How the TV remote changed our lives

In the 1950’s a long string of disruptive media technologies began with the remote control. When we look closely at the current ways we consume media – recorded TV shows, on demand internet video, podcasts, etc – and compare them with the ways people consumed media prior to the remote control, we see a major[…]

Annotated Bibliography: Mobile Networks in the U.S.

Topic: Mobile Networks in the U.S: Past, Present and Future Annotated Bibliography: DEVELOPMENTS–TELECOMMUNICATIONS. (2008). Berkeley Technology Law Journal, 23(1), 651-652. Retrieved from: http://offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com.offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=34157371&site=ehost-live This article describes the auction of the 700 MHz radio and television broadcast band (no longer in use after the mandated switch to digital television), “which has the potential to provide competition[…]