The new iPhone X from Apple entered the annual rating TIME of the 25 best inventions of the year. The company he made a low-calorie ice cream, Nintendo Switch, and a spinning spindle.
The material says that the iPhone X became the embodiment of the dream of Dan Riccio – senior vice president of hardware development for Apple.
He says: “This is exactly the design we have been striving for since the very first day.”
Apple had to get rid of the Home button to implement a frameless design with an OLED display and a new sensor system that recognizes the user’s face. In addition, new gestures were introduced.
The decision was motivated by a “look into the future”, as the designer of the company Jonathan Ive said. “I believe that it is hard to hold on to the old effective functions – a failed strategy. We know exactly what will be the next generation of iPhone, and the first smartphone with OLED-display is a certain completion of the chapter. ”
Also included in the TIME rating are low-calorie ice cream Halo Top, Jibo robot, Adidas running shoes printed on a 3D printer, heated mug, multi-direction elevator, Tesla Model 3, drone DJI Spark and, of course, a spinning spindle!