iPhone first gen
The original iPhone came out on June 29th, 2007, and completely changed the world. Apple may be a polarizing company, but whether you love or hate it you have to admit that Apple reshaped the smartphone market.
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Brandon writes about apps and software for TechRepublic. He's an award-winning feature writer who previously worked as an IT professional and served as an MP in the US Army.