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This article was published on December 17, 2010


    Comparing the Two Fastest Selling Gadgets of All Time

    Comparing the Two Fastest Selling Gadgets of All Time
    Matt Brian
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    As 2010 draws to a close, we can reflect on another fantastic year for gadgets.

    Technology has advanced to a point where we can now watch 3D programming in our living rooms, computers have reduced in size, increased in power and can now be placed on our laps. We are even able to control a Parrot A.R. Drone with our smartphone.

    This years two fastest selling gadgets, the Apple iPad and Microsoft’s Kinect, also happen to be the two fastest selling gadgets of all time.

    With that in mind, we immediately set to work creating an infographic that could represent the sales of both the Kinect and iPad, focusing specifically on how many units were sold and how much money they made for both Microsoft and Apple.