How the iPhone shaped the world

Regardless of what you think of Apple’s products, it’s hard to argue that its iconic smartphone hasn’t had a profound impact on humanity.

Regardless of what you think of Apple’s products, it’s hard to argue that the tech giant hasn’t had a profound impact on our civilisation.

The company singlehandedly popularised the smartphone, and with it ushered in an age where – for better or for worse - it is possible for every human being to be tethered to the internet at all times.

It’s interesting that despite all of these innovations – that we perhaps would have thought weren’t possible a decade ago – we still crave more from the tech giant.

More interconnectivity, more options, more accessibility. Perhaps we’ll never be satisfied with the pace of technological development?

This point is particularly apparent in today’s infographic which was created by ProtectYourBubble.com, and sourced from Visual.ly

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