20 Tweets Of Things People Miss Most About Their Pre-Internet Lives

Published 10 months ago

On April 30, 1993, the world wide web became accessible to the public. Since then, the world has undergone significant changes due to this massive technological leap. Today, over 5 billion people use the internet out of which 60% of traffic is through cellphone usage.

Nowadays we read news, shop, work and even keep up with our friends from around the world online. The pace at which the Internet has taken over our lives is so mind-boggling, it’s hard to remember those pre-internet days. One Twitter user, Eric Alper, recently asked fellow Tweeters to reminisce alongside him about our pre-internet lives and the responses certainly do evoke a host of memories. Scroll to check out some of the things folks shared which, as usual, we’ve posted for your convenience below. 

 

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Shanilou Perera

Shanilou has always loved reading and learning about the world we live in. While she enjoys fictional books and stories just as much, since childhood she was especially fascinated by encyclopaedias and strangely enough, self-help books. As a kid, she spent most of her time consuming as much knowledge as she could get her hands on and could always be found at the library. Now, she still enjoys finding out about all the amazing things that surround us in our day-to-day lives and is blessed to be able to write about them to share with the whole world as a profession.

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