The Day TV Changed Forever

The Day TV Changed Forever

One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. Many of history's most iconic moments have something in common. They were broadcast to the world live by satellite. But this technical feat that we take for granted was not even possible all that long ago. In fact, the entire era can be traced back to July 10th, 1962, the day TV went global. And here it is, television. The exciting new medium of television had been in regular use since the 1940s. But there was a problem. Live TV could only be t...

How ‘The Twilight Zone’ Changed TV Forever

How ‘The Twilight Zone’ Changed TV Forever

From the doo-doo-doo-doo of its theme music to the sonorous lull of its fifth-dimension opening, “The Twilight Zone,” which premiered in 1959 and has spawned numerous reboots and spin-offs across the media landscape, is a television icon. With a new evolution of “Twilight Zone” now streaming exclusively on CBS All Access, discussions of how the TV show predicted our paranoid present and shaped the state of modern television are highly relevant. We teamed up with CBS All Access to pull back the ...

Report hints that Apple has changed one important facet of its business

Report hints that Apple has changed one important facet of its business

According to a report published today by The Wall Street Journal, Apple was so desperate to obtain 5G modem chips for the iPhone, it had discussions with Intel about buying the latter's mobile modem chip business What got Apple into a tight position was the numerous court dates that it had with Qualcomm over a variety of issues ranging from halted incentive payments, alleged patent infringements, and the licensing policies forced on phone manufacturers by the chip maker The animosity between t...