Infographic of the Day: History’s Greatest Innovations [Interactive Timeline]

Think you have the next great idea? Check out some of history’s most influential innovations in this interactive timeline.

What seems like a small step for mankind and a huge leap for a company really can affect advancement through time. This timeline infographic has some of the greatest innovations throughout history in the categories of hospitality (food, etc), transportation, pharmaceuticals, recording, fashion, entertainment, finances, computers and of course automotive technology.

Take a full look at this interactive timeline, brought to you by Nissan.


The Nissan Innovation Garage project is the inspiration for this timeline visualization and is looking for your ideas – even one that could be the next greatest innovation in history. So, do you have what it takes?

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