2001 - We got our first Digital Camera, these were the ones with the inbuilt memory and no room for expansion and the size of a house brick.
Now I think most mobiles comes these gadgets built in, brilliant priceless technology, allows you to capture those moments!
Nowadays, most if not all come with memory card expansion slots, popularly is XD or SD card on Mobiles, Digital Cameras and Multimedia Players.
You can further utilise your memory card form these devices in a Digital Photo frame (for about £45 for a good quality one) You dont have to wait to pirnt your photos OR need a PC, just remove the card after you've taken your pictures/recorded video clips, music mp3 files, and drop into frame, instantly view your piccies blown up!!!