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A Brief History of Communication

1880 1890 1910 1920 1950 1980 2000 A Brief History of Modern Communication 1900 1930 1940 1960 1970 1990 The history of communication dates back to the earliest TiVo signs of life. Communication can range from very subtle processes of exchange, to full conversations and mass communication. Human communication was revolutionized with speech about 200,000 years ago. Symbols were developed about 30,000 years ago, and writing about 7,000. On a much shorter scale, there have been major developments in the field telecommu- nication in the past few centuries. FM 1985 The death of records: The CD sales surpass the tuntables 1941 First FM radio broadcasting. 1969 1948 CBS introducoas the 33 1/3 rpm record. 1957 Sputnik, the very first sattoite, is launched tronm the Soviet Union 1999 Personal Video Recorders from Replay TV and TiVo are Introduced Man walks on the moon (intel) Core 2 1979 First cellular phone is developed. 1894 Thomas Edison opena the frot motion picture the nter in New York Ciy on Broacdway t cost 5 cents Duo The transmission of signals over a distance for the pur- pose of communication - began thousands of years ago with the use of smoke signals and drums in Africa, the Americas and parts of Asia. In the 1790s the first fixed semaphore systems emerged in Europe however it was not until the 1830s that electrical telecommuni- cation systems started to appear. 2006 The eighth-generation xe achitechre microprocessor 1906 The tirst Laser Printer is developed. 1928 The first television broadcasts. 1943 The Harvard Mark 1 is the frst fully automatic computor, The first "offset" presses are buit simultaneously in Nutley, New Jersey by Ira A Rubel and in Niles, Ohio by A, F. Haris The first transallantic telephone cable was kaid. 12:00 1984 Apple intraduces the first Macintosh personal computer. Motorola's Iridium global sattelite system begins operation in space. 1883 The firet Motor Cars are bult. The telephone was the first sign of modern communi- cation. It was the first way someone could receive in- stant gratification by communicating instantly with an- other person. As technology advanced more and more inventions were being created throughout the world with one goal in mind. To create the fastest way to com- municate with someone. This timeline purpose is to show not only how modem communication progressed but also to show how quickly we have progressed in one century to communicate with one another. 1948 1914 The first world war is etarted. Poloroid Land Camera is introduced. Philips introduces the compact tape cassette. wwW. 2002 1993 1956 Alexander M. Poniatoff shows the very first videotape machine. Apple iMac Pedestal Computer 1902 Guglielmo Marconi transmits radio signals from Comwall to Newfoundland - the frst radio signl aorose the Atlantic Ocean. 1929 Wall Street Stock Markat Crash 1971 The computer foppy disc inented The Graphical Www is Born with the Release of NCSA Mosaic. The IBM PC debuts in store6. The first powered flight. 1876 Alaxander Graham Bel patants the first aloctric telophone. Modern Communication begins. HEWLETT PACKARD CO. 1939, The first Sicon Valley garage slart up co. Hawlett Packard, is founded The first Color Television sets are available in stores 1971 The microprocessor invented considered a computer on a chip. 1892 Compaq introduces the first commericaily portable computer. 2007 Apple introduces the iPhone. The first cell phone which combines al types of communication in one. 1926 NBC is formed and takes over AT&T Red Network. 1995 DVD IS introduced APPLE E World Trade Center collapases 1962 AT&T's Telstar sattelite is launched. 1888 George Esstman patents the Kodak roll fim camera. 1906. Lee Delorest iwents the aloctronic amplitying tube, 1аав Egrima model A is patent. Certain inventions were made for ceratin reasons. This color key belows indicates what invention where meant for what reason. 1977 Apple Computer is founded 1954 The IBM 650 is the first mass-produced computer 1906 Apple introduces the LaserWriter laser printer which includes Adobe's PostScript language inside. KEY 1934 1808 Frst telephone answering machines. Joseph Begun invents the fist tape recorder for broadcasting 1947 Shockley, Bardeen, and Brattain at Bell Labs devalops the transistor. 1969 COMPUTING ARPANET - the first Internet started. 1978 2001 Apple launches it's first ipod It has a 5GB drive and stores 1,000 songs 12 inch record becomes popular. It holds about 3 minutes of music The lirst videodiscs hit the market. RGA CURRENT EVENTS CBS 1961 The first mass-produced monolthic integrated chips are produced. 1939 World War Il is started in Europe. 1927 WRITING / PRINT CBS is formed. Radio broadcast 1994 The RCA Digital Satelite Systom beoegins broadceting. 1951 The Ferranti Mark 1 was the world's frst available general-purpose computer. ingis becoming a mass medm. 1908 The firat radio program ia braadcast. 1969 Sony introduces the Video cassette tape 1979 Sony introduces the Walkman. BROADCASTING 1885 1895 1905 1915 1925 1935 1945 1955 1965 1975 1985 1995 2005

A Brief History of Communication

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This infographic provides a visual genealogy of communication from the advent of modem cars to the internet. The infographic shows how the various ways of communication have evolved and grown since th...


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