Adobe Systems' Photoshop software recently turned 20 years old. We take a walk down memory lane with one of the most popular pieces of image-editing software.
It's not often that a technology product, even a successful one, enters the language as a verb. Some of us Google, but nobody iPhones, Excels or HDMIs.
But by remaining influential over a history that now spans 20 years, Photoshop has achieved a place in the English language. Over its two decades, it grew from a single black-and-white image-editing package to a multi-product franchise, a starring member of Adobe Systems' Creative Suite line, and, of course, a verb.