Saturday August 16, 2014

World's First 'Smartphone' Celebrates 20 Years

Surprisingly similar to present day versions of the smartphone, The IBM Simon, released way back in August 1994 has just celebrated its 20th birthday. The IBM Simon was the first phone that used Apps, could send and receive faxes, but had no access to the internet, since at that time, there was no mobile internet infrastructure. Say hello to the Granddaddy forerunner of your present day smartphone. cool

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