• December 24, 2017

Fifty Years of Technology Gone?

Modern technology has actually come a lengthy means in the past fifty years. If I told you something about all the great modern technology in the past fifty years I can go on forever! Instead allows just concentrate on some of the wonderful technology we’ve taken pleasure in for the previous fifty years, yet has however vanished much as well quickly due to the substitute of even newer modern technology. Let’s begin back around the late 1960’s, as well as into the 1970’s with the growth of the straightforward 8 track cassette which was the new modern technology for listening to songs at the time. In order to hear the 8 Track Cassettes you just needed to have an 8 Track Player, and also if you did you were all set to take pleasure in some songs.

Now personally I’m old adequate to have been about during that terrific period of time to have seen the success, and the autumn of the 8 Track gamer. Can you believe that I in fact still have a few of my old 8 Tracks from back then, yet I’m not able to play them as a result of no longer having an 8 Track Player to in fact play them on. Yet besides 8 Tracks there were additionally the 4 Track Cassettes which at the time was in fact created simply before the 8 Track, but had a short life mostly since it had only two tracks, suggesting that when you in fact intended to pay attention to a different song you would need to press a switch on the player to transform the track. With the 8 Track you actually had four tracks which provided you a much better option of tunes to pick from which a lot was more preferred with individuals that got them.


As time proceeded much smaller sized Cassettes got on the market additionally for paying attention to songs, however these cassettes were far smaller than the 8 Track Cassettes were. Now we had both the 8 Track Cassettes as well as the portable smaller sized Cassettes to enjoy paying attention to songs, yet as time continued on prior to you can say “8 Track Cassettes” they we’re gone! Leaving us with just the smaller Cassettes to pay attention to and to enjoy.

The only other format to pay attention to music at that time was the standard Photograph Record Player which of training course had been around for many years. As time passed by when again quickly the Cassettes were no longer available. So currently you would no more have to stress over tapes breaking, or coming out of the cartridges with either the 8 Tracks, or the Cassettes alike, so currently both Cassettes are gone. While we still had the Photograph Record Player to enjoy listening to music nonetheless it may just be till the following large technology came, therefore simply exactly what and when would certainly that be?