Star Wars' IT Legacy 30 Years Later - Handheld Communicators = Cell Phones

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Star Wars, which celebrates its 30th anniversary on May 25, gave the IT industry more than a collective hobby and heroes. Many of the technologies introduced in the original 1977 film and its two sequels are now everyday technologies.
 
 
 
Who imagined when we first saw C-3POs handheld communicator that every preteen would one day possess similar technology?
Star Wars' IT Legacy 30 Years Later - Handheld Communicators = Cell Phones
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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