[Oct 2021 update: most of what I wrote here still holds true today, except my back-then cringe-worthy writing. Keeping this post up for posterity, and fun.]
A Brief History of the Evolution of Communication.
A few days ago, I was bored to death in a coffee shop. Mainly because everyone was talking out loud.
But they were talking.
Not texting (except a few nerds), but TALKING. Voice talking.
It’s kinda the natural way we communicate. I won’t get into the details of how communication started, you can read it about it here when you’re done reading this, but evolution dictates that what started with cave paintings should end with thought message passing, not texting and writing, going through sound communication.
The Great Alexander Graham Bell changed the way we communicate with sound, but, we took a “Historical detour”.
A “Historical detour” in Communication
Modern time Telegraphy started with Telegrams. Voice channels we not that cheap back in the 19th century. Actually, they were none until June 2nd 1875. Commercial ones started a few years later. Continue reading “What you should know about Facebook Voice Audio Comments: Delivering Happiness.” »