TITLE

Being First

PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Millimeter;Jul2004, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses John Logie Baird and his mechanical television invention. Issues over the picture quality of his mechanical television; Role of Baird in contributing to the development of the modern television.
ACCESSION #
14075264

 

Related Articles

  • The First Colour Television Transmission.  // History Today;Jul2008, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p11 

    The article presents an account of the invention of the first color television instruments by John Logie Baird in 1928. Details are given describing the Scottish inventor, highlighting his eccentricities and poor fortune at business. The popularity of the initial demonstrations of the machine is...

  • From Tubes to Telstar to TiVo. Sparks, John // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/6/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 23, p50 

    Presents information on the events that contributed to the history of television. Development of the first television using technology created by John Logie Baird in 1936; Debut of cable television service in America in 1950; Launch of Telstar, the first television satellite, by the United...

  • From Tubes to Telstar to TiVo. Sparks, John // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);6/6/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 23, p47 

    Presents information on the events that contributed to the history of television. Development of the first television using technology created by John Logie Baird in 1936; Debut of cable television service in America in 1950; Launch of Telstar, the first television satellite, by the United...

  • 'Eye to Eye' with Stereoscopic TV.  // Image Technology;Nov/Dec1996, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p23 

    The article provides information related to the development of the stereoscopic television . The three-dimensional (3D) television was developed by John Logie Baird in 1928. Digital television technology introduced different kinds of techniques in creating 3D pictures. Advanced Communications...

  • 'SERMONS, SOAP & TELEVISION.'. Baird, John Logie // Cinema Technology;Oct1989, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p475 

    The article reviews the book "Sermons, Soap & Television," by John Logie Baird.

  • retrospect: The electronic hearth. Bogle, Michael // Curve (Australia);2009, Issue 27, p51 

    .The article focuses on the evolution of television (TV). The term was used to describe transmission of images by electronic broadcasting, wherein the phenomenon was described in Australia in 1928 as seeing in wireless, while in Europe as telecine, telecina and elektrische telescop. TV was...

  • What prevents cable TV from taking off in Brazil? Reis // Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media;Summer99, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p399 

    Probes the reason preventing cable television from taking off in Brazil. Pervasiveness of broadcast television in Brazil; Discussion of telecommunications policies; Overview of Brazilian broadcast TV's programming; Brazilian's reluctance to adopt emerging technologies.

  • SAMPLING OF TECH TERMS FROM EMERGING TECH '04. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;1/26/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p36 

    Discusses technology terms from the 2004 Emerging Technologies conference of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers in the U.S. All-digital cable network; Midsplit cable bandwidth; Advanced Television Systems Committee Cable Applications Platform.

  • THE AIR. Arlen, Michael J. // New Yorker;10/21/1967, Vol. 43 Issue 35, p173 

    The article focuses on the accessibility of American mass media and journalism in South Vietnam. Television film, still photographs and words pervade Saigon. The installation of the new cable made phone conversations easier, current and clearer between local bureaus and U.S.-based news...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics