Timeline created by J_Roby_World_4
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Thomasedison Phonograph The phonograph, also called the gramophone, was the earliest form of listening to music. The phonograph can be described as any sound-reproducing machine using records in the form of cylinders or discs. Thomas Edison created the phonograph after his work on the telegraph and telephones. It was created in 1877. Early in this year he used a foil cylinder but later adapted it to a wax cylinder.
Tele Carbon Telephone Transmitter Edison invents carbon telephone transmitter, extending the clarity and range of the telephone. In the process he also developes a tin foil cylinder for his phonograph.
Phono New Phonograph Edison develops the New Phonograph, using a wax cylinder.
Doll Talking Dolls Edison produces dolls with tiny cylinders inside to make them talk for the Edison Phonograph Toy Manufacturing Company. He used the cylinders from his Phonograph.
Magnet Magnetophone The Magnetophone was the first practical tape recorder.
Jukebox Jukebox This invetion was basically a coin operated phonograph and would play songs for a nickle.
Recordplayer Record Player A Record Player was an updated form of the Phongraph. It played music on a flat table and used a needle to play the music.
Cassette Cassette Player A Cassette Player is a type of tape recorder for playing or recording audio on compact cassettes.
Boombox Boombox A boombox, also known as a ghetto blaster, jambox, or radio-cassette, is a music player capable of receiving radio stations and playing recorded music, usually at high volumes.
Cassettee Portable Cassete Player These were the first "compact" music devices that could be on the go with you.
Port CD Player A CD Player or a Compact Disc Player, is an electronic device that plays audio Compact Discs.
Cd%20player Portable CD Player This was one of the beginning ways to listen to music on the go.
Timeline Portable MP3 Player A Portable MP3 Player was designed to store and play audio files. You could listen on the go and were even more compact that the previous Portable Cassette Players
Timeline Modern MP3 Player As technology has advanced, the size of the MP3 Players have become smaller and they had become more advanced.
Ipiz First IPod The first IPod's were large compact music players. They were the tinniest compact music players seen and they included games, music, and a bunch of other new features.
Mp4 MP4 Player Is a modern day media holder. More advanced than MP3's with a lot more capablilities.
Nano IPod Nano The IPod Nano was a newer verson of the original IPod an has adapted over time to come out in new colors and to have more available GB.
Shoes CD Player Shoe CD Player Shoes are just an example of yet another way technology is moving forward. Not that they were ever common but the fact that technology aloud us to create something like that.
Itouch ITouch The ITouch is what can be seen today. It includes games, music, movies, and much more, and what is even crazier is the fact that it is all done by the touch of your fingers.
Nan Nano Touch This a is a more compact touch screen music device.
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