Data! Data! And more Data! From business conferences to classrooms and medical centres, the unending trail of digital and wireless bits dominate the global-scape with seemingly a rod of iron. The custodians of law and the masters of crime in today’s electronic era would find themselves handicapped dispensing with their most faithful accomplice. Where would we be had it not been for the boon of the portable, handheld data transfer device which is popular as the flash drive!
From Simon Personal Communicator, the IBM newbie of the 1990’s, to the Apple i-Phone of today, the smartphone has traversed the technological canvass from being a bulky ‘Hulk’ to a slim, chiselled chocolate boy digital soul mate. It indeed seems like a journey from the ancient Land of Oz to the uber-geeky chambers of Star Trek!
The past has seen great jumps in the field of technology with inventions such as the computer, the internet, smartphones, tablets, electric cars, space rockets and may more. These innovative technologies have revolutionized our everyday life.
- The iPhone made its debut with its trademark home button, a 5-inch display, metal casting and touch screen.
The iPhone is termed as“the ultimate device to possess in mobile telecommunication”. It is a series of smartphones launched by Apple Inc based on an idea of Apple’s Founder and Chairman, Late Steve Jobs.
What is the Internet?
The internet or “the Net” is a worldwide connection of computers where any computer user can get information from any other computer in the world, if it has access and authorization to do the same. The internet has several benefits which include – being always available, large amount of information about almost anything and everything, online shopping from places worldwide, downloads many games/ videos/ music usually free of cost and helps to reduce the distance barrier among people.
ViralNova, launched in May, 2013 is an internet site similar to Buzzfeed, which is a collection of “trending pictures and stories around the Web” with catchy phrases shared on social networking sites like Facebook.