Significance: Even though the intention was just to make a good story for Halloween, many people thought "the breaking news" was real and thought there was a real alien invasion.
Significance: Galvin Manufactoirng Company creates the walki talkie. They were mostly used on the field of combat during World War II but today they are used for a lot of different things. Today the have "toy" walkie talkies.
U.S Navy coins RADAR (Radio Detection and Ranging)
Significance: With the invention of RADAR this would change the way of military combat around the world.
CBS Evening News is the first news televised broadcast
Significance: Almost everyone today recieves up to date information because of the daily news on televisoin.
NPR (National Public Radio)
Significance: Is a multi million dollar company and is refrenced as one of the most accuarte sources of information.
Significance: During the 1970's and 1980's the boombox changed the way people listened to music. Not only was this device portable but it was extremely loud.
Significance: Digital Audio Radio Service (DARS) was established by the FCC and was auctioned to two companies American Mobile Radio (known today as XM Radio) and CD Radio (know today as Sirius Satellite Radio). Both companies are multi billion dollar industries.
Significance: Was one of the most popular radio stations during the early 2000's. Very popular amongst children and young teenagers.
Apple announced the release of the iPod
Significance: The iPod is only 10 years old and it has changed the way people listen to music. Not only are these devices small, they are capable of using radio, wireless internet, and even video games.