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  1. Plastic — 2022-09-01 08:57:23
    …d countryside. Things made of Plastic ""<marquee> Bottles Buckets Boxes Cups Toothbrushes Pens Smartphones Computers Televisions Xbox Toys Dolls Chairs Electric plugs sockets Footballs Artificial Grass Flowers Car parts Tools Conservatories Window…
  2. Vacuum Tube — 2022-01-12 08:49:37
    …g the foundations of what we call electronics technology today. This invention made possible or improved: ~[[Radio]] ~[[Television]] ~[[Radar]] ~Sound recording and reproduction ~Telephone networks, ~Analogue and Digital computers == War Needs == …
  3. Television — 2021-11-06 16:35:18
    …m the photocell and the video amplifier. February 1924 demonstrated to the Radio Times that a semi-mechanical analogue television system was possible by transmitting moving silhouette images, such as his fingers wiggling, in his London laboratory. B…
    …aird gave the first public demonstration of moving silhouette images by television at Selfridges department store in London in a three-week series of demonstrations beginning on March 25, 1925. On the 2…
    …6th of January 1926 in his [[London]] attic laboratory, John Logie Baird first publicly demonstrated television. == In Colour == He demonstrated the world's first colour transmission on July 3, 1928, using scanning discs at the t…
    … the receiving end, with a commutator to alternate their illumination. That same year he also demonstrated stereoscopic television. In 1932 he was the first to demonstrate ultra-short wave transmission. == Live Sport == In 1927 Baird transmitted a…
  4. Beatles — 2021-08-20 10:46:43
    …" Beatlemania begins in Britain */ == The US Concedes == Beatlemania exploded in the United States with three national television appearances by the Beatles on The Ed Sullivan Show on 9, 16 23 February 1964. A record setting 73 million people tune…
    …d in that evening making it one of the seminal moments in television history. The 'real' people of the US had their say and the 'establishment' had to concede. In 1964 they held the top fi…
  5. Marmalade — 2021-08-08 18:49:30
    …the marmalade we know today. == Family Ties == One of Janet Keiller's great-great-great-great grandsons is the British television presenter Monty Don.…
  6. Stereo — 2020-08-15 08:57:04
    … {{toc}} == At the Talkies == Before Blumleins invention audio was captured in mono for cinema movies and the emerging television industry. While at the cinema with his wife one evening in 1931, Blumlein noticed that rather than the actor's voice f…
  7. Monty Python — 2020-08-06 07:48:50
    …raham Chapman and Terry Gillam. Monty Python’s Flying Circus, it's full title, was a ground breaking surreal comedy [[Television]] sketch show of 45 episodes broadcast by the BBC between 1969 and 1974. The show had a catchy theme music by the Ban…
    …iginal Monty Python tapes. Thankfully Jones and the Pythons found a way to preserve the recordings. {{tag ids="Comedy Television"}}…
  8. Cilla Black — 2016-03-03 14:46:01
    …u're My World" that both reached number one in the UK in 1964. == Media Link == <<{{amazonad}}<< In 2014 a three-part television drama series, **Cilla**, focusing on her rise to fame in 1960s Liverpool and her relationship with Bobby Willis. ITV ai…

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