Technology in My Life

  • Birth

    Born in Royal Oak, Michigan at 10:17pm exactly one minute after my twin sister. The infant mortality rate per 1000 babies at this time was 61, as of 2011 it is 43.
  • Colored TV

    Colored TV
    We got a colored TV in our basement where there was previously only a black and white TV with antennas used to tune into the channels.
  • Cassette Player

    Cassette Player
    I received my first cassette player/ radio on Christmas. I was able to listen to Christmas songs all day long on my own radio.
  • Caller ID

    Caller ID
    My family buys a caller ID box and we no longer have to guess who is on the other end of the phone line. Very exciting times.
  • Cell Phone

    Cell Phone
    My mom gets a cell phone as well as a car charger.
  • CD playa

    CD playa
    I get a CD player for my B-DAY
  • Internet

    I get internet and I immediatly create an E-mail account on AOL.
  • Graphing Calculator

    I'm introduced to the TI-83, at least I think that's what it was...and I can understand how to use about 10% of it.
  • My OWN cell phone

    My OWN cell phone
    I get my very own cell phone!
  • MySpace

    I create a MySpace
  • Camera Phone

    Camera Phone
    My cell phone is upgraded to a camera phone.
  • Digital Camera

    Digital Camera
    I can now add so many pictures to my new MySpace page
  • Laptop

    I get a laptop for my graduation present
  • Facebook Arrives

    Facebook Arrives
    Summer before College starts, I create my facebook profile.
  • I-pod

    Finally save up enough money for a fancy I-pod