Click on the image to see it as it was when invented.
1. Barbie: Still as pretty as ever
2. Computer Mouse: What did the first one look like?
3. Video Phones: They have a long history
4. Razors: Want to know what the first manual ones looked like?
5. Digital Cameras: Do you think you could fit the older model on your head too?
6. Toothbrushes: Which is more like your current toothbrush?
7. Cell Phones: My grandchildren will never believe this
8. Syringe: What's scarier than a syringe? A really old one.
9. The Ballpoint Pen: This instrument has come in many guises
10. Sticky Tape: Do you remember how Scotch tape once was?
11. Tinned Food: Some things will never ever change though
12. Portable Music Players: Most of these early models were considered revolutionary, and are now largely forgotten
13. Soap: For me, sometimes the old ways were the best
14. Computers: But many improvements have been undeniable
15. Air Bags: How far technology has advanced!
16. Printers: These have entered a whole new 'dimension'
17. Remote Control: I hardly understand the older ones
18. Lighters: The old models bring back a flood of nostalgic thoughts
19. Thermos: Once treasured objects have become largely disposable
20. Television: Though we have lost the quaintness, we have gained magnificence