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Web design : the evolution of the digital world, 1990-today

Web design : the evolution of the digital world, 1990-today

Author: Rob Ford; Julius Wiedemann
Publisher: Köln : Taschen, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
The last three decades have marked an era of technological upheaval as frenetic and groundbreaking as there ever has been. From early desktop computers and mobile phones to virtual reality: the web is now virtually inseparable from all facets of human interaction and daily life. But it wasn't always funny cat videos and sleek interfaces. This collection is a visual journey through time, gathering the very earliest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Chronologies
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Ford; Julius Wiedemann
ISBN: 9783836572675 3836572672
OCLC Number: 1122197286
Language Note: In English, with expanded summaries in German and French at the bottom of every other page.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 639 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, portraits ; 27 cm
Contents: Forward / Lars Bastholm --
Introduction / Rob Ford --
1990-1997 The early years --
1998 The year Macromedia flash went mainstream --
1999 The floodgates open --
2000 The web comes to life --
2001 The website generation --
2002 The year of innovation and reputations --
2003 The year of anticipation --
2004 The year of the original viral site --
2005 The year of the idea --
2006 The year of big budgets --
2007 The year full-screen video arrives - along with the iPhone --
2008 The year of horror --
2009 The year of social media integration --
2010 The death of flash --
2011 The dawning of a new era: HTML5 --
2012 The year Google Chrome redefined the web-design landscape --
2013 The year of revival and renewed excitement --
2014 They year mobile browsers became as powerful as desktops --
2015 The year the power of the individual led the way --
2016 The year artificial intelligence came to the web --
2017 The year the web evolved out of the web --
2018 Web design. the next generation...
Other Titles: Evolution of the digital world, 1990-today
Responsibility: Rob Ford ; ed. Julius Wiedemann.


Since its debut in 1990, the internet has seen over a billion web pages-but it wasn't always sleek interfaces. In this visual tour through history, trace the very earliest examples of what we today  Read more...


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"At some 640 pages, the tome is part nostalgia trip, part reference work." * Financial Times * "Complete with year-by-year factsheets, Google insights, and commentary from the creators themselves, Read more...

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