When was cable television invented?

Answer The use of cable installation to watch television stations reportedly began in November of 1949, according to the American Heritage website. An article in the "Sylvania News" referenced a man named... Read More »

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What year was cable television invented?

Cable television was invented in June 1948 by John Walson, an appliance store owner in Mahonoy City, Pennsylvania, to meet the needs of his customers. Originally called Community Antenna Television... Read More »

Which is better for viewing quality pictures to install on you laptop.. windows television with cable or the windows television software only without cable?

If I understand your question correctly, you want to know the best way to watch TV on your Windows laptop. I'm not sure if you are inquiring about a Cable TV subscription or cable connector. In an... Read More »

When did cable television first air?

Cable television first aired in the 1940s as a means of boosting weak over-the-air TV signals in rural and mountainous areas. The modern concept of cable programming dates back to the 1970s, when f... Read More »

When&where was cable television started?

Cable television was born in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania, in June 1948. It was founded by John Walson, who created the first cable network, Community Antenna Television. Walson founded the network t... Read More »