Adoption of New Technology since 1900

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Historical graph showing the adoption of new technologies in the United
States (designed by Nicholas Felton that I found via the New York Times).
For example look at percentage of households that had telephones over the
last 100 years and compared this to the time it took for cellphones to be
adopted. 12/23/2010 I found a more detailed version of this graphic at
Karl Hartig’s portfolio site. Download pdf here

{Click on the image to take a closer look}

[tags]consumption, technology, United States[/tags]

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