come in the past decade: