Technolgy from 1950 to 2012

  • First Modern Credit Card

    First Modern Credit Card
    A card that transfer money from your bank electronically.
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  • TV remote control

    TV remote control
    First remote control device to control the television.
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)

    Global Positioning System (GPS)
    A space based satellite that provides location and time information.
  • Laser

    A visible radiation beam used to cut through hard material with high accuracy.
  • MRI - magnetic resonance imaging

    MRI - magnetic resonance imaging
    A medical imaging machine used in radiology to view the internal structures of the body in high detail.
  • First Digital Camera

    First Digital Camera
    A camera that does not use film.
  • Six

    First Social Site.
  • 1st Generation Ipod

    1st Generation Ipod
    A portable device of storing and listening to music.
  • Carbon Nanotube

    Carbon Nanotube
    Used for making electronics, optics, research in nanotechnology because of extraordinary thermal conductivity, strength and lightness.
  • Wii

    First cordless gaming system