Explore BrainMass

What technology had the biggest impact?

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

Details: In the past two hundred years, the field of visual communications has been influenced by technological inventions. Select the invention that you think is most important and describe why. Be sure your post addresses these questions:

When did it happen?
How did this development change the way humans communicated?
What historical changes have occurred as a result of the development?
How has it changed the way you are able to design and work on projects now?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 2:25 am ad1c9bdddf

Solution Preview

When did it happen?
Niepce took the first photograph in 1825, but Louis Dauguerre perfected the first commercially viable photographic process in 1839.

How did this development change the way humans communicated?
For the first time, it did not require an artist to record an image - a machine could produce a faithful representation of the object of person - even more accurately than an artist could do so.

What historical changes have occurred as a result of the development?
The greatest immediate change was that artist were for the first time in history, freed from the obligation of recording images. They were finally free to INTREPRET what they saw, and ...

Solution Summary

What technological invention had the biggest impact on communications? Description and explanation.

Similar Posting

HRM Case Study: An analysis of the article "HR Technology Trends to Watch in 2007"
Solution provides a discusses on the three-part case study questions.

The original case study data and scenario:

Reference Material:
"HR Technology Trends to Watch in 2007," HR Focus (2007), volume 84, issue 1.

Talent Management has emerged as a key differentiator for organizational success. In his article "The Emergence of Talent Management," author Kevin Oakes discusses issues related to enabling and advancing talent management through a variety of HRM related technologies. In his article, author Oakes quotes ThinkEquity Partners co-founder Michael Moe, stating "There is no bigger problem in the global marketplace today than how to obtain, train, and retain knowledge workers" (2006, page 21).

The solution addresses each of the following points, in about 200 words each.

•Analyze the article's perspectives concerning talent management and technology issues.
•Suggest strategies for evaluating HRM-r technologies financial impact of talent management initiatives.
•Evaluate the views presented in the article and determine if best practices can be distilled as they relate to HRM technologies and talent management.

View Full Posting Details