Analogies for Tech: The Web as Houses

I am examining potential analogies for explaining technology of various sorts to laypersons in the hopes they will grasp the relationships of the world they use every day. Today’s analogy is how building a web page is like building a house.

Welcome to… Firefox 6?!

Firefox 4 will come out next week, but Mozilla is looking forward to several more releases this year. A lot of people are whining about browser version number hyperinflation, but that’s not what this is about. It’s about a better browser.