I skipped the whole AGP generation. Imagine going from beta tapes to a DVD lol.
In reallity there it was less than a decade, my friend.
And you are ohhh so young!!!!
and in a field where technology turns a new leaf in 18 months
you will be witnessing so much more of that transformation than I have in my 60 years. so don't go lol(ing) too much.