Electronic gadgets have come a long way in the past decade. For instance try thinking about a cell phone ten years ago. Today’s electronics are smarter, faster and more sophisticated then ever before. Here is a list of the best ten of the last decade.
While the Ipod was not the first music player on the market, it is certainly the most advanced. Ipod boasted a much larger memory then its predecessors and is without a doubt the most popular portable music player on the planet. Ipod in turn with Itunes is also the largest music selling store on the planet. These tiny little music players along with their signature white ear buds are perhaps one of the most famous objects in the music industry.
Nintendo Wii Console
The Nintendo Wii was the first gaming controler to use motion sensors.The original version came with the motion sensing controls you are familiar with today. Though they have been copied by PS3 Nintendo revolutionized the idea. This allowed a larger range of people to play and enjoy themselves by doing so. Rather then focusing on better graphics/sound the Wii focused on better gameplay.
The original smart phone, the Blackberry allows it’s owner to access the Internet and email as well as traditional phone use. Recent versions come with a touch screen and an easy to use keyboard as well as a camera. Cheap prices and ease of use have placed the Blackberry on the top of the world’s favorite smart phone. The first and the best.
Tom Tom Go
Tom Tom Go is a sophisticated and highly accurate GPS system. Though it started in Europe it’s cheap prices and unfailing accuracy have led it to be quite popular all over the world. The device provides a simple map and gives directions as you travel. It tracks speed and keeps an accurate time of arrival posted at all times. While many other company’s have copied the Go, they have yet to catch up with it’s accuracy and options.
While catching your favorite TV program probably is not the most important thing in the world, TiVo makes it happen. The device took off in the early 2000’s after it added the options of skipping Tv adds and pausing live TV. The recording device can even store movies for extended periods of time should you want to show something to friends or family. TiVo is a comfortable way to watch the television you want to see when you want to do it. They were the first to think of it and should be highly applauded for it.
LG HD TV
While many other brands have HD Tv’s, LG is simply stunning. Creating a better picture has been, for a long time, a major goal in the Tv industry, and HD Tv is it. High Definition offers the best in sound, picture quality and enjoyment. The LG is affordable, easy to install, and comes in a variety of prices and sizes for those who want to choose.
Canon EOS Rebel XS
While Canon was not the first to come out with a digital camera, they were the first to make it affordable. The Rebel is perhaps the best camera for its value on the market. Digital photography has literally changed the face of not only the marketing industry but the Internet as well. Canon’s low prices and high performance allow families and amateur photographers as well as professionals to take beautiful photographs to fix, edit and keep themselves.
E-books are a Eco-friendly and portable replacement for books, newspapers and magazines. Kindle boasts one of the largest libraries and most sophisticated e-Book in combination with low book prices and magazine subscription options. While the Kindle is not yet ready to replace real books, it’s text sizing, zoom, and page saving options make it a better choice for many of us. Add the fact that most books can be accessed and downloaded in a matter of minutes and you have perhaps one of the most user freindly devices of the decade.
Acer Aspire One
This tiny computer revolutionized the netbook market. Faster then its predecessors and operating on a traditional Windows drive the Acer Aspire one was the first netbook to do really well on the market. The long lasting battery, small size, and light weight optimize the netbook for travel, business and outings. The Acer is usually priced lower than a normal Blackberry which makes it an easy, affordable way to stay in touch.
HP USB Flash Drive
The USB flash drive is probably the greatest way to keep information portable between computers, phones, or anything with a usb port. HP’s version is durable, conveniently designed and priced for almost anyone to afford. While they are small, the USB flash drive has served as a crucial replacement to floppy disks. They are small, lightweight, and will store almost anything.