Millennials may recognize them because their parents still have a few lying around the house, but the most recent generation will definitely have a hard time figuring out this selection of objects! 20 years' ago, kids weren't glued to a tablet or cell phone, YouTube/Facebook/Instagram/Snap Chat hadn't seen the light of day and if you did have a PC at home, its max modem speed would have been as slow as a snail...
Obviously advances in technology have benefitted young and old alike, but that doesn't stop us from holding back a smile when the youngest members of our family say " Hey, what the Hell is this?"
2. Pre-DVD technology - welcome to VHS and Betamax video tapes
3. We prefer today's flat screens!
4. Before iTunes came along
5. Once upon a time fonts were really limited!
6. Trust us, the struggle WAS real!
7. The first PlayStation!
8. Before Game Boys!
9. Combined portable TV and video player
10. And you think today's upgrades and downloads take long?
11. These screensavers!
12. They briefly came back, but they were all the rage 20 years' ago!
13. How to kill time during a boring class...
14. We were easy to please...
15. Corded phones!
16. Sticker collections!
17. These were considered to be 'torn jeans'
18. Gray keyboards were the norm!
19. We used to play 'shop'
20. Mice used to need a clean every now and then!
21. Pizza Hut glasses during the 80's and 90's!
22. Our favorite marker pens!
23. Opening car windows took some effort!
24. Portable CD players!