Using NCSA Mosaic to surf the World Wide Web for the very first time in the basement physics lab at college was as close to a religious experience as I’ve ever had. It was a thunderbolt that completely changed my life.
Jason Kottke takes a wonderfully nostalgic look at the browsers he’s used over the years. I used a bunch of these as well. My first tango with the Internet was back in 1995 (yikes).