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The evolution of TV and how we watch it

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In this article we are going to give a brief history of TV, when and why it became a paid service and how we are watching TV differently now. The first regularly scheduled TV broadcast happened in 1928 in a small suburb in Washington D.C. It was a revolutionary technology that would forever change the world! Here is a sample picture of what the TV image would have looked like in 1928.   Over the next few years the resolution and technology for broadcasting TV signals improved. From 1928 to 1948 more and more TV station broadcasts were made available to...

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Cutting the Cord - How much money can you save and what to expect

Posted by Peter Mitchell on

I'm sure many of you have heard the term "Cutting the Cord." But what does it actually mean and how is it different from paying a cable company for a TV package? We will cover all of that and how watching TV is changing in this article. I've had cable for years, what has changed? If you are like the majority of people in the world you pay a monthly fee to a cable provider for a TV package and an internet package. You may even pay them for a phone line. Most likely there is only one provider in...

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