(smart TV, 3d TV, online TV, et.al)
Television since the dawn of the technological age has kept us entertained and watching. In the beginning its rudimentary style was beyond and above what one could imagine and quickly took the leap past radio as the fastest growing media tool. The television delivers news and entertainment and has compiled years of stature as not only a luxury item but also a necessity in every home. You can find a variety of televisions available now and the old black and white sets are even barely remembered by those today.
The way in which we watch television has shaped our entertainment desires and can be set to bring together families and form bonds with friends and enemies. To sit at home, or in a college lobby and laugh and cry as a nation we all seem to bond over television. As our lives become even more hectic and technology keeps racing to invent the bigger and better items we all crave it is impossible for one to notice that the television has taken some great leaps and entertainment is available not only on the box anymore.
Televisions, that big box that took up most of the living room has leaped forward with the technology of computers and are now so adaptable to any living space. Flat Screens and Plasma TV’s are now at the forefront of television technology. The days of the old and grainy analog sets are long past and the viewing and crispness in detail of the new digital age is supreme. You can almost reach out and touch the things that the television delivers to the screen. You can jump and scream as the bad guys jump out of closets and slice their way though your living room. The digital age has given television a reality that is hard to deny.
Satellite television gave a new lease for those in remote areas who could not receive cable and a valuable option to those who it seems enough is never enough. Panning the big open skies the satellite discs are able to forecast shows from around the world and offers a host of so many channels that it is impossible to not find something on the tube to watch. The cable companies quickly adapted and fiber optics gave the satellite generation some heavy competition. With several choices for programming and finding the most adaptable viewing preferences, the television age will hit a new plateau.
The internet quickly became a forerunner in supplying television on our computers and can offer those who are not able to watch their favorite shows during their regularly scheduled viewing times to easily watch their favorite shows online. Now while sitting in the office a guilty few will cheat their bosses and catch a bit of relaxing fun while watching The Office or catching up on weather and sports information. The internet quickly integrated with gaming console and smart TV’s that can deliver programs directly to your television and free one from their laptops.
The increasing popularity of television and the internet make sit easy for those to watch really whatever they want. No longer is the audience subject to viewing only what is available at that time, and can have the capability to interact through their remotes with the viewing schedules. You can easily tune into Netflix or Hulu and watch entire seasons of hit shows with out interruption and a marathon of episodes. The internet offers one to interact as well with their favorite casts and watch web special and clips that are not available under normal viewing schedules.
With the reality of the cell phone came a new genre for watching TV anywhere. Satellite enabled us to install TV’s in our vehicles and to travel and watch our favorite shows and the internet and wireless availabilities have made it possible to watch our favorite show on our cell phones. Smart phone with internet capabilities are like mini computers and one can surf and find any show that is available on television right on their phones. It Is now available that while sitting in traffic, stuck in the office or at your Childs recital you can catch the lasts scores on your favorites sports channels and keep up to date on your favorite shows and even watch movies.
The age of beatniks has moved to technology has us all wired in a wireless world. Television has quickly turned from a luxury entertainment home fixture to a must have on the go necessity. You can have updates and viewing schedules programmed from home, your computer or your phone and keep watching your favorites easily anytime and anywhere.