Posts Tagged ‘communication’

July 11th, 2012 - 1:01 am § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations, Humanities, STEM

Evolution of the Telephone

Imagine a world, in which the only way to communicate an urgent message was to send a messenger on horseback with a letter, and wait for the messengers return, hopefully with a reply. Today, may decisions are made in a matter of seconds because we are able to pick up a cell phone anywhere, and [&hel[...]

November 11th, 2011 - 1:01 am § in Data Visualizations, Humanities

Who does all the text messaging?

One of my biggest pet peeves (that I am very guilty of) is the increasing ability for people to connect with others without actually connecting. With every new technology, there have been people that have said “this will be the downfall of society.” Beginning with the telephone, continui[...]