PRE-INDUSTRIAL AGEPeople discover fire, developed paper from plants, and forge weapon and tools with stone, bronze, copper, and iron. A time before there were machines and tools to help perform tasks. In Communicating with others the use traditional paper and writing material. In storing and sharing information people use traditional papers and writing materials, cave paintings and stone tablets.
INDUSTRIAL AGEPeople use power of steam, developed machine tools, iron production, & manufacturing of various products.In communicating people they use paper and pen, typewriter. In storing & sharing information with others they use printing press or books newspaper/magazines. Replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines such as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments.
ELECTRONIC AGEThe invention of the transistor ushered in the electronic age. People harnessed the power of transistors that led to the transistor radio, electronic circuits, and the early computers. In this age, long distance communication became more efficient. ex. transistor radio, televesion, large electronic computers, LCD projer and etc. https://time.graphics/period/3883
INFORMATION AGEThe internet paved the way for faster communication and the creation of the social network. People advanced the use of microelectronics with the invention of personal computers, mobile devices, and wearable technology. Moreover, voice, image, sound, and data are digitized. We are now living in the information age. Digital industry shapes a knowledge-based society surrounded by a high-tech global economy that exerts influence on how the service sectors operate in an efficient and convenient way.