Yesterday, Apple unveiled it’s 10th anniversary iPhone – the iPhone X. The original iPhone, released in 2007, was a stunning achievement and the smartphone revolution it spawned has changed the world. What sort of other notable tech achievements have been introduced since the iPhone? Here’s a list of some – please use the comment section to add any you think should be on this list. In no particular order:
And, finally, arguably the most significant discovery our species has made in the last few hundred years (or maybe ever):
Most of those innovations (esp. if you add them together with emojis and older social media like Facebook) have changed the way we communicate, and not necessarily always in a good way.
I agree with John on the point that DNA sequencing is a big deal. I am hoping I can print myself a new liver someday and watch full-fledged super humans play professional sports. Humans also need to learn how to manipulate our DNA to use photosynthesis so we can survive the overpopulation problems of the future…, I’m just sayin’, the future is going to be cool!