Hot and Cold. Communication Timeline True Temperatures Estimated. Communication Time-line. 3500 BC - to 2900 BC alphabet cuneiform writing hieroglyphic writing Very Cold : Not user friendly at all! Try to dip into this material like a ‘hot bath’!. 100BC-1050AD.
Hot and Cold
True Temperatures Estimated
Symbols carved on a wooden block
Things are warming as printing is getting easier for everyone to take advantage of.
Warming or cooling trend? Cooling down, indeed!
Burrr….things are icing over!
(McLuhan WAS still around then??!!??);
With the wind-chill factor things are pretty cold!
We’re now in the deep freeze
These slides show a progression of communication methods for mankind over the millennium.
Most who are reading this know the history well since 1994, when this history account ends. Surely, things have gotten faster, better from the perspective of this writer. In the final analysis, cold and hot are relative terms…what one finds cold, well, another does NOT!
As slide 8 points out, the internet was born, alive and kicking, when
McLuhan WAS still around, alive and kicking. Much of what he has written, in his style, was likely common knowledge to many who worked and operated with certain sectors of the American Government in HIS day!
It is important to give credit where and when it is due…and important not to give it when it is not!
Hot and cold is so relative!