The first television was invented in 1925 by John Logie Baird. He demonstrated the first working model at Selfridges department store in London, where spectators were able to view blurry, but recognizable, letters on the screen.
While John Logie Baird is credited with creating the first working model, he could not have achieved this without the work of late 19th-century scientists like Henri Becquerel, who discovered that electricity could be converted into light, and Ferdinand Braun, who invented the cathode ray tube. Prior to Baird's demonstration, over 50 attempts had been made to invent television by a number of nations, all with well-staffed and well-funded laboratories. Logie Baird did not have this luxury and had to sell his own business, as well as borrow from friends and use scraps, to complete his invention.Learn More
To set up Apple TV, connect the Apple TV to your television, turn it on, choose your preferred language, choose a Wi-Fi network, set up the password, and let the system complete the configuration process. This process takes approximately 10 minutes.Full Answer >
Not all models of portable DVD players can connect to a television, but many feature either RCA-out ports or mini-jack ports that allow for RCA connections. These connections allow the portable DVD player to connect directly to the RCA ports on a television.Full Answer >
To program an LG remote, power on the remote to turn on the television, select the mode button to choose the device to program, and simultaneously select the power and mute button on the remote. The LG remote will automatically work with a television but needs to be programmed to work with additional devices, such as a DVD system.Full Answer >
Galavision is a Spanish-language channel aimed at Latin Americans living within the U.S. According to DISH, it is the number-one Spanish-language cable network in the country, and as of August 2013, over 68 million or nearly 60 percent, of U.S. households with television have access to the channel.Full Answer >