Evolution of Traditional to New Media

Timeline created by zabaldicakath
In History
  • 38,000 BCE

    Cave Paintings

    Cave Paintings
    are painted drawings on cave walls or ceilings, mainly of prehistoric origin.
    Personal Insight: They use cave paintings to draw series of events
  • 30,000 BCE

    Stone Tablets

    Stone Tablets
    In recent centuries the tablets have been popularly described and depicted as round-topped rectangles but this has little basis in religious tradition.
    Personal Insight: They use stone tablets to write announcements.
  • 30,000 BCE

    Rock Carving

    Rock Carving
    is an activity where pieces of rough natural stone are shaped by the controlled removal of stone.
    Personal Insight: They use rock to write what they want to say.
  • -200 BCE

    Smoke Signal

    Smoke Signal
    Is one of the oldest form of long distance communication.
    Personal Insight: They use smoke to communicate.
  • -150 BCE

    Writing materials

    Writing materials
    Ancient writers wrote on a variety of other materials besides papyrus, including pottery, animal hides, wood, and even ancient paper.
    Personal Insight: They use different writing material they have to communicate.
  • -100 BCE

    Traditional Paper

    Traditional Paper
    is a "wood" like material primarily used for writing, first invented in ancient China.
    Personal Insight: They use wood as their traditional paper
  • 1440

    Printing press

    Printing press
    is a device for applying pressure to an inked surface resting upon a print medium (such as paper or cloth), thereby transferring the ink.
    Personal Insight: They print information for everyone
  • Newspaper

    is a serial publication containing news about current events, other informative articles about politics, sports, arts, and so on, and advertising.
    Personal Insight: They use newspaper to gather information
  • Magazines

    is a publication, usually a periodical publication, which is printed or electronically published.
    Personal Insight: Same with newspaper but includes more photos
  • Photography

    is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light.
    Personal Insight: They capture events to remember
  • Morse Code

    Morse Code
    is a method of transmitting text information as a series of on-off tones, lights, or clicks that can be directly understood by a skilled listener or observer without special equipment
    Personal Insight: They have their own codes to communicate
  • Telegraph

    is the long-distance transmission of textual or symbolic messages.
    Personal Insight: They use telegraph for a long distance communication
  • Typewriter

    is a mechanical or electromechanical machine for writing characters similar to those produced by printer's movable type.
    Personal Insight: It is used to type informations
  • Telephone

    is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly.
    Personal Insight: use to communicate with someone who is far away
  • Phonograph

    is a device for the mechanical recording and reproduction of sound.
    Personal Insight: Use to record sounds
  • Radio

    is the technology of using radio waves to carry information, such as sound, by systematically modulating properties of electromagnetic energy waves transmitted through space.
    Personal Insight: Use to spread news
  • Television

    is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black-and-white), or in color, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
    Personal Insight: Use to entertain
  • Personal Computer

    Personal Computer
    is a multi-purpose electronic computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.
    Personal Insight: Use to store information
  • Internet

    is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite to link devices worldwide.
    Personal Insight: Use to search information
  • E-mail

    is a method of exchanging messages between people using electronics.
  • Mobile phones

    Mobile phones
    is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area.
    Personal Insight: Use to communicate
  • Smart phones

    Smart phones
    is a mobile personal computer with a mobile operating system with features useful for mobile or handheld use.
    Personal Insight: Same with mobile phone but more improved and easier to use
  • Facebook

    is an American for-profit corporation and an online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California.
    Personal Insight: Use to communicate easier and express feelings