Inside Apple: How the iPhone almost never happened

The original iPhone's development was an epic undertaking cloaked in layers of paranoid secrecy. When Apple's smartphone went on sale on June 29, 2007, the world was dominated by flip phones and Blackberrys with tiny keyboards. People carried iPods for ... ( read original story ...)

It had us at “Hello”: The iPhone turns 10

Apple CEO Steve Jobs holds up the new iPhone that was introduced at Macworld on January 9, 2007 in San Francisco. This morning we're marking a major birthday, not of a person, but of a device. Amazing upon its release ten years ago this week, the gadget is ... ( read original story ...)

Happy birthday, iPhone —will we get to 2027?

On the eve of the 10th birthday of Apple's iPhone, USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham asks people attending the annual VidCon convention what's next for mobile devices. ANAHEIM, Calif. —The iPhone turns 10 on June 29th. Happy birthday iPhone! And with that out ... ( read original story ...)