1950s Technology News In Review

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The 1950s was a pivotal period in technology, especially in the radio and television industries, as it brought about the advancement in the viewing and listening experience of people who are at home. To have a better idea of the advancements in technology that occurred in the 1950s, here is a brief … Read more

1960s Technology News In Review

Kennedy and Nixon debate

The 1960s, much like the 50s, was another great period for television, as it brought several spectacular enhancements to the experience of watching TV shows at home. Although the 60s was dominated by TV, there were still some improvements brought to the radio industry in that period, but to a lesser degree. … Read more

1970s Technology News In Review

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The 1970s was a stellar period for television, as many manufacturers tried to push the boundaries of color TV in order to produce better reception and clearer resolution. Besides the television, computers also had a significant advancement in the 70s, and it is mainly due to the release of one particular personal … Read more

1980s Technology News In Review

Sony Walkman

The 1980s served as a great year for the computer industry, as well as the music business, as both of them have benefitted from the technological advancements brought by engineers and scientists that wanted to make life more convenient for people. There were not a lot of setbacks in the 80s in … Read more

1990s Technology News In Review

World Wide Web

The 1990s was a turning point in the computer industry, as the period brought major technological advancements to the personal computer, largely thanks to the hardworking engineers and programmers that have improved some programs and even invented new hardware or software. In addition, the 1990s showed how Microsoft became a powerhouse in … Read more

2000s Technology News In Review

The 2000s was truly a groundbreaking period in technology since it was the era where certain inventions have truly revolutionize the different sectors of the said field, including gaming, web browsing, and mobile communications. Let us take a look at a short timeline of the biggest events in technology during the 2000s … Read more

2010s Technology News In Review

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The 2010s were not as impactful as the previous periods for technology, but there are a few technological breakthroughs that have been discovered or developed in this recent era. To know more about these advancements, here is a short timeline of the inventions and discoveries in the 2010s. 2010 By 2010, Apple … Read more

The Interesting History of Mr. Microphone

Logo of Ronco, the maker of the original Mr. Microphone

If you happen to watched television during the late 1970s and early 1980s, then there’s an average chance that you saw advertisements for the Ronco Company’s products. This is the company that first used television to sell products and send them by mail. The company made a killing during the ’70s and … Read more

The History of Cable TV in New York City

a classic television

Cable television had been around since the late 1940′s when someone figured out how to import over-the-air signals to non-receiving areas. Usually, this was behind a hill or mountain. In 1957, the first premium cable-movie service began in Oklahoma. In fact, between 1945 and 1960, the number of television sets in the … Read more