Sunday, February 1, 2009 - The Progress & Freedom Foundation Blog

10 Years Ago Today... (Thinking About Technological Progress)

As I am getting ready to watch the Super Bowl tonight on my amazing 100-inch screen via a Sanyo high-def projector that only cost me $1,600 bucks on eBay, I started thinking back about how much things have evolved (technologically-speaking) over just the past decade. I thought to myself, what sort of technology did I have at my disposal exactly 10 years ago today, on February 1st, 1999? Here's the miserable snapshot I came up with:

My God, think about how much our world has evolved in just 10 years!! I love capitalism.

posted by Adam Thierer @ 2:07 PM | Capitalism , E-commerce , Generic Rant , Innovation