Infographic Fun: 40 Years of Cell Phone History
Happy birthday, cell phones.
On April 3, 1973, Motorola’s DynaTAC 8000X debuted as the world’s first-ever mobile telephone, eventually hitting the market at about $4000 a brick. Forty years later, the price point isn’t the only thing that’s fallen. (We’re saying we drop our phones a lot.)
What other changes has the world seen in the four decades of the mobile phone’s history?