It may be what these days they call clickbait, but I am so in the target demographic for this: The ways people described computers in the 1990s are hilarious, indeed. The stock footage section has shades of intense creepiness and I am possibly blocking memories of armies of Poser businessmen ever being a recurring motif; still @-signal psychedelia is Much the Nineties.
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Clifford Pickover (who still rocks a 90s website, complete with a counter) has compiled a list for our brain-exploding pleasure. Warning: links lead into further Wikipedia rabbit holes, make sure you’ve got a few free hours before clicking.
Don’t be put off by the fact that this comes from a technical publication about software development: Daniel Eggert wrote a great article about how digital cameras work, checking all the boxes in succint and easy to understand manner.