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8 Years Ago Today- The First iPhone Was Unveiled

By louisejohnston

December 20, 2016 at 12:18am

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2007 was a huge year for technology as on this day 8 years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone. The iPhone was introduced by Jobs on January 9, 2007 in a keynote address at the Macworld Conference & Expo held in Moscone West in San Francisco, California. In his address, Jobs said, "I have been looking forward to this for two and a half years", and that "today, Apple is going to reinvent the phone". Well he wasn't wrong there. Jobs introduced the iPhone as a combination of three devices- a widescreen iPod with touch controls, a revolutionary mobile phone and a breakthrough Internet communicator.

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