Essays Tagged: "Cable television"

An essay about Per-Marital sex

h the drawers of an older brother, uncle or ones father. Sex is all over society. You can not watch cable television without seeing people kissing intimately, or even having sex. Just because cable do ...

(5 pages) 214 4 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Flat Fee vs. Pay-per-use

el, 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 be morelike that of p ... 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 bandwidth will ...

(6 pages) 88 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Technology is a constantly growing and ever-changing field. Old forms of mass media are merging with newer ones to create more efficient communication channels than ever previously thought possible.

gital audio.*How has Media Convergence affected industrial trends?Industries, such as telephone and cable television, have been merging together in order to utilize new technologies more efficiently a ...

(2 pages) 180 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Television in Canada.

, I chose three books that had to do with television. They were: Building an Industry: A History of Cable Television and its Development in Canada, by Ken Easton, Television Violence: A Review of the ... tant to use a wide variety of sources.Bibliography1)Easton, Ken. Building an Industry; A History of Cable Television and its Development in Canada, Nova Scotia: Pottersfield Press, 2000.2)Josephson, W ...

(4 pages) 45 1 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

An analysis of Mtv according to popular culture theoriciens Q.D. Leavis and Theodor Adorno.In other words, critisizing Mtv both in concervative and liberal view.

it seems that there is not any owner of the television, actually there are. The owner of MTV is the cable television giant Viacom, and the brain behind MTV is Robert Pittman. The owners certainly rela ...

(6 pages) 105 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Relationships of Media and Violence: How They Affect Criminal Justice

published works, radio and a small amount of television. As technology advanced, so did the media. Cable television, movies, Internet, personal audio and magazines are just a few of the media advance ... ograms were limited. Now almost every household in America has at least one television set. In 1975 Cable television was introduced, and by 1998 there were over 10,700 cable companies serving more tha ...

(7 pages) 291 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

World of Ends

d eyeballs still while advertisers spray them with messages....the Net is something that telcos and cable companies should filter, control and otherwise "improve."... it's a bad thing for users to com ... tive Mistake Syndrome. This is especially true for magazine and newspaper publishing, broadcasting, cable television, the record industry, the movie industry, and the telephone industry, to name just ...

(12 pages) 66 2 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Marketing on Television, Broadcast? or Cable?

MARKETING ON TELEVISION BROADCAST? OR CABLE?INTRODUCTIONThe focus of this issue analysis is on the television industry. Historically telev ... s. Presently, broadcast television continues to attract the bulk of television advertising dollars. Cable television, continues to grow and gain market share and is now slowly emerging as a significan ... are and is now slowly emerging as a significant and important advertising medium. Although both the cable and broadcast television industry have had tremendous growth on both fronts over the past seve ...

(5 pages) 94 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Seminar Paper on The Shining

gh the real demon - alcoholism.When the Simpsons find themselves cut off from the outside world (no cable television), and Homer from his life blood (beer), the family harmony starts to crumble and Ho ...

(5 pages) 37 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Internet

the Internet, such as shop for just about anything, bank and manage money, watch and listen to live cable television and radio broadcasts, talk to other users with voice like a telephone, conduct inte ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Capital Punishment

e person to simply go to jail seems unfair. In prison they will eat three meals a day, get to watch cable television and be friends with other inmates. They live a pretty decent life in prison and the ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Media And Government

have round-the-clock news for many different reasons. Technology has enabled us to have fiber optic cable systems. This has expanded cable television and electronic superhighways. "Fiber optics transm ... lites, especially direct broadcast satellites (DBS), has allowed more people to receive specialized cable stations. The are hundreds of specialized cable stations and many of them include news station ...

(5 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The "Sweet Spot" Of The Telecommunication Industry

ct/Service Cable Systems are companies that provide the service of sending cable television signals through a c ... the service of sending cable television signals through a closed channel, a coaxial or fiber-optic cable, into the homes of its subscribers (#1, p. 117). This signal provides television programming, ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Satellite Networks, history and modern use.

s, the Ku-band and the Ka-band. The Ku-band satellites are a 3-meter dish that is commonly used for cable television broadcasting and operates on frequencies ranging from 12 to 18GHz. The Ka-band sate ...

(8 pages) 33 0 3.8 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


lived way up in Northern Maine his whole life, only ever seeing girls that looked as good as her on cable television shows. He thought that she probably wouldn’t, but he was hopeful that she woul ...

(24 pages) 19 0 4.6 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories


hly contested market that is expected to be even more competitive with the arrival of telephone and cable television giants in the months to come. For example, AT&T dealt a devastating blow for AO ... Microsoft is using its massive cash stockpile to make significant investments in interactive TV and cable, trying to establish its place as the access provider for cable TV set-top boxes.Another compe ...

(3 pages) 760 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

White noise

obsessive consumerism. Based in the 1980's at a time where television was taken to a higher lever; cable television was introduced as well as the mighty video cassette player. White Noise points out ...

(4 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Gap Analysis: Global Communications

ons industry reveals a high level of competition from other telecommunications companies as well as cable companies that are entering the market by providing bundles of services that exceed the basic ... expenses has caused a decrease in profits for Global. The competition that Global faces is from the cable companies entering the market and offering groups of services that include more than the basic ...

(10 pages) 102 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Baby Boom Generation's Affect on the Music Industry

l records. Today, there are much more sources of exposure to music, such as MTV and several similar cable television sources. Radio includes more stations in AM and FM, as well as satellite stations, ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Blockbuster -- Case Study

es. Blockbuster enjoyed similar success until the late 1990s, when emerging forces (video pirating, cable television, and pay-per-view service) converged to gouge a chunk of its profits. By the early ...

(2 pages) 76 1 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies