The History of Technology | 1990 to 2000

We’re going to take you back a bit in the technology time continuum. This is part of a series of posts we’re publishing on the History of Technology. We’ve hand picked some key moments in technology that we think were significant. These are defining moments where technology pioneers created a product, a technology or a company… or did or said something of significance. Think of these posts as time capsules that chronicle some of the most interesting times in tech along with the odd gaff! We’ve also included the top songs, movies and TV shows too!

The History of Technology 1990 to 2000

In this decade the “unthinkable” happens. Steve Jobs announces Apple’s partnership with Microsoft while IBM proves, maybe, the computers are smarter than humans. The internet begins to cast it’s world wide web with Mosaic and Netscape being the browsers of choice. Google is born and so is the “portable” computer.

Jobs on Microsoft Partnership

Deep Blue beats G. Kasparov in 1997

Early days of Mosaic and Netscape Browsers

The History of Google

Coming Soon: Portable computers

Top Movies, Songs and TV Shows

During this decade what were people watching and listening to? Here’s the top 10 movies [source], TV series [source] and songs the 90s [source].