A little piece of history for you:
You probably think that mobile apps appeared soon after iPhone’s launch back in 2007?
Actually… Tesco created its first mobile app back in… 2002!
Tesco Pocket Shopper was a complete guide to selecting and ordering your Tesco online groceries which you could use offline, then go online to upload your order.
Here’s what it looked like:
You remember the Compaq iPaq? – that was our target ‘pocket pc’ back in 2001 when development started.
Articles from back to 2001: