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Apple's iPhone 6s leaps farther into the future with a 12 megapixel camera and 4K video

Forbes.com
            In the minds of my generation (college students), cell phones are a normality, a completely monopolized way of life.  We've had them since we were old enough to use them and for that reason we take for granted the smart phone capabilities that have been developed throughout our lifetime.  The human race has revolutionized a handheld device to cater to the specific needs of society.  Basic features like texting, video chatting, internet access, and photography were hardly ideas during the cell phone's creation.  Apple, has shattered these expectations with the iPhone, the newest of which can be seen on the right.  Their website describes in great detail each and every feature of their revolutionary mobile phones.
            When Motorola produced the first handheld mobile phone in 1973, nobody expected the camera and video capabilities to be what they are today.  Cameras were just like cell phones in that they were a revolutionary invention too, but convergence has allowed the mobile phone to "catch up" to the camera.  Two instances of economic convergence have created this.  The first is the phone business itself; the only way for Apple, HTC, Samsung, LG, and other smartphone companies to keep themselves in business is to continually create new features like 12 megapixel cameras that attract audiences. The other is the competition between smartphones and cameras; this convergence forces camera companies to size down their product for the purpose of convenience.  More importantly, it forces phone companies to inch closer and closer to installing Nikon and Kodak quality graphics into their small, convenient devices.  This kind of advancement in cell phones would have been unimaginable 10 years ago.

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