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  Television: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Television is a telecommunication system for broadcasting and receiving moving pictures and sound over a distance.
The earliest television sets were radios with the addition of a television device consisting of a neon tube with a mechanically spinning disk (the Nipkow disk[?], invented by Paul Gottlieb Nipkow[?]) that produced a red postage-stamp size image.
Television in its original and still most popular form involves sending images and sound over radio waves in the VHF and UHF bands, which are received by a receiver (a television set).
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A semi-mechanical analogue television system was first demonstrated in London in February 1924 by John Logie Baird with an image of Felix the Cat and a moving picture by Baird on October 30, 1925.
Vladimir Zworykin is also sometimes cited as the father of electronic television because of his invention of the iconoscope in 1923 and his invention of the kinescope in 1929.
Paralleling television's growing primacy in family life and society, an increasingly vocal chorus of legislators, scientists and parents is raising objections to the uncritical acceptance of the medium.
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 List of years in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Commercial television starts in the United Kingdom with the slow roll-out of the ITV network.
The controversial adaptation of Nineteen Eighty-Four is broadcast on the BBC.
1953 in television - The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II is seen by approximately 20 million TV viewers in the United Kingdom.
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 wiki/1976 in television Definition / wiki/1976 in television Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The month has 29 days in leap years, when the year number is divisible by four (except for years that are divisible by 100 and not by 400).
Sanford and SonSanford and Son is a television sitcom, the American remake of the British sitcom Steptoe and Son.
For many years, Roseanne was, in contrast to many of the most popular shows at the time (such as The Cosby Show) honest in its depiction of family life, and tackled subjects of poverty, alcoholism, sex, and homosexuality in ways unlike other shows.
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 1930 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of television-related events in 1930.
For the first time anywhere in the world, a television drama is broadcast.
Baird television transmissions at Hairdressing Fair of Fashion include the world's first television commercial for the Eugène Method of permanent hair waving.
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 wiki/1953 in television Definition / wiki/1953 in television Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A television series that is intended to air a finite number of episodes is usually called a miniseries.
November 22November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
It was, for many years, the longest-running situation comedy on American television, having aired on ABC from 1952 to 1966 after a radio run from 1944 to 1952.
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 ipedia.com: Television Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Rosing dissapeared during the Bolshevik revolution of 1917, but Zworykin later went to work for RCA to build a purely electronic television, the design of which was eventually found to violate patents by Philo Taylor Farnsworth.
European colour television was developed somewhat later, in the 1960s, and was hindered by a continuing division on technical standards.
Nigeria was one of the first countries in Africa to introduce television, in 1959, followed by Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia) in 1961, while Zanzibar was the first in Africa to introduce colour television, in 1973.
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The BBC launched the world's first regular broadcast television service, from Alexandra Palace in London on November 2, 1936.
All of these early TV systems shared the same aspect ratio of 4:3, which was determined by the Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) manufacturing technology of the time -- today's CRT technology allows the manufacture of wider tubes.
In the US, television networks produce prime-time programs for their affiliate stations to air from 8pm-11pm Monday-Saturday and 7pm-11pm on Sunday.
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 1980 in television -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
See also: 1979 in television, other events of 1980, 1981 in television and the list of 'years in television'.
Some television shows were permitted to begin airing in late October while still other shows were delayed until January 1981.
December 30 - After 26 years on the air and 20 seasons on one network, NBC announces that the longest-running prime-time TV series, Disney's Wonderful World, will not be on the network's fall 1981 schedule.
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 List of years in television Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
1997 in television - King of the Hill premieres on fox, South Park premieres on Comedy Central.
1950 in television Television broadcasting begins in Mexico.
1929 in television - In September the Baird Television Development Company begins experimental broadcasting in association with the BBC.
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 Events - 1931 In Television
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May 1 - The first wedding is broadcast on television, on New York Citys W2XCR.
November 1 - Television images are transmitted from JOAK radio station in Tokyo, Japan by Professors Kenjiro Takayagani and Tomomasa Nakashima.
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 1986 in television   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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February 22 - In honor of the 20th anniversary of The Monkees premiering on television, MTV broadcasts "Pleasant Valley Sunday," a 22-hour marathon of Monkees episodes.
July 18 - A tornado is broadcast live on KARE TV in Minnesota when the station's helicopter pilot makes a chance encounter.
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 1930 in television
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March 31 John Logie Baird installs a television receiver at 10 Downing Street, London, the British Prime Minister’s residence.
November 5 Baird television transmissions at Hairdressing Fair of Fashion include the world's first television commercial for the Eugène Method of permanent hair waving.
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 List of years in television - LearnThis.Info Enclyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
1952 in television - The first political advertisements appear on U.S. television; the still-running US soap opera The Guiding Light begins.
1947 in television - Howdy Doody and Meet the Press premiere on NBC First World Series is broadcast live on both the DuMont Television Network and NBC.
1936 in television - The BBC starts a regular national television broadcasting service in the UK.
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 Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Television Characters
For several years now I have been trying to compile a list of television programs that have included gay/lesbian/bisexual characters as a part of their regular (or semi-regular) casts.
To be listed a character should have appeared in at least three episodes and be explicitly gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered.
For the purposes of this list, a character is described as `recurring' if he or she has appeared in at least three (3) episodes.
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 list of television shows cancelled   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
List of years in television This page indexes the individual year in television pages.
List of British television series remade for the...: Information...
List of television shows canceled after one episode...
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New York City will give grades from A to F each year and principals at failing schools could be removed.
Some of the auto industry's leading figures talk about their likes and dislikes at this year's shows.
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 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Television   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
Iraq Museum International always displays the most recent published revision of the source article, Television; all previous versions may be viewed here.
They link directly to authoring tools for you to start writing a particular article.
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 Newsday.com - Television
To hear Evangeline Lilly talk, her path to stardom on the hit series "Lost" was almost beyond her control. 
Updated listings for cable and satellite TV that you can customize.
Alphabetical capsule synopses of broadcast and cable movies beginning Sunday, Jan. 13.
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