Essays Tagged: "Broadcast"


rograms have the intention of letting somebody else watch them. Today in America our current broadcast standard is a 525 line/60 field per second based system called the NTSC (National Televisi ... solution.' There are many pro's and con's regarding having HDTV as the new standard. Not all broadcasters are interested in HDTV at all. During the transitional period, broadcasters will have c ...

(3 pages) 72 1 3.2 Jun/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

"On My September 11th..."

hat I would never forget this day.I had hundreds of questions flowing through my mind. The news broadcast played it over and over again. Each time I wondered how could this be happening? Who wou ...

(2 pages) 199 0 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Media's Effect on Politics

each reaches, the amount of work involved to get the scoop, and the amount of time it takes each to broadcast the news.The first reason, the amount of people that the news reaches, is probably the big ...

(2 pages) 182 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Flat Fee vs. Pay-per-use

e model. On agross level, one might say that the payment model for the Internetis closer to that of broadcast (or perhaps cable) television whilethe model for the Information SuperHighway is likely to ... ar basis as to what material will be madeaccessible and what will not. This kind of model resembles broadcast orcable television much more so than it does today's Internet.The scarcity of outbound ban ...

(6 pages) 88 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


r states that an advertisement is the notice, such as a poster or a paid announcement in the print, broadcast, or electronic media, designed to attract public attention or patronage. The last statemen ...

(1 pages) 105 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Baseball is in Dire Need of Changes Talks about revenue sharing, salary cap, playoff system, expansion, and realignment

is time. Since the last labor stoppage in 1994, the only revenue being shared has been the national broadcast revenue. Every team receives fifteen million dollars a year from Major League Baseball's t ... the increased revenue sharing to small market teams, but it nowhere near fills the void that local broadcast revenue creates. (Bloom, sec. 1) For example in 1999 the New York Yankees had local televi ...

(10 pages) 109 0 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The radio in the 1920's.

The Roaring 20'sDuring the 1920's, also known as "The Roaring 20's", Radio Broadcasting became one of America's favorite sources of entertainment. During this time period most ... onrad, received a license for what is regarded as the first true station, KDKA Pittsburgh, PA. KDKA broadcast scheduled music programs, sports, and the 1920 presidential election. By 1924 the radio li ... naugurated their first radio station, WEAF, in New York City. (Academic American Encyclopedia)"WEAF broadcasted the first paid commercial announcement, a ten-minute speech on the behalf of the Queensb ...

(2 pages) 8904 1 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Internet Radio.

ent years radio and the Internet have been permanently intertwined. Recently, radio has begun to be broadcast over the Internet, and Internet content has begun to be broadcast over the airwaves. For t ... ; it was designed as a mass communications medium that was two ways. With the Internet, there is no broadcaster or receiver and you can easily talk back to the content providers, or become one. The on ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

America is NOT our best hope for the future. Exploring America's social and political loyalties and current policies.

ies in the world. American fashion trends are being worn around the globe, American shows are being broadcast to millions of screens everyday.This 'Americanisation' is growing at an alarming rate, thi ...

(6 pages) 265 4 3.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Staff Writing as a career. Beginning career essay with cited information. Sorry no ending written, mostly just facts presented.

uties such as editing. Editors coordinate, review select and editwritten materials for publication, broadcast or movie production. Ingeneral, editors make their own policies or work with company owner ... mal workweek usually runs 35 to 40 hours long. Those whoprepare morning or weekend publications and broadcasts work nightsor weekends.Anyone who loves to write thinks a job in writing would be the ide ...

(2 pages) 99 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Opinion and analysis essay on movie "Merchants of Cool".

dance, and have a good time at the launch party for its website. This party was filmed by MTV, and broadcast to millions of teens who were accordingly influenced by this new trend. To me, it seems th ...

(2 pages) 68 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The American and European television news media

nel is much less serious and is made to be entertaining like just aregular TV show. A European news broadcast still shows the cold hard facts. The differences canbe traced to culture differences betwe ... different than the American one, it is a mucholder country also.Just looking at the surface of news broadcasts in Europe there's already one bigdifference: there's only one person reporting the news. ...

(4 pages) 73 0 2.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

WWI influenza disease

d War I, accompanied by the infamous influenza epidemic, left an unforgettable scar on the world. A broadcast on PBS, presented by David McCullough, proved that WWI aided the spread of influenza. Ther ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Executive Sessions

e community or the peopleWhen America invaded Germany in World War II, were the plans congress made broadcast over the radio? What if they were? Adolph Hitler could right now, at this moment, rule us ...

(1 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

A teenagers view on politics

Being 17 years old, I didn't fully comprehend why every news broadcast opened and closed with some reference to the upcoming presidential election in November. I ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Invasion from Mars or Invasion of Vulnerability?

Invasion from Mars or Invasion of Vulnerability?Orson Welles' broadcast of War of the Worlds set precedent for probably the biggest radio hoax of all time. Lookin ... the Worlds set precedent for probably the biggest radio hoax of all time. Looking back today on the broadcast, without being exposed to the historical and cultural aspects of the time which greatly in ... find it harder to consider that something like that would cause such effect. During the time of the broadcast, however, America was in a time where interruptions, such as the ones that occurred during ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The relationship between News and Ideology

ws"The meaning of "news" we are talking now is: the information that is published on newspaper, and broadcast on radio and television about recent events in country or world or in a particular area of ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Today's War

r our country is fighting is different then those of the past. In today's war, the media is present broadcasting every event that occurs. This brings about many questions among the general public as s ... the public needs to be informed so appropriate measures can be taken.In past wars the media didn't broadcast every event like they do today. This does not mean that demoralizing events, like the rece ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Entertainment Music and Television

ionTelevision was introduced into Australia just in time for the Melbourne Olympic Games. The first broadcast was in September 1956. The early TV sets costed a fortune for the average household so you ... l only 10 000 were sold but during the next three years 600 000 sets were sold. Early channels only broadcasted 40 hours a week and the average teenager watched about 10 hours of TV a week. When TV fi ...

(1 pages) 40 1 4.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Pornography In The Media

today's world influences public perception quite as heavily.Unfortunately, however, most of what is broadcast ortransmitted in the news today is with reference to the chaotic condition of our planet, ... assume that women in this society are treated as sexual objects only because the media releases or broadcasts pornographic material. A magazine associated with make-up and skin care, for example, wil ...

(11 pages) 52 0 2.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays