Model pictures David Venni Gadget pictures Pete Gardner, Matthew Beedle Art direction Alex Fanning Stylist Arabella Boyce Hair & makeup Emma White Turle Model Sophie Porley @ Storm Words Gary Cutlack, Tom Dunmore, Andy Kerr, Sam Kieldsen, Fraser Macdonald, Adam Oxford, Nic Shaw
Disclaimer. This feature focuses on the last 30 years or so. Of course, there were envelopepushing devices before this – the Regency TR-1 transistor radio, ENIAC, Pong and others – but we decided to draw a line. If we hadn’t, we would have ended up with a very long list that included fire, the crossbow, trousers and the wheel.
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With the iPod celebrating its 10th birthday this month, we’ve taken a look through the family album at gadgets we’ve known and loved. Some were pretty, some were cool, and some were too clever by half. But some rewrote the rulebook completely, and it’s those rare gadgets that really made a difference. So, get comfortable and get ready to go all misty-eyed about the gadgets that gave birth to the tech of today…
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