FEATURES IMPACT OF TELEVISION CANNOT BE OVEREMPHASIZED By Admin Posted on 3 weeks ago 3 min read 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr World Television Day is a day designated to celebrate the impact Television has made on our lives and how it has influenced decision making. We know, Television has played or plays a crucial role in connecting the world with information and mass entertainment. The Earlier Television was invented by German Physicist, Karl Ferdinand Brain in 1897 but the pioneer of Television is an American Inventor Philo Taylor Farnsworth. Television was introduced to Nigeria in the year 1959 and since the introduction, a lot of Television stations have emerged and the media itself has gone a long way. No doubt the television has its advantages and disadvantages but the advantages obviously out number the disadvantages . Television has created a medium of livelihood for families. All over the world, series, movies, comedy skits wouldn’t have been successful. The shows and advertisement we watch on our Television has helped shape our attitudes, thoughts and behaviors. A television enthusiast Mr Patrick when discussing about the impacts of television . He said: ” The television has impacted my family and the larger society in so many ways. With the advent of television it is now possible to watch Live programs, News update programs, Social menace and also different drama series” Although young children are now very much exposed to sexual and graphical context through the exposure of the Television but the media laws have also played its part in promoting regulation and ensuring that the home videos follows the laid down policies. The Television has also created job opportunities for presenters, Directors, movie makers , event hosts , MC’s, anchors and so many others. One thing we cannot imagine is a world without television because the whole impact of the television on the world today cannot be penned into words.