Though the successor is always ahead in terms of technology, the foundation is always set firm by it’s predecessor. So does the technology that we breathe and live with today, has advanced over the years. Having said that, reminisce about some of the most influential gadgets that changed the face of technology once and for all.
Phones existed for years, but this one defined a real smartphone with class. Launched in 2007, Apple actually put a powerful gadget in the pockets of many.
Trinitron by Sony not only received an Emmy award but also sold over 100 million units worldwide. Truly Classic!
With this invention, Steve Jobs literally set the standards high for the way humans interacted with computers and other gadgets.
The handy Walkman by Sony was the first portable, simple and affordable music gadget that sold more than 200 million devices till the time CD player & iPod came into picture.
IBM Model 5150
It is impossible to imagine the shape of the computer world and how it must have looked in today’s time without this IBM PC.
Victrola Record Player
There would be no music in the house without Victrola. This device brought the aura of classical musicians & opera singers in the homes of many.
Regency Transistor Radio
As revolutionary as it was, this was the first gadget to be powered by transistor. This technology changed the face of portable communications overnight.
Kodak Brownie Camera
Tagged at a price as cheap as $1, Kodak Brownie Camera not just coined the term snapshot but also built the relationship of images with the society.
This gadget isn’t something one forgets easily. It was one of Apple’s most superhit devices that put an end to all the CD players.
Anyone feeling nostalgic already?
(Information Source: TIME)