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You too can experience what is was to surf the web in the early 1990’s. The article “World’s first cross-platform Web browser brought back to life” on Ars Technica explains how. Weird, huh? It shows how fast we humans adapt our lifestyle and expectations to new software – 1992 is not that long ago!

My blog as if in 1992

My blog as if in 1992

PS. I had to cheat a bit: the CSS for the “Line-mode browser” refers to a font called ‘cern’ that is unreadable on my Mac – so I turned it into ‘monospace’. Nor does the “Line-mode browser” like the comments in the WordPress Javascript: what you see is actually the third screen, not the start of the page as you might expect. 

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