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Freedenea
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Postby Freedenea » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:13 pm

Tv was introduced in 1979 with color broadcasts starting in 1993.
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Socialist Republic of Andrew
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Postby Socialist Republic of Andrew » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:36 pm

TV was introduced into the SRA in 1937, but it wasn't that common, until the mid 1940's.
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Frenequesta
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Postby Frenequesta » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:39 pm

We've had TV even before we became a country.
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Postby Towson » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:39 pm

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Curiosityness
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Postby Curiosityness » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:41 pm

pretty early actually considering curiosityness's main focus is science. around 1796
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Postby Neo-Assyrian Empire » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:42 pm

It was first introduced in 1935, but it was never popularised until 1954.
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Renoa
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Postby Renoa » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:47 pm

Televisions were brought to Renoa when it was still a colony. Many were destroyed during the revolution of 2012-13, but many were brought in after a stable government was formed. Most transmissions are from neighboring nations.
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Postby The Sivent Isles » Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:50 pm

Television were first introduced in 1937 but were not popular with people, the second world war led to all television broadcasts being cut and it was not reintroduced until 1951.

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Postby Herdgergy » Sat Apr 20, 2013 1:29 am

tv came to herdgergy in 1953 but was banned in 1966 for not bein christian enough but then brought back in 1972 when christianity made tv shows
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Postby United Dalaran » Sat Apr 20, 2013 2:58 am

For the first time TV appeared in United Dalaran in 1982.
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New Phyrreus
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Postby New Phyrreus » Sat Apr 20, 2013 5:08 am

The first 'televisual radio set' was made in 1878. It was exceptionally large (at least 15ft long), and projected a colourless moving image onto a tiny and grainy screen, using a series of lenses to enhance the image. But it was used merely for comical purposes and was never considered a viable concept.

However in 1912, the first widely recognised TV was made, with a 9in screen and speakers. By 1919, TVs were appearing in the homes of the wealthy, as well as in businesses and theatres. By 1928 the first TVs were made available to the public through mass production, though they were still prohibitively expensive. It was only by 1935 that TV's became commonplace in homes.
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Postby Krownsinburg » Sat Apr 20, 2013 5:13 am

The first television became commercially available in 1929, but they wouldn't be widspread until 1941, and by 1957 there was at least one TV in every home, by 1972 most citizens had atleast 1, maybe 2 televisions, and by 1999, most citizens had 2-3 TV's in their homes.

The price for TV's decreased over the years, allowing more to be available in a single household, as well as the increase of size of single story and multiple story houses.
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Encarthia
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Postby Encarthia » Sat Apr 20, 2013 5:38 am

The people weren't introduced to television until 1963 but the Emperor had a huge one in his palace for all to see since 1946.

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Gandhapura
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Postby Gandhapura » Mon Jun 24, 2013 5:09 am

Since 1933, but not common until 1945.

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San Miguelito
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Postby San Miguelito » Mon Jun 24, 2013 6:52 am

1973
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Mapletish
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Postby Mapletish » Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:40 am

Commercially, the television gains widespread popularity after its introduction in the 1930s.
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Alahana
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Postby Alahana » Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:45 am

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Thurask
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Postby Thurask » Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:08 am

TV broadcasts have been in place since 1941, with color coming in 1966.
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Creek King
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Postby Creek King » Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:24 am

1971

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New Emevia
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Postby New Emevia » Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:27 am

New Emevia was founded long after the television was invented, and as such it has been around from the beginning.

However, only about a fifth of the population actually uses television: the rest either distrust it or are unable to afford it.
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Haydn
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Postby Haydn » Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:32 am

1947. Became widespread in the homeland and Empire in 1953.
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Demirysis
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Postby Demirysis » Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:39 am

We were the ones responsible for introducing the TV on our planet. Development started in early 1917, and the first working TV set was completed in 1920. Contrary to in other places, they were generally affordable for most of the middle class, with a little bit of saving, but they were so big that no one was really interested in having one in the home, even if they were fascinating. Size was reduced over the years, and TV ownership passed 50% of households in 1925, and rose quickly from then on. Color television was first made available in 1932, and due to her obsession with technology and science, the tyrannical dictator Abigail Willard made color TV compulsory in all new televisions and broadcasts in 1949, although at the time, 85% of new TVs were color.

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Sullivan Islands
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Postby Sullivan Islands » Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:34 am

1963 is when the TV was introduced to the Sullivan Islands.
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Lojbo Empire
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Postby Lojbo Empire » Mon Jun 24, 2013 10:06 am

The television was invented long before the founding of the Empire, and has never been a popular medium. Well, televisions are fairly popular, used to play movies, video games, or as large computer screens, but television, meaning cable service, satellite service, etc. has never been popular here. Some foreign companies have tried to expand here, but they always fall flat on their faces in that pursuit, since every citizen is provided with free basic Internet access.
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The united lands Of IL
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Postby The united lands Of IL » Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:07 pm

Our nation is new and futuristic. The tv was introduced to our nation soon after it started.

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