From the Roman Codex to the iPad

WSJ – “How’s this for human progress? It took about 4,000 years from the invention of writing to the Roman-era codex of bound pages replacing scrolls, 1,000 years from the codex to movable type creating printed books, 500 years from the printing press to the Internet—and only 25 years to the launch of the iPad.”

One Response to “From the Roman Codex to the iPad”

  1. ceebee
    January 31, 2010 at 9:04 pm #

    Time changes fast when technology gets better.

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