The development of television sets
Television, invented in the early 20th century, became one of the basic forms of entertainment.
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This animation demonstrates how a CRT television works.
A liquid-crystal display utilises the light modulating properties of liquid crystals.
This animation explains how a plasma display television works.
Cinemas were built in large numbers in big cities of the US in the 1910s.
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This animation demonstrates how mobile phones work.
This animation demonstrates how radios work.
Edison´s invention records and plays sound from a cylinder, while Berliner´s apparatus uses a disc.
The device that transmits human voice as electrical signals was invented by Bell in 1876.
Typical flats characterise the culture of the decade.
The changing bicycle, at first mocked as a toy, is a true mirror of the technical development over the last three centuries.