Grand Theft Auto has come a long way – so what else has?
September 27th, 2013 Backbone Connect, Blog, Just for fun
Tagged in — Data Storage, Internet, Nostalgia
Grand Theft Auto 5 was released last week, shooting to the top of the sales charts and marking its place in history as the most expensive video game ever made. With over 700 playable missions, the biggest landscape GTA has ever seen, and increasing levels of violence, bad language and controversy, the game has
Top 4 internet institutions we stopped loving
September 20th, 2013 Blog, Internet
Tagged in — BT, dial-up, Internet, ISP, Nostalgia
Before broadband internet became widely available in 2000, we were all stuck with the slow speeds and dodgy connections of dial-up. And that was fine. It worked – not well, but it worked – and like indigenous tribesmen who’ve never stepped outside their remote jungle village, we were happy with our lot. But like so