Essays Tagged: "V-Chip"

Cyber chip

What is a V-chip? This term has become a buzz word for any discussion evolvingtelecommunications regulation an ... s, but not too many reports define thenew technology in its fullest form. A basic definition of the V-chip; is a microprocessorthat can decipher information sent in the vertical blanking of the NTSC s ... e span ofthe new chip is much greater than any working definition can encompass. A discussion of theV-chip must include a consideration of the technical and ethical issues, in addition toexamining the ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.5 Dec/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Television Violence and its Effects on Children .

herefore the child will not be affected by the violent acts on TV. This is the main reason why the "V-Chip" was created, a device which blocks out shows that contain violence, sex, drugs, etc. However ... ccess violent television shows, whether at a friend's house, or in a home without the presence of a V-Chip.Another solution that has been implemented is to "create conflict without killing" (Leone, 19 ...

(5 pages) 178 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Conflicts with the V-Chip, and how it effects Parents, children, and the Government.

Conflicts with the V-ChipIn my opinion, the government mandated television rating system does not violate the free spee ... des boundaries for television broadcasts so that the viewer's rights are not violated.I believe the V-Chip is good public policy because I feel that there is a need for a certain amount of restriction ... money but are not concerned for the impact the content of their shows has on monitors like me. The V-Chip, allows parents like mine to determine what minors should or shouldn't see and I think this i ...

(1 pages) 20 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

TV Violence and it's effecvt on children

TV Violence and the V-ChipAmerica has the highest crime rate in the world. Along with that crimerate is also the substan ... nformative and educational. Just when itseems that all hope is lost technology finds an answer: The V-Chip.The V-Chip was invented by a Canadian several years ago with the purposeof censoring what can ... qu'.They fear the government will take control over what the people will see and forthat reason the V-Chip is unconstitutional. But the V-Chip should be offerednevertheless to those who want to take a ...

(9 pages) 134 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Legalized Gambling Its your bet

rly decided by private individuals are now being limited or abolished by public policies. Hence the v-chip, government mandated regulations on TV, and attempts to regulate information flow on the inte ...

(3 pages) 70 4 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Impacts of Media Violence on youth.

formative and educational. Just when it seems that all hope is lost technology finds an answer: The V-Chip. The V-Chip was invented by a Canadian several years ago with the purpose of censoring what c ... ;'.They fear the government will take control over what the people will see and for that reason the V-Chip is unconstitutional. But the V-Chip should be offered nevertheless to those who want to take ...

(5 pages) 55 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Report arguing both sides of suggestive material on TV.

cesses built internally and externally of the TV. A first example of this is that chips such as the V-chip can easily lock out channels. Doing this is quite simple with the technologies today, such as ... ces built into their TV. A recent survey taken in 2005 shows that only 15% of parents have used the V-Chip, which is required by law in any TV over 13 inches after 2000. Despite this, many parents hav ...

(7 pages) 19 0 1.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

V chip, the advantages of having one

;1� Bellanca WilsonRTVResearch paperThe objective of this paper is to examine the so-called "v-chip" and its potential as a way to control the content of television programs. While it represent ... to be an effective and useful way to actually control what American children view on television.The v-chip represents the first technology-based attempt to censor broadcast content. The v-chip is a sp ...

(11 pages) 24 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Impact of Media on Socialization

with violence" (Levine, 1999, p.29). There is a solution that was passed in legislation called the V-Chip. This chip prohibits violent or sexually explicit programming from being shown on a televisio ... s not about limiting the amount of time a child is allowed to watch television per day, or adding a V-Chip to your television set. It is not a substitute for teaching children the difference between r ...

(6 pages) 79 2 4.3 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Violence In Media

a way to block the shows their children watch without having to monitor over them all the time. The V-Chip, which is a computer chip, has been proposed as a way of allowing each individual parent to s ...

(2 pages) 15 0 1.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Friends Forever

tes for Children: Second-Year Students '97-'98 ... 97-'98 including papers they wrote while ... The V-chip Debate - No Longer Available, ... edu, Should Public School Implement Uniforms (under revisio ...

(2 pages) 116 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Untitled

o do something they reply with, " Just a second, I'll do it at a commercial." Devices like they the V-Chip do not become useful among this age group.Many young adults that I spoke with said television ...

(4 pages) 322 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Violence In Canadian And American Television

iolence on American and Canadian television has many similarities such as the implementation of the V-Chip, and the effects of watching violence. However, the differences between the countries are app ... d the ill affects of violence on television. Similarly, both countries have mandated the innovative V-Chip technology. The V-chip allows parents to monitor what children are watching by controlling th ...

(5 pages) 520 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

TV Voilence

r. In 1991 President Bill Clinton passed a law that by the year 2000 every television had to have a V-Chip installed into it, witch allows parents control the violence that their children view on T.V. ...

(2 pages) 765 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media