worries about sound -- a lot. We've been that way since 1876, when
Alexander Graham Bell invented the
a fortuitous spinoff of his research to help hearing-impaired
Click anywhere on our timeline (which scrolls to the right)
and you'll see an amazing range of AT&T innovation and
inventions that have helped people communicate and experience sound.
in acoustics, speech and computer science by AT&T Labs
has been critical to the evolution of our modern wired
(and wireless) world. And it hasn't done half bad for
the world of music, which would certainly be a quieter
place without the
or the CD-ROM boombox.