Pay-Per-View Tv (PPV)

Technology / Television (TV) / Pay-Per-View Tv (PPV): A system in which payment is made for a single showing of a program. Subscribers of the pay-television company can phone in their 'orders'prior to a showing, activate the system – that is, clear the scrambled channel – or press a button to utilize two-way equipment that activates the system.

Spot TV

Technology / Television (TV) / Spot TV: The advertising time purchased from individual stations. There are two major types local and national. Local spots are purchased in one market and aimed only at the audience in that particular market. MORE

Satellite Master Antenna (SMATV)

Technology / Television (TV) / Satellite Master Antenna (SMATV): Serves housing complexes and hotels: signals received via satellite and distributed by coaxial cable. MORE

Pay-Per-View Tv (PPV)

Technology / Television (TV) / Pay-Per-View Tv (PPV): A system in which payment is made for a single showing of a program. Subscribers of the pay-television company can phone in their 'orders'prior to a showing, activate the system – that is, clear the MORE

MTV

Entertainment / Music / MTV: Acronym for music television, a cable channel that presents non-stop music videos. MORE

Standard Definition Television (SDTV)

Technology / Television (TV) / Standard Definition Television (SDTV): SDTV refers