These are the gadgets that made us realize that our futures were about to change because they were on the cutting edge of technology. They allowed us to enjoy life a little easier and gave us a glimpse into the kind of lives we were going to lead. Also, when we had these things, we knew that we were doing what society has always aspired us to do and that is to become better through the use of such technologies. Even though some of this stuff was invented for simple enjoyment, they also reminded us of how far we have come in ways of communication and in how we store and retrieve our information. So, here are those gadgets that defined our past and propelled us into the future that we live in today:
These were incredible because they allowed us to listen to our music on the go. Before these, we were stuck listening to stereo systems that were either not portable or so big that they were hardly portable at all.
2. Car Phone.
This was the first time we had a phone that was ‘on the go’. It was amazing! Those simple phones calls meant so much because we were doing them from a car!
3. Game Boy Color.
The gaming world was coming along nicely during these times and this was the first indication that it was about to take a major leap forward.