Are You a 90s Tech Guru?

Posted by Diana Antão

Let’s test your memory!

The 90s were a golden decade where technological evolution helped consumers enjoy life and get work done. Some tech made it to market, some is still in use today and some... we don’t even recall its name! The question is… how much do you remember?

What product did Apple launch in 1998?

  1. iMac
  2. iPod
  3. Laptop
  4. iPad

In what year was Google founded?

  1. 1996
  2. 1997
  3. 1998
  4. 1999

What was the name of the computer that beat Gary Kasparov at chess?

  1. Cerebro
  2. Duotonics
  3. Hal 9000
  4. Deep Blue

When did the public gain access to the World Wide Web?

  1. 1991
  2. 1992
  3. 1993
  4. 1994

Where do these emojis come from?emoji

  1. mIRC
  2. AOL Messenger
  3. Nokia 3310
  4. MSN Messenger

Which one of these video games was released in the 90s?

  1. The Sims
  2. Super Mario Bros
  3. Final Fantasy II
  4. Donkey Kong Country
  5. Street Fighter I

What game would you play on the Nokia 5110?

  1. Snake
  2. Solitaire
  3. Angry Birds
  4. Tetris

What was the first mobile phone to support SMS message composition?

  1. Nokia 3310
  2. Nokia 2010
  3. Motorola DynaTAC 8000x
  4. Moto X

What games console had this controller?controller

  1. Mega Drive
  2. Nintendo Entertainment System
  3. Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  4. Nintendo 64

What programming language was not createad in the 90s?

  1. Java
  2. Python
  3. C++
  4. Visual Basic

Which of these email domains didn't exist in the 90s?

  1. @hotmail.com
  2. @yahoo.com
  3. @gmail.com
  4. @msn.com

This icon was used in what web service?logo

  1. Hotmail
  2. MSN Messenger
  3. Yahoo! email
  4. Facebook Messenger

 

Here are the answers:

1: a. 2: c. 3: d. 4: a. 5: d. 6: d. 7: a. 8: b. 9: c. 10: c. 11: c. 12: b.

How many did you get right? Did you earn the 90s Tech Guru title fair and square?