"…Though their impact on the emergent forms of house and techno was huge, D.A.F. has never achieved the recognition they so richly deserve. Nevertheless, for the longest time even Kraftwerk weren't recognized for their contribution to hip-hop, and perhaps ultimately D.A.F. will get their due: they represent one of a very few direct links between avant-garde punk and techno, and flung their lance into the future farther even than Throbbing Gristle."
Two phenomena are characteristic for the current developments in the information and communication technology (ICT): the devices to access and use digital content improve in terms of usability and performance, and the digital content itself expands fastly.