The Apple iTunes Store was launched with 200,000 songs. In the first week itself, almost a half of that number were purchased – total 1 million song downloads.
The music store was launched on 28th April 2003, and each song was sold for 99 cents.
The world's first handheld commercially available mobile phone was Motorola's DynaTAC. It was priced at $3,995 upon release and had an LED display for dialling and recalling numbers. Martin Cooper of Motorola made the very first call from a cell phone using the DynaTAC on 3rd April 1973. [more...]