Television in the multichannel age

Television in the multichannel age

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Television in the Multichannel Age is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to the history of multichannel television in all its forms a€“ from cable to direct-to-home satellite and beyond. Chapter by chapter, the book traces the evolution of cable television from its pre-historical origins in the late 1940s to the communications satellites and DBS distribution systems of the modern digital age, both in the U.S. and internationally. Guides the reader through the history of multichannel television from its origins in the a€˜40s to the modern age Discusses factors that influence todaya€™s television landscape including government policy-making, emerging technologies, and the publica€™s programming tastes Concentrates on domestic multichannel technologies while considering global impacts of these technologies Includes newly discovered oral history transcripts, personal interviews, government documents, and never before seen photographs Presents a fascinating history of media that have come to play critical roles in todaya€™s society, and in doing so invites the reader to speculate on the future of multichannel televisionIn that sense, ita#39;s more like using a remote control to watch television instead of sitting around waiting for a video stream to ... For example, ATaamp;Ta#39;s U-verse and Verizona#39;s FiOS services both claim to integrate seamlessly cable-type digital videoanbsp;...

Title:Television in the multichannel age
Author: Megan Gwynne Mullen
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell - 2008-02-19

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