Every now and then a company comes along that not only shakes up their respective sector, but has a global impact strong enough that it literally changes the world we live in.
Life can be altered in a variety of ways. In the modern world, technology has the greatest chance of impacting and shaping our daily lives since it has evolved to a point where it is involved with nearly every aspect of our lives.
Technology has become such a huge part of our lives, that it is not surprising our list of five companies that reshaped our lives is primarily technology stocks. Fifty years ago the list would have been very different, and only time will tell which companies will be defining life 50 years from now.
It is very rare for a company to change the world, it is even rarer for a company to continue changing the world. The five companies we are going to look today have undeniably changed the world and continue to dominate in their respective sectors.