The iPhone Forever Changed How We Read Takes on the Internet

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Image: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo/Youtube

Before the iPhone was released, there were very few iPhone takes on the internet. 10 years ago, that changed. Now there are lots of takes.

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Since Gizmodo couldn’t possibly write all the iPhone 10th anniversary think pieces we came up with, here are just a few of our favorites:

Fuck the iPhone, the Palm Pilot Changed Phones Forever

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The iPhone Came Out Right After I Came Out of College

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Image: Max Pixel

The iPhone Gave Us So Many New Reasons to Touch Glass

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My Dog Is Older Than the iPhone

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Image: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo
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I Watched the Announcement of the Original iPhone on My New iPhone and It Felt Nice

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Image: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo/Youtube
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The iPhone Changed the Way We Text, But Bernie Still Would Have Won

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I Was Unemployed and Could Not Afford the First iPhone

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The iPhone Forever Changed the Way I Arrange Objects in My Pockets

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The iPhone Seemed Dumb to Me, But Guess I Was Wrong

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The First iPhone Didn’t Have an App Store Jill Stein 2020

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I Remember I Bought the iPhone 3G Right Before the iPhone 3GS Came Out

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The iPhone Is 70 in Dog Years

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The iPhone Changed the Way We Text, But My Ex Still Fucked My Brother

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Bryan Menegus

Good blog, would read again