Thursday,September 19th 2013
Technological determinism: connection of technology and society. What technologies are doing to
constrain towards a certain behaviour.
Contemporary audio technologies:
Major breakthrough for audio tech.
1. 1873- James Clerk Maxwell's (Scotland) treatise on electricity and magnetic relationship objects have
when put through electricity.
2.April 1989- Fraunhofer received a German patent for MP3. Made it very accessible to everyone.
3.1998- Two university students, Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev ported AMP to Windows and
created Winamp (audio player) for free.