The twentieth century was, no doubt about it, was packed with incredible global events. We thought nothing can possibly top that, but then came the twenty-first century. This current century took only several years to prove us that the rate in which events are occurring is getting increasingly higher, and it has become challenging to keep up with it (and not just with the Kardashians). We decided to pause for a moment and have a look at what we’ve had so far in this century, so here’s a collection of powerful images which best define in our eyes the overwhelming 21st century.
Steve Jobs Introduces the First IPod (2001)
The first line of portable media players and multi-purpose pocket computers, designed and marketed by Apple, was released on October 23, 2001. The engineers who designed it under the scrutinizing eyes of Apple founder Steve Jobs say they had to “reinvent inventing” in order to make it as small as he wanted. Jobs introduced the new device with much pride, and promised it would effectively change the way we listen to music. Well, his promise was fully delivered, and then some – the iPod had eventually altered the entire music industry.
The Evolution Of The IPod