JUST THE FACTS
- STUDY: MORE CORD-CUTTING, MORE TIME-SHIFTED VIEWING. Tribbey, Chris // Home Media Magazine;9/17/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 37, p8
The article offers information on a Nielsen study conducted in the first quarter of 2012 among households in the U.S. that own television (TV) sets which found that over 11 million households do not have cable, satellite or telecommunication services, spend more than 12 hours viewing...
- Eyes of the Nation. // Time;9/19/1960, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p61
The article reports on the increase in the number of American households who own television (TV) sets in 1960. It cites the 1960 census figures which show that U.S. TV has become a sort of Eastern legend, Bayan of the Hundred Eyes, to the fourth power. It reveals that 88% of households have TV...
- LCD & plasma TVs. // Consumer Reports;Dec2008, Vol. 73 Issue 12, p28
The article discusses strategies for purchasing a liquid crystal display (LCD) or plasma television (TV) set. Falling prices for LCD and plasma TVs for the holiday season of 2008 are discussed, as well as improvements in most TVs' picture quality. Specific TVs are also ranked and rated based on...
- SunBriteTV Adds Outdoor 1080p LCD TVs. TARR, GREG // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;9/3/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p46
The article evaluates new models of all-weather television (TV) sets from SunBriteTV including models 4610HD, 3200HD, and 2310HD.
- Arbitron reports increases in multi-set color, cable, and UHF-TV households. // Marketing News;
Reports on the increase in the number of U.S. households with television sets between November 1974 to 1975 according to the Fall 1975 edition of the Arbitron Television Census. Total number of households with color television sets; Percentage of increase in households with cable television;...
- Tight Supplies Could Hurt Holiday Sales. Wolf, Alan // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;11/21/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 24, p1
This article reports on the tight supplies of consumer electronics in the U.S. in December 2005. Retailers and their suppliers anticipate an increase in sales this holiday season as gasoline prices moderate and competitively priced flat-panel televisions and new iterations of iPods stoke...
- CORRECTION. // Sound & Vision;Jan2006, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p14
Corrections to articles in previous issues including the report on Sony's 50-inch SXRD high definition television and the satellite section of "What's on HDTV?" in the November 2005 issue, and the illustration for "Choose Your Own HDTV Adventure" are presented.
- OPINION. // Stuff India;May2014, p70
The authors share their opposing views on whether the future of television lies in the hardware. One of the authors believe that the future of television does not depend on the kind of television sets that consumers use but on the systems running them. The other author argues that television...
- How to clean your TV. // Consumer Reports;Jun2009, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p45
Instructions for cleaning a flat screen television set are presented.