Gizmos and Gadgets-Inventions of the Century!
Look at where we have come. Has technology made us lazy? I believe in some ways it has, but we know our minds are working well!
I am making this hub to show you all some of the gizmos and gadgets that have been made in the last 50 years.
Scroll down and check out some of these neat inventions.
Kodak Instamatic 100
Wow, what a camera in 1963. You didn't have to load the film yourself, it came in a sealed holder. Kodak came up with quite the gizmo here.
Timex Sinclair 1000
The smallest computer! It was released in 1982 and a whole 1 KB of ram. You would have a hard time with the keys, but everyone still had to have one of these gadgets.
One of the funniest one's I have seen!
Every kid had one of these game systems when they first came out. I recall playing "pong" for hours on end.
1954 brought the radio into your pocket. This gadget was made by Texas Instuments and was a big profit earner. The first version of the Walkman!
In 1972 the first state-of-the-art LED watch hit the market. It was the Hamilton Pulsar and cost was $2100. The first ones were solid gold. They did get the prices down to around $260. Still a very expensive watch for 1972.
© 2008 Greg Boudonck