The Evolution of Television

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  • The first television ever created

    The first television ever created
    September 7th, 1927 was the day in which the first television was demonstrated by Philo Farnsworth, along with the help of Charles Francis Jenkins. At this point in time, the television was not advanced by any means, but the basics of the television were created.
  • The first experimental television programming is created

    The first experimental television programming is created
    The first television programming system to ever be streemed on television was CBS. Later on in the year, NBC had made it's own entrance. As years passed by, these two television channels had been rapidly getting more popular.
  • New York audience becomes the first to see a closed circuit television

    New York audience becomes the first to see a closed circuit television
    The first crowd to watch a closed circuit television was in New York in the evening of May 22nd. This new technology opens up an entirely new phyiscal look to the television, as well as view on the screen.
  • The TV industry explodes

    The TV industry explodes
    During the year of 1936, there were 200 televisions sold . Later on into this year, the television industry rapidly increases as families all over the north east begin to purchase their own television set.
  • Colored Television is now invented

    Colored Television is now invented
    During this time, the first colored television sceen is now invented. Though it is not common, colored television shows appear to be much more appealing to the human eye. This catches the interest of millions of Americans.
  • The television has covered footage on the moon

    The television has covered footage on the moon
    During this time, Neil Armstrong had stepped his first foot on the moon. This footage has been captured to show to America on television, developing this event into a huge, popular accomplishment that was spoken upon, all over the country.
  • Pantasonic Television creates the first flat screen television

    Pantasonic Television creates the first flat screen television
    The television manufactoring company Pantasonic creates the first flat screen television. The access to watching television on a bigger, more simplistic screen had attracted many people accross the country to purchase this type of TV.
  • Viewers now have the option of viewing television channels in High Definition

    Viewers now have the option of viewing television channels in High Definition
    In early January of 2009, inventors finally figure out how to manage a television screen in a higher megapixle, more clear display than standard definition. Americans enjoy this feature much more than standard display.
  • The first " Smart TV " is invented

    The first " Smart TV " is invented
    Along with the invention of wifi, Television now has the access and ability to use the internet over its big screen display. The TV remote is used as a control to navigate across the web with various other features.
  • The invention of curved flat TV screens are created

    The invention of curved flat TV screens are created
    The new, modern televisions available have a slightly cruved displayed screen. This seems to be more appealing to the eye, along with a better cristal clear picture display. This type of television is bringing high definition to an entirely different level.