Here are some brief history facts about smartphones:
First ever "smart phone" came out in 1992. It was called Simon Personal Communicator and was created by IBM.
First iPhone came out in 2007.
First Android phone came out in 2008.
First Samsung phone came out in 2009.
The creation of the smartphone has been a huge impact in today's society. With today's technology, you can practically do anything and everything from your phone today. Smartphones are essential to everyday life in today's society and will continue to grow as time passes on. They have become necessity to most people due to all the functions that come from it such as: texting, calling, communicating, checking news, keeping up with social media, and much more.