We found that communication has been a theme at the heart of some of the greatest technological advancements of the 21st century.

The 21st century has so far been an era of colossal technological advances, but above all we found that these advances all had communication at their core.

These advances have transformed our lives entirely to a point at which it is hard to imagine reverting.

Our list has focussed on the period between the year 2000 and 2010, a period that formed an immense foundation for the innovation and progress that continues to be made today.

Bluetooth brought the concept of exchanging data in a streamlined wireless way to the masses, creating personal area networks with mobile devices.

While this was the point at which the technology really gained traction, it is an evolution of the “short-link” radio technology that was originally pioneered by Nils Rydbeck and Johan Ullman in 1989.

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