"It was the time of 2006 when Apple has released the iPhone. It was 1st well known touchscreen mobile phone. With this product Apple was a brand name and Steve Job who was its CEO, a well known name. Soon the Phone got popularity in the world and it was famous as touchscreen phone.
It was the 1st phone which make people aware about the web on the phone. With the handsets many application has been introduced which was related to web. At 1st YouTube was access on this. Albums were introduced on the phone etc.
But with the year of 2008 there were many manufactures in the competition of iPhone. In the competition Nokia, Blackberry even Google has launched its touchscreen mobile phones. From Nokia, 5800 XpressMusic, from Blackberry there was BlackBerry Storm and from Google there was T-Mobile G1.At 1st Google introduced its mobile phone with a new technology which was based on Android. Like this Blackberry, Nokia and now Samsung with its Omnia is in the market of touchscreen mobiles.
The battle of touchscreen mobile phones was started from the success of Apple iPhone. Apple sold its handsets in all over the world and earn millions of money. In this situations all the manufactures were busy in mobile phone market.
A big competitor as a Google mobile comes in the market against iPhone but still the iPhone craze is not down. Still the success of iPhone is high. What will happened next it is undecided.
Recently, on the launch of Google Earth for iPhone, some popularity has increased for iPhone now again."