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The Evening Post: A Brief History Of Video Technology


From the early 1900s until today, the world of video technology has undergone some drastic changes. We’ve gone from huge communal screens for short viewings of colorless, soundless stop motion films to small screens in every household, to larger screens in every household, to pancake-flat screens on our walls and today, we even have handheld devices to take our television with us everywhere we go.

Despite humble beginnings with the most basic version of video technology, the television has become an integral part of our lives and it is here to stay. Technological developments force us to continually adapt to evolving forms of entertainment and the television as we know it is sure to change in the years to come. What do you think the television of the future will look like?

Check out the awesome infographic from Userful below to get a better overview of just how far video technology has come. Let us know if you agree with the prediction that video walls for mass viewings are the future – we’d love to hear what you think!

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