In general, technology made daily life easier and more fun during this time. Some examples of this include:
- Cars. It was during the 1920s that car ownership truly boomed. Cars made it easier to get around and allowed people to go more places for leisure.
- Movies. Movie technology improved greatly during this decade, giving people an important new source of entertainment.
- Radio. The first commercial radio station went on the air in 1920. This gave people not only another entertainment option, but also a new source of news that could reach people essentially instantaneously.