Great Moments in Communication Timeline

  • 45,000 BC Neanderthal man carves a picture of a wooly mammoth

  • 1837 samuel morse invents a telegraph that can send short and long beeps called dots and dashes.

    1837 samuel morse invents a telegraph that can send short and long beeps called dots and dashes.
  • 776 BC homing pigerons carry messager about the olympics for ancient greeks

    776 BC homing pigerons carry messager about the olympics for ancient greeks
  • 1901 gugliermo marconi sends the first radio signal across the atlantic ocean

    1901 gugliermo marconi sends the first radio signal across the atlantic ocean.
  • 1979 the first emoticon is used in an E-mail message

    1979 the first emoticon is used in an E-mail message
  • 1970 the internet is u.s goverment as a means of military communicatoin

    1970 the internet is u.s goverment as a means of military communicatoin
  • 1928 very first few homes get telebision dets to watch broadcast programs.

    1928 very first few homes get telebision dets to watch broadcast programs.
  • 1866 first successful transmission over a transatlantic cable

    1866 first successful transmission over a transatlantic cable
  • 1993 marc andreeson creates the first browser program allowing people to navigate the web

    1993 marc andreeson creates the first browser program allowing people to navigate the web.
  • 1975 the personal computer both small and powerful is invented

    1975 the personal computer both small and powerful is invented
  • chinese invent pronting by inking carved wood blocks.

    chinese invent pronting by inking carved wood blocks.
  • 1884 first long distance phone calls are made.

    1884 first long distance phone calls are made.
  • 1830s ada byron a mathematician writes the wold first computer program for designed by charles baddager but never built,

    1830s ada byron a mathematician writes the wold first computer program for designed by charles baddager but never built,
  • 900 bc chinede develop postal system to deliver written messages

    900 BC Chinede develop postal system to deliver written messages
  • 1982 The first cell phones are availabel for sale.

    1982 The first cell phones are availabel for sale.
  • 105 hinese make paper from rags.

    105 hinese make paper from rags.
  • 1876 alexander graham bell invents te telephone transmitting the sound of the voice clearly over electrical wires,

    1876 alexander graham bell invents te telephone transmitting the sound of the voice clearly over electrical wires,
  • 1609 Early newspapers are published in germany.

    1609 Early newspapers are published in germany.
  • 1450 johann gutenberg invents a printing press using movable metal type.

    1450 johann gutenberg invents a printing press using movable metal type.
  • 1792 Mechanical semaphore is invented in france.

    1792 Mechanical semaphore is invented in france.