Now that all of our phones are single sheet pieces of glass, and that we are used to downloading apps for just about everything, what was the actual impact to our world 10 years ago when Steve Jobs released the iPhone? I remember it well and have certainly accidentally smashed the face of many models of iPhone over those 10 years.
To me it's a great device that has become symbolic of our lives in so many ways now. I'll let you scan this review by Harvard review for more thought provoking and structured commentary on the evolution of the mobile device that we know and love as the iPhone.
Part of the reason that iPhone owners adopted cloud technologies so quickly is that the device quickly led to a massive increase in mobility. The ability to check emails, view and edit documents, and quickly and efficiently browse the web meant that people didn’t need to be shackled to their desks in order to get work done