media over time

Events

BBC is formed; first radio broadcasts are given

1922

Time Magazine launches in US

1923

BBC Television Service opensBBC Television Service opens, first broadcaster to produce a high definition television service

1936

Queen Elizabeth II´s coronation watched by over 200 million people, age of televison ushered in

1953

first cell phone

1973

CNN launches first 24hour news station

1980

the WWW is available for everyone

1993

1 million websites, blogging begins

1997

Wikipedia launches

2001

Apple releases first smartphone

2007