Use Of Audio And Video Processing And Transmission

887 WordsJul 2, 20164 Pages
There have been many advancements in the information and communications technology industry in the past 10 years. However, I think the greatest advancement in the information and communication technology industry is audio and video processing and transmission. We are able to send videos from our phone across the world in a matter of seconds. We are able to use our iPhones to FaceTime or Skype people who are thousands of miles away. Authorities are more able than ever to use audio and visual techniques to track down and apprehend various criminals. We also use audio and video processing and transmission to see what is going on in places where it would not be safe to send humans. By being able to record and process videos from the other side of the world, the media has become better able to broadcast news worldwide. People have become more involved with the media and it allows us to see more, becoming more up to date with current events. The technology has been developed so that anyone who has a smart phone can record videos of storms on their cell phones and send them to the media who can broadcast it so that the rest of the world can see what’s happening. When there is a riot, someone in the middle of it all can record it and send it to the media. This sort of footage is different from the media footage because it shows what is happening right in the midst of everything, whereas media footage is usually shot from a distance. Recordings of police brutality are becoming more
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