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Rock 'n' Roll - A musical style born in the late 40's out of jump blues and incorporating the saxophone based rhythms of that form with as varied influences as the electric guitar of blues, the steady beat of swing, the pounding piano of boogie woogie, the fervor of gospel, the intense romantic longing of pop harmony groups and the looseness of country, with songs focusing on the viewpoints and interests of its primarily young audiences and a constant pushing outwards of the accepted moral boundaries of the times. Its primary practitioners were young black artists appealing to the post-war community's need for excitement, dancing and increasing social freedoms.
This text will examine that entire history, from the pinhole image to the screen. Our purpose is to provide the most thorough, exhaustive and sweeping view of every component, which makes up the medium of film and to give life and sustenance to it in the process. Chronologically presented, THE HISTORY OF THE DISCOVERY OF CINEMATOGRAPHY encompasses an historical and factual re-creation of it's own, combining all of the properties of cinematography and the persons responsible for their discovery or invention, and linking those pieces together into an ever unfolding story.
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This is an expanded version of a timeline that appeared in Cabinet's "Histories of the Future" issue. Daniel Rosenberg's introduction to the timeline can be found here . Although we have not been able to preserve the horizontal design, we have added additional entries for this web version.
Robert Able & Associates produces the 1st computer generated 30 second commercial used for Super Bowl (Brilliance)
Below, you can see the preview of the Computer Languages History (move on the white zone to get a bigger image): If you want to print this timeline, you can freely download one of the following PDF files: There is only 50 languages listed in my chart, if you don't find "your" language, see The Language List of Bill Kinnersley (he has listed more than 2500 languages).
This history comprises many threads of development (some of which are set up to be read as threads):
Our timeline looks at the history of new media and online journalism from 1969 to 2010 .