The History of Media

Events

The invention of paper

100 BC

Paper was invented in China by Ts'ai Lun

The invention of the Printing Press

1445

Gutenberg invented The Printing Press in Germany

The Invention of the Photograph

1825

Joseph Niepce invented the first Photograph

The Invention of the Telephone

1876

Alexander Graham Bell invented the Telephone.

The First Presented Film

1895

The Lumiere brothers had presented the first ever movie or film

First Home Computers

1976

Apple introduced the first ever home computers

Different Ways to Access the Internet

1990 - 1999

The internet and global networks changes how people access the internet

Social Media was Invented

1997

Social Media was invented in 1997