Technological change has affected Darts in many ways over the years. In the late 30’s, Bristle dartboards were invented and replaced wooden dartboards. In the 70’s & 80’s, tungsten darts and soft-tip electronic dartboards became common.
Since then there have been many developments in electronic scoreboards, advanced wire systems for bristle dartboards and dozens of new types of accessories such as flights & shafts.
What’s the next major transformative technology for Darts?
The next series of articles will discuss how new technology might change darts in both the near and distant future.