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The Iphone 's Impact On The 21st Century

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Imagine a world without iPhones, what would it be like? Over the past seven years, the iPhone has gone through many transformations becoming one of the most popular cell phones in the United States and the world. The iPhone has changed the smart phone market. Nearly 25% of people in the U.S. have an iPhone. The iPhone has changed a lot over the last seven years, gaining more powerful processors, improved screens and better cameras. The iPhone has created many new industries due to its technological advancements. The first iPhone was created in 2007. When Apple released the iPhone it was a success. All of the Apple stores were flooded with people, many stores reported stock shortages. In the year 2007, 1.4 million iPhones were sold. In…show more content…
Every app working within the iPhone iOS operating system goes through many checkpoints and qualifications to become part of the iOS operating system. The iPhone has evolved and will keep evolving over the years. One feature that has greatly improved is the camera. Over the years more and more megapixels get added to the camera. From the first iPhone to the iPhone 6 and 6 plus, the megapixels have gone up six. According to Baig & Levitus you can “turn your best photos into a slideshow.” The burst mode has also been added to capture action shots. The camera allows one to crop, change lighting, and have panoramic pictures. The possibilities are endless with the iPhones. People that own the iPhone are not just limited to the iOS system. The phone also has the capability to change. As noted by Baig and Levitus, “while iOS fulfills the day-to-day requirements of most people, there is a community of users who look to further enhance the experience by jailbreaking.” Jailbreaking is a simple process that helps unlock the iOS operating system. This process then grants users access to the Cydia app store. The iPhone then allows all kinds off apps that perform functions not normally possible. The process is easier than connecting your handset to a computer. There are many different features in the iPhone. The touch Id was a great feature added to the iPhone. The touch Id came out with the iPhone 5s continuing
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