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  • 06.20.17

The moment the iPhone was born, as told by Apple vet Scott Forstall

This led to a demo in which multi-touch was used for scrolling through phone contact information. It worked very well. So well that it became immediately obvious that the iPhone would be a thing. A very big thing, it turned out. “The second you saw it you just knew this was the way a phone had to behave,” Forstall said. “Steve said, ‘Put the tablet on hold; let’s go build a phone with multi-touch.”MS