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October 15th: What is Multimedia Technology?


History and Trends of Media Technology, Timeline of Computer Development, Timeline of Internet Evolution, Statistics, Research Areas, Future Trends, Network Convergence


Slides 21-106
 03_10_15_HistoryTrends.pdf.zip (4,462,576 Bytes)


 Von Neumann Architecture
 CBN History: Radio/Broadcasting Timeline
 The Computer History Museum
 Intel Corporation Museum, Santa Clara, California, USA
 Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing
 The MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive
 Jones Telecommunications & Multimedia Encyclopedia
 Computer History Organizations and Museums
 Networks and Internet
 Internet Society: All About The Internet
 ITU Internet Statistics

Take a look here to see a nice combination of old and new technologies:  The Optical Turntable (ETH Lausanne)

Ray Kurzweil
Homo S@piens, The Age of Spiritual Machines,
Viking Press, London, 1999. In german: Econ Verlag, 2000.
Gordon E. Moore
Cramming More Components Onto Integrated Circuits,
Electronics, April 19, 1965.
Atlanta Board of Education
Sound Recording and Reproduction,
Erpi Classroom Films (1963)
 AVI File, MPEG-2 Layer 3 Audio, DivX video (33,269,566 Bytes)
Thomas Edison
Little Lamp,
Phonograph Recording (1877)
 WAV File, PCM Audio (2,714,840 Bytes)
Haydn Quartet
Columbian Anthem,
Gramaphon Recording (1895)
 WAV File, PCM Audio (9,352,032 Bytes)
© 2003 Andreas Schrader & Martin Heike