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  • Tags: Evolution of Television Technology and Its Impact on Chinese Audience

国家宝藏(National Treasure)is a 2017 Chinese cultural exploration program. In the program, the nine major museum in China, the Palace Museum, Shanghai Museum, Nanjing Museum, Hunan Provincial Museum, Henan Museum, Shaanxi History Museum, Hubei Provincial…
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Bilibili was established on June 29, 2009 (163. 2017), it is a video-sharing website which uses an Adobe Flash or HTML5 player to create a real-time overlaying subtitle system which can provide a interactive video watching experience for its users.…
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On April 8, 1984 China launched its first experimental geostationary orbit communications satellite DongfanghongII (Global Security 2018). This has opened a new chapter for China’s telecommunication industry and has laid the foundation for China's…
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Originated in 1979 (163 2014) and officially launched in 1983, Chun Wan or the Spring Festival Gala is one of the most important and watched TV programs in China (People 2013). The Gala is annually hold on the eve of Chinese New Year, including…
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On April 30, 1939 (Salazar 2014), the National Broadcasting Co. (NBC) introduced the electronic television to the public at the World's Fair in New York (Lemm 2018). On that day, the electronic television broadcast the opening speech addressed by…
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Started since January 1, 1978 (CCTV 2008), Xin Wen Lian Bo is a daily news program produced by China Central Television (CCTV). This program is shown simultaneously by all local TV stations in mainland China on 7 pm, making it the most-watched and…
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On December 26,1970 China produced its first color television. At that time, the key elements of color television were still imported from other countries. When the firs color television was produced the country was suffering from the Cultural…
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In mainland China, the first black and white television Beijing was invented on March 18, 1958 by Tianjin Radio Factory (Sina Tech 2009), which marked the start of China’s television industry. The first national broadcast was produced by the…
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On September 7, 1927, the American inventor Philo Farnsworth (August 19, 1906 – March 11, 1971) invented the first electronic television, which was regarded as the direct ancestor of modern television. On September 3, 1928, Farnsworth demonstration…
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Mechanical television is a television system that relies on a mechanical scanning disc to scan the scene and generate the signal. The Scottish inventor John Logie Baird gave the first public demonstration of televised images in motion on March 25,…
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