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Educational TV

Common Sense Media editors help you choose educational tv. In moderation, TV can be a great teaching tool.

Educational television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Educational television or Learning show is the use of television programs in the field of distance education. It may be in the form of individual television programs ...

30 TV Shows That Are Actually Educational | Edudemic

Apr 20, 2011 ... If you're like me, you can identify at least half of these shows by characters alone. Childhood television shows are (sadly) quite clear in my ...

Children's Educational Television | FCC.gov

In view of this, Congress determined that broadcast television stations – both commercial and non-commercial – have an obligation to offer educational and ...

National Educational Television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

National Educational Television (NET) was an American non-commercial educational public television network in the United States from May 16, 1954, ...

Educational TV May Boost Intellectual Development | Center for ...

Preschool children who watched a few hours a week of educational programming perform better on achievement tests over time than their peers who watch ...

South Carolina ETV | Watch. Listen. Learn.

Donate Now! South Carolina Educational Television · Education · StreamlineSC · ETV eMedia · ETV Kids · Knowitall.org · TeacherLine Southeast · ETV Learn ...

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St. Luke's shares information with new parents via iPads
Budgeteer
When James and Suz Hoppe had their first child at St. Luke's hospital 22 months ago, the way educational materials were presented was old-school and inconvenient. “A big TV. The VCR. The VHS tapes. The cart,” James Hoppe said, recalling Addison's birth ...

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HRD gets Law Ministry nod for 50 educational TV channels
Indian Express
After getting stalled for nearly two years, the Human Resource Development Ministry's plan to launch over 50 educational television channels seems finally heading for a take off. So far the I&B Ministry has been opposing it on account of rigid DTH ...

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Boston Globe

Boston Children's Theatre puts 'Schoolhouse Rock!' onstage
Boston Globe
The song “Interjections!,” of course, is a classic from “Schoolhouse Rock!,” the series of educational cartoons that originally aired on Saturday mornings in the 1970s and '80s. The Boston ... You and Me,” a feel-good TV special from that era. And Fred ...


NBC Latino

Pitbull heads back to school with new educational TV special
NBC Latino
When you catch the refrain of a Pitbull tune, you automatically think of a great party and a relaxing time spent on Miami's sunny, white sand beaches. But the Cuban rapper is making sure that his younger fans know that the road to success includes ...
Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus & Pitbull Team For Educational TV SpecialBillboard
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El Paso's KCOS under pressure
El Paso Times
Herrera, 40, the station's business manager for the past 2Ã¥years, recently was elevated to interim president and general manager of KCOS, a public television station. It's in its 35th year of providing educational programming to El Paso and the ...

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Many Upgrading to LCD Televisions for Excellent Features

By: Jamie Francis |

There is no question that some of the best televisions on the market today are the LCD televisions but those who are considering upgrading are often turning to these types of televisions for the excellent features that they have over some of their competitors. Whether you are looking to buy a new television because the one you currently have is broken or outdated or you're remodelling and want something up to date, there are some fantastic features available with LCD televisions that may have you make the choice to purchase this type over the others and here is a look at some of the features that are helping many decide to upgrade to an LCD television.

Definition type – Standard definition (SD), Enhanced Definition (ED) and High Definition (HD) are the three types of LCDs available by various manufacturers such as Sony, Panasonic, Samsung, Sharp, Philips and LG. The best quality of the three types is HD which can double as a computer monitor. All definitions of LCD televisions produce quality digital signals and have superlative free rates that allow them to reproduce moving visualizations very well.

Obtuse viewing angles – LCD televisions have continued to modernize their technology so that the latest models have viewing angles that are as much as 160 degrees for obtuse views making the range of viewing far beyond many competitors and older models of LCD televisions.

Aspect ratio – LCD televisions that offer a 16 to 9 ratio are by far the best choice. These types of LCD televisions in widescreen mode offer images that are properly stretched to fit the screen and do not wash out at the edges or become jagged. A visual inspection of the LCD television you are considering purchasing can help to judge whether or not the model you are looking at is a true 16 to 9 ratio and keeps its clarity all the way out to the corners and edges of the screen even in widescreen mode.

These features, in concert with price make up the reasons why people are upgrading to LCD televisions more often. It is a good idea to visit the showroom to see your desired model in action, even if you have found the best price at an online location just to see these features in their true form before ordering online. Then you can order in confidence and know that you've earned the best price and have the excellent features desired to upgrade your television to a great looking LCD model.

With some of the best cheap LCD TV and plasma TV deals online, make sure that the cheap LCD TV you find has the right options for you that will allow you to enjoy it to the full.


SlashGear

Panasonic 2013 Smart TVs wield Nuance Dragon TV for voice control, text-to ...
Engadget
Panasonic and Nuance have been close partners on TV voice recognition in the past; we now know that they're getting a bit cozier for Panasonic's 2013 Smart TVs. The company's newer LCDs and plasmas with voice recognition use Nuance's Dragon TV for ...
Panasonic and Nuance announce smart TVs with Dragon TVSlashGear
Panasonic to launch smart TVs with facial recognition in AustraliaBiometric Update

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VentureBeat

Netflix account helps cops catch a dumb smart-TV thief
VentureBeat
But the case really heated up when a man whose smart TV had been stolen on Jan. 22 notified the police after his connected Netflix account was used by another person. Many smart TVs let you login to services like Netflix or Hulu Plus to easily watch ...

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Business Insider

The 8 Best Smart TVs You Can Buy
Business Insider
Samsung's Smart TV technology is some of the most advanced around. Users can interact with their television using voice, gestures, or the remote control. But what really makes Samsung's 2013 models stand out is built-in software called S Recommendation ...
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Gadget Show Live 2013: Finlux Direct unveils 47inch Smart TV with 3D for £799
Tech Digest
At the Gadget Show Live at Birmingham's NEC , Finlux Direct is showing a raft of new products including several LED TVs with Smart features and 3D. In this YouTube video below, we are shown the 47inch model for £799. It looked pretty good, though ...


Samsung launches Yala on its Smart TVs
AME Info (press release)
We have witnessed a huge interest in localized applications on our SMART TVs, with the top downloaded apps in the region featuring those with Arabic content," said Mr. Vinod Nair, General Manager, AV Business at Samsung Gulf Electronics. "We are ...

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