“Eight years ago, on January 9, 2007 to be exact, the late Apple CEO Steve Jobs took the stage at the Moscone Center in San Francisco to introduce the first iPhone.
“Today, Apple is going to reinvent the phone,” Jobs proclaimed.
Jobs wasn’t overstating the impact of his announcement. The iPhone, like the Mac and iPod, redefined the category. It was the world’s first modern smartphone and it became the template for wannabes the world over. The smartphone revolution started by the iPhone has put a powerful computer into the hands of billions of people worldwide.
Steve Jobs’ iPhone unveiling in January 2007 is one of the most important milestones in computing history.
MacDailyNews Take: There are a lot of smartphones on the market today, but only one company makes brilliantphones.
Steve Jobs’ iPhone unveiling starts around 21:10:
We miss you, Steve!