Evolution of Traditional Media

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  • Pre-Industrial Age

    Pre-Industrial Age
    -People discovered fire , developed paper from plants,and forged weapons and tools with stone,bronze,copper and iron.
    -Pre-industrial is a time before there were machines and tools to help perform tasks.
    -Europe is known for its feudal system and Medieval era. Examples:
    *Cave paintings(35,000 BC)
    *Clay tablets in Mesopotamia(2400 BC)
    *Papyrus in Egypt(2500BC)
    *Dibao in China(20 Century)
  • Industrial Age

    Industrial Age
    -People used the power of team , developed machine tools,established iron production and the manufacturing of various products(including books through the printing press)
    -the process of change from an agrarian and handicraft economy to one dominated by industry and machine manufacturing. Examples:
    *printing press for mass production (19th century)
    *newspaper- The London Gazette(1640)
    *typewriter(1800)
    *telegraph
  • Electronic Age

    Electronic Age
    -The invention of the transistor ushered in the electronic age.Early computers.in this age, long distant communication became more efficient.
    - began when electronic equipment, including computers came into use. Examples:
    *transistor radio
    *television(1941)
    *large electronic computer(1949)
    *mainframe computer (1960)
  • Information Age

    Information Age
    Examples:
    *web browsers
    *blogs
    *social network
    *microblogs