2000-2010 Technology Timeline

  • iPod

    5GB of storage that held 1,000 128kbps MP3s, a two-inch black-and-white screen, and a mechanical scroll wheel surrounded by four buttons
  • PowerMac G5

    PowerMac G5
    With a distinctive anodized aluminum case, and hailed as the first true 64-bit personal computer, the Apple G5 is the most powerful Macintosh ever released to that point. While larger than the previous G4 towers, the G5 had comparatively limited space for expansion.
  • Facebook

    Launched in 2004 from his Harvard dorm room, Mark Zuckerberg created what would become the world’s largest social media network, Facebook -- then referred to as “The facebook".
  • Nintendo DS Lite

    Nintendo DS Lite
    The redesigned console was both lighter and slimmer than the original DS, but also with brighter screens. This made it easier both to carry around and use.
  • iPhone

    The device included a 2-megapixel camera, 3.5-inch 320 x 480 LCD screen, and sold over 30 million units.
  • iPad

    The iPad is lightweight and portable. It is the first widely used touch-screen tablet.