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Who has invented Televison ?

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Asked by DNA, 08 Dec '10 04:56 pm
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Who is the inventor of television? You have really opened up a can of worms with that question! Probably no other invention in history has been so hotly disputed as the prestigious claim to the invention of 'Tele-vision or 'long-distance sight' by wireless.

Since Marconis invention of wireless telegraphy in 1897, the imagination of many inventors have been sparked with the notion of sending images as well as sound, wirelessly. The first documented notion of sending components of pictures over a series of multiple circuits is credited to George Carey. Another inventor, W. E. Sawyer, suggested the possibility of sending an image over a single wire by rapidly scanning parts of the picture in succession.

On December 2, 1922, in Sorbonne, France, Edwin Belin, an Englishman, who held the patent for the transmission of photographs by wire as well as fiber optics and radar, demonstrated a mechanical scanning device that was an early precursor to modern television. Belins machine took f ...more
Answered by ignoreme, 08 Dec '10 10:42 pm

 
  
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John Logie Baird (1888-1946) invented the television in 1925.
Answered by zohra imam, 08 Dec '10 04:58 pm

 
  
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