And so, in 2005 you could run a full operating system and play cool flash games in a browser, all with one 512MB RAM stick. Whereas today 500MB is just what the browser itself needs to open.
And the games are fucking worse.
Peak web has passed.
How lovely it was the old web. Having the need 2-3 web browsers installed + flash, silverlight, active x and all those funky and next-to-impossible-to-remove toolbars that came with them. Beautiful times indeed...
As for your first comment. Phones from that era either used the mind twisting WAP "standard" (which each manufacturer had greatly different implementations) or used a barebones browser with a server side web engine to do the heavy lifting.
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