Artifact Details

Title

Desktop Publishing Pioneer Meeting, day 2 session 9: Impact and Future of Desktop Publishing

Catalog Number

102738560

Type

Text

Date

2017-05-23

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, CA

Extent

24 p.

Format

PDF

Description

Session 9 of the Desktop Publishing Pioneer Meeting explores how desktop publishing technological advances and the digital revolution have impacted file sharing, graphic design, and the publishing industry. The meeting participants round out their two days of discussion on the history of desktop publishing by speculating on the future of digital media and mass communication. Topics include where the industry is headed and the effects that is having and will have on our society. In particular, they discuss the dramatic impact desktop publishing has had on the publishing and graphic design industries: who is able to participate in creative work, what is produced, how it is distributed, and when and where it is viewed.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Adobe Acrobat; AI; Semantic understanding; Desktop publishing; Digital fonts; File sharing; PDF

Collection Title

Desktop Publishing Pioneer Meeting

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8209.2017