Media Timeline_Calison

By AbiCali
  • Books

    A book is made up of several pieces of paper, usually with words printed on them, that are fastened together and enclosed in a cover made of stronger paper or cardboard.
    • I am 2yrs old when my older brother started studying, I noticed that he always have those thick and heavy materials when he is going to school. It has outlines, pictures and text that they need to answer for their activity.
  • Radio

    Radio is a form of sound transmission over radio waves that typically involves the distribution of music, news, and other programs from a single broadcast station to a large audience of listeners with radio receivers.
    • My grandmother was a big fan of radios, because every after our breakfast, we get to listen to her favorite christian songs. Sometimes, my grandmother opens the radio to listen to news.
  • CRT Television

    CRT Television
    A cathode ray tube (CRT) is the glass video display component of an electronic device (usually a television or computer monitor).
    • When I was at my grandmother's house, me and my cousins always get to watch cartoons in a CRT TV every morning. In my experience it has an antenna that you need to set up and put it on a higher area for a better quality of visuals.
  • Newspaper

    A newspaper is a publication made up of numerous, large sheets of paper that have been folded and are printed with news, advertisements, and other information.
    • Newspaper can be seen in my grandfather's room, he always read newspaper and sometimes he answers the crossword puzzle. I enjoyed reading newspapers before because it has a comics part.
  • Keypad Phone

    Keypad Phone
    Keypad phones are cell phones that have physical keypads on the device.
    • Our cellphone before was used for communicating. My father and my mother used this keypad phone to keep us updated even though they are in abroad. Keypad phones are also fun to use because of the games, such as; snakes and blocks.
  • PlayStation Portable (PSP)

    PlayStation Portable (PSP)
    The PlayStation Portable (PSP) is a handheld game console developed and marketed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
    • This become our entertainment, because my uncle is a fan of playstation.
  • Telephone

    The telephone is an electrical form of communication that you can use to speak with someone who is located elsewhere. You use the phone by speaking into it while dialing a number on a piece of equipment.
    • After having the keypad phone as our device for communication, we used telephone that is much easier to use. Before our kind of telephone is the one that is from PLDT, sometimes it is not available to use because of the signal.
  • Digi Cam

    Digi Cam
    A digital camera is a device that records images as data and stores them on a memory card.
    • Digi Cam captures our memories, until now the copies of the pictures from this camera is in my photo album. Some videos is retrieved, it is fun to see the captured videos of our younger self.
  • Magazine

    A type of thin book with large pages and a paper cover that is released every week or month and contains articles and photographs.
    • In superstores, there is a lot and different kinds of magazine. Most magazine that i've seen before has a product that the readers can buy from the physical store. It is also a from of advertisement but the difference is it is printed and sometimes the page has a pleasant smell.
  • GameBoy

    The Game Boy® is a handheld video game console that is credited as the longest running video game system of all time.
    • Game Boy is another form of entertainment that is very easy to use because it is handy. My brother always used his own game boy and plays it with my other cousin.
  • LCD TV

    LCD TV
    Televisions with liquid-crystal displays create images using the LCD display technology. Due to the fact that they operate on the principle of blocking light rather than emitting it, LCD TVs use much less energy. -This LCD TV changed my childhood experience, my parents avail a cable plan. It is much easier to watch because it has a much bigger screen than the CRT TV.
  • Wifi Internet

    Wifi Internet
    Wi-Fi is a wireless networking technology that uses radio waves to provide wireless high-speed Internet access.
    • Back then, we are just connecting and sharing wifi connection with our neighbor. With the help of wifi, it helps us to easily connect with people and find entertainment in the internet.
  • YouTube

    Youtube is a popular and free video-sharing website where registered users can upload and share video clips online.
    • When the internet came in, the youtube is very popular because with the use of yt we can watch anything that we search in the search bar. I remember back then, I always watch the performance of my favorite idols like Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande.
  • Smartphone

