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  • Television

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    The impact that television (A.K.A.- TV) has had on mankind in the last 50 years, is rivaled by few other inventions throughout modern history. Recently television has been given a bad wrap, seen by many people as a cruel invention, a 'boob-tube'; mesmerizing and brainwashing its viewers. People have forgotten TV is an educational and entertaining tool used in the everyday lives of people around the world. Without TV and its many advantages where would the world be at this very moment, certainly not

  • Television

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    Television! What would people be doing if television had not been invented? Probably be healthier, since television consumes more time in a person’s life than anything else. This of course applying to smartphones we use now a days, tablets, video games we play (Xbox one, PlayStation 4) to computers, basically anything with a screen/monitor is an attribute of television. Without this brilliant invention what would people have done for entertainment or even news? I mean the radio was around and for

  • television

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    Television was not invented by a single inventor, instead many people working together and alone, contributed to the evolution of TV. 1831: Joseph Henry's and Michael Faraday's work with electromagnetism makes possible the era of electronic communication to begin. 1862: Abbe Giovanna Caselli invents his "pantelegraph" and becomes the first person to transmit a still image over wires. 1873: Scientists May and Smith experiment with selenium and light, this opens the door for inventors to transform

  • Television

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    Farnsworth invented the first television in September 7, 1927. He was able to revolutionize the entertainment business and get audiences hooked to their 12 by 14 inch electrical screens. The images on the screen captivated thousands of families at home, causing concerns to what effects might appear from the addiction of the innovative invention. Not only did the television provide entertainment, it was also a medium that affected American culture and politics. The television had the power to engage everyone

  • Television

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    long history. The attention is divided between the two sides which view media as an insignificant problem or the opposite, a threat. Everyone, male or female, white or black, child or adult, are affected and influenced by the media. We learn from television each day, and without the slightest intent do we take after what we see. There is no doubt that children alter their ways of life due to media, and more than ever do I think it is for the worse. Parents are their children’s most important teachers

  • Television: The Advantages And Disadvantage Of Television

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    The Television is a multi-sensory communication device that has led to form part of almost if not every family home (who can afford one) around the globe. It has the power to shape the way we think, to increase our knowledge and to allow us to have a break and to step away for a moment from our daily life. Regardless, to watch TV may bring a variety of advantages as well as disadvantages which can be observed particularly in the news, the comedy shows and action/adventure shows that requires discretion

  • Television: The Negative Effects Of Television And Its Effects

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    The effect of television is known to direct children in a negative way, such as brain development, behaviour, and their health. When someone thinks of television, they think of it as a good thing. Well that is not the case; there are not only positive aspects of watching television, but also many negative ones. But some examples of negative effects of television would be exposing children to things like drugs, alcohol, and violence that parents do not want their kids involved in at any point in their

  • Addicted to Television

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    The introduction of television is considered one of the highest achievements in human history. It was one of the fast growing commercial products that spread throughout the economy. The basic principle of television is to extend an image and its associated sound beyond its natural limits. From the introduction of television, the number of family that attain a television has been increasing and so has the entertainment business been booming. During the 19th century television took over the purpose

  • Impressions Of Television

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    Impressions of Television SOME AMERICANS COMPLAIN THAT THERE IS TOO MUCH VIOLENCE IN TELEVISION, PARTICULARLY IN AN ACTION SERIES OR CARTOONS. THEY ARE AFRAID THAT PEOPLE, ESPECIALLY CHILDREN, WILL SEE THESE SHOWS AND THINK THAT THE ONLY WAY TO RESOLVE PROBLEMS IS THROUGH VIOLENT ACTS. I THINK THAT THERE ARE A LOT OF FACTORS OTHER THAN TELEVISION THAT EFFECTS PEOPLE. HAVE YOU EVER TRIED SOMETHING JUST BECAUSE YOU SAW IT ON TELEVISION? I'M SURE THAT ALL OF US HAVE DONE THAT AT ONE TIME OR ANOTHER

  • The Effects Of Television

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    The television has been commercially available in America since the 1930’s. According to the A.C. Nielsen Co., the average American watches more than 4 hours of TV each day. In a sixty-five year lifespan, that person will have spent nine years glued to the tube. This constant attention to programming can cause positive and negative effects. The negative effects on an average American family can be explained psychologically, emotionally, and physically. Television affects the psyche of children

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