The very first iPhone went on sale 10 years ago today — here’s how Steve Jobs announced it (AAPL)
|06/29/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
10 years ago today, June 29, 2007, was a milestone in the history of computing: The launch date of the first iPhone.
It wasn’t the first “smartphone,” or the first phone with a camera. It wasn’t the first mobile device to have a touchscreen, or to let users install apps. (In fact, the app store didn’t even launch until 2008, a year after the first iPhone was released!)
But it tied numerous disparate features together in a cohesive, well-designed whole — kickstarting a mobile revolution that has transformed the modern world.