1948: Records come out *Columbia Format *~12 inch flat discs
1964: Cassette Tapes
Cassette Tape Cartridges
Originally invented for transcription purposes, in 1930, but enters the music world in 1964. *Allows 30 minutes of recording time
Using multiple methods of technology, American Inventors introduce the first portable audiotape recorders.
1980 // 1990
In 1980, Phillips & Sony intro. the CD (compact disc)
In 1990, MP3 Players are introducted. (a combo of digital audio & internet). *Its 12 times more compact so it is easier to download.
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1995 // 2003
RealAudio introduces streaming internet service.
iTunes happens. It becomes the successful online music store.
RealAudio introduces streaming internet audio service
2003 - Today
Music Tech. is Mastered
Many more types of online streaming programs uprise. Music technology has stayed basically the same, yet music styles have changed with the newer generations.