It’s not an instruction. It’s not a suggestion. It’s the name of a company that once put cables beneath our city streets. The company is long gone but its ghosts are still there.
This activity fits comfortably in the category of “things our children will never do”. After all, if you want to listen to a song, you can go to Spotify, right?
It wasn’t once so simple.
CD-ROMs were the flavour of the 1990s. What happened to them?
The bargain brand Poundworld is closing the last of its 335 premises in the UK this week.
This was once the way to see the World Wide Web. In the mid-1990s, as the web began to take off, the Netscape Navigator browser was used by more than 90% of people online.
Why on earth did we once play the national anthem in cinemas? Oh, of course. Bonnie Prince Charlie.
In the UK, our breakfast eggs are brown. In the US, they’re white. Is there any actual reason for this?