by Pete Mazzaccaro
When we all first joined the digital revolution, picking up our first smartphones 10 or 15 years ago, we all likely imagined the amazing new opportunities these devices would afford us. We all had devices in our pockets that could keep us online, sending and receiving emails, navigating with map applications, taking photos whenever and wherever we wanted. It's a technical marvel we probably don't appreciate enough. A short 20 years ago, it was the stuff of science fiction.