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Video is an electronic medium for the recording , copying and broadcasting of moving visual images . [ edit ] History Video technology was first [ citation needed ] developed for cathode ray tube (CRT) television systems, but several new technologies for video display devices have since been invented. Charles Ginsburg led an Ampex research team developing the first practical video tape recorder (VTR). In 1951 the first video tape recorder captured live images from television cameras by converting the camera's electrical impulses and saving the information onto magnetic video tape . Video recorders sold for $50,000 in 1956, and videotape cost $300 per one-hour reel. [ 1 ] However, prices steadily dropped over the years; in 1971, Sony began selling videocassette recorder (VCR) tapes to the public.
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Music is an art form whose medium is sound and silence. Its common elements are pitch (which governs melody and harmony ), rhythm (and its associated concepts tempo , meter , and articulation ), dynamics , and the sonic qualities of timbre and texture . The word derives from Greek μουσική ( mousike ; "art of the Muses "). [ 1 ] The creation, performance , significance, and even the definition of music vary according to culture and social context. Music ranges from strictly organized compositions (and their recreation in performance), through improvisational music to aleatoric forms.
Short video reports introducing a company and its services, or a technological breakthrough within a company. A podcast is a type of digital media consisting of an episodic series of audio radio , video , PDF , or ePub files subscribed to and downloaded through web syndication or streamed online to a computer or mobile device. The word is a neologism derived from "broadcast" and "pod" from the success of the iPod , as podcasts are often listened to on portable media players . In the context of Apple devices, the term "Podcasts" refers to the audio and video version of podcasts, whereas the textual version of podcasts are classified under the app known as Newsstand .
Wow what a weekend. PAX was a crazy big success again, thanks to everyone who came out and made it so awesome. One of my favorite things this year was seeing the incredible response to our new Pinny Arcade pin trading. I can’t even count how many pins I gave out but it had to have been in the thousands.
Manga ( 漫画 ? ) are comics created in Japan, or by Japanese creators in the Japanese language , conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century. [ 1 ] They have a long, complex pre-history in earlier Japanese art . [ 2 ] In Japan, people of all ages read manga.
Books A book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of ink , paper , parchment , or other materials, usually fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is called a leaf , and each side of a leaf is called a page . A set of text-filled or illustrated pages produced in electronic format is known as an electronic book ( e-book ).
Offering a kaleidoscopic journey into the experiences of modernization, the dizzying social changes that swept millions of people into the capitalist world, this title dexterously interweaves an exploration of modernism in art, literature, and architecture. Full description Verso Books 01 July 2010 Paperback 420 pages Full bibliographic data
Webcomics (also known as online comics or Internet comics ) are comics published on a website . While many are published exclusively on the web, others are also published in magazines , newspapers or in books. Webcomics can be compared to self-published print comics in that almost anyone can create their own webcomic and publish it. In January 2007, there were an estimated 38,000 webcomics being published. [ 1 ] Webcomics range from traditional comic strips and graphic novels to avante garde comics, and cover many genres , styles and subjects. [ 2 ] Only a select few are financially successful. [ 3 ] [ edit ] Medium There are several differences between webcomics and print comics.