    A mobile phone that performs many of the functions of a computer, typically having a touchscreen interface, internet access, and an operating system capable of running downloaded applications.
    • This cellphone has many features. Android phones can be downloaded with different apps that can be a form of entertinment, fitness, and business.
  • Yahoo

    Yahoo! is one of the Internet's leading search engines. It is also the largest Web portal, providing links to thousands of other websites.
    • Yahoo is the first website I used to make my own email before gmail. I used my yahoo account in different apps that needs my email like facebook and youtube.
  • Facebook

    Facebook is a popular free social networking website that enables users to share information and photos and keep in touch with family and friends.
    • Facebook is a platform where we can message our friends and familly. I used my own facebook account to play different games, it is fun because it has rankings. My siblings challenged one another everytime we play. The games are FarmVille, Dragon City and many more.
  • Skype

    An application that allows you to communicate with other people over the internet via video or voice calls.
    • Skype is the first app that we use to be able to communicate with my father via video call. It is fun to use because you can see each other's face in the screen.
  • Laptop

    A portable computer, usually battery-powered, small enough to rest on the user's lap and having a screen that closes over the keyboard like a lid.
    • This device aids our need in education and work. It is much easier to use when you are making a file, or presentation that you need to present.
  • Microsoft Apps

    Microsoft Apps
    A Microsoft initiative that enables non-technical users and developers to create mobile applications from customizable templates.
    • Microsoft apps is beneficial for students and workers. Microsoft develops a application that can be used even though you are in offline mode, it is accessible for everyone. But nowadays, it has a subscription to be able to unlock some features.
  • Letter

    A letter is a written communication sent through a medium from one person (or group of people) to another.
    • I make handwritten letter for my parents every mother's day and father's day. Sometimes I received letters that is from my friends that I trully appreciate.
  • Tablet

    The wireless touch-screen personal computer (PC) known as a tablet is bigger than a smartphone but smaller than a notebook. Various software programs and wireless Internet or local area networks (LAN) are built into modern tablets.
    • It is like a smartphone but has a larger screen. We have a tablet but it is used for playing games and for watching videos.
  • Computer

    A computer is an electronic device that accepts information (in the form of digitalized data) and processes it in accordance with a program, piece of software, or set of instructions that specify how the information should be handled.
    • For education purposes, we always go to computer shop for printing and searching assignments.
  • Smart TV

    Smart TV
    Is a television with built-in Web 2.0 and Internet features.
    • Smart TVs is very easy to use because it is connected to the internet. By the use of smart TV we used to watch netflix and youtube in bigger screen.
  • Google Mail

    Google Mail
    Is a free service provided by Google that enables users to send and receive e-mail over the Internet.
    • Gmail is useful in sending formal messages for education and work. I used gmail for different accounts in facebook, twitter and instagram for verification.
  • Instagram

    Is a photo-sharing and social networking service. Users can take photos or short videos and share them with their followers.
    • I use instagram for posting pictures that is pleasing to my eyes. I also used it for sharing my stories that highlights my day.
  • DSLR Camera

    DSLR Camera
    A camera that uses a fixed, digital sensor is referred to as a DSLR camera. It has an internal memory card that can store thousands of photos and has autofocus.
    • DSLR Camera produces high quality pictures. My father bought a dslr camera for my younger sister because she wants to join in photo journalism when she was in elementary school.
  • Twitter

    Twitter is a social networking and microblogging online service that allows users to send and receive text-based messages or posts of up to 140 characters called "tweets."
    • When I first used twitter, I don't know what is the main purpose of it. In my JHS year, I made a lot of accounts because i always forgot my password. Today, I used twitter for sharing my opinions and for ranting life experiences.
  • TikTok

    a social media website that allows users to upload, share, and find short videos. The app gives the user a platform to express themselves through lip-syncing, dancing, comedy, and singing. It also enables users to make videos and share them with their social networks.
    • When the pandemic came in, my most used app is tiktok. When I have my free time, I used to watch tiktok videos that makes my day lighter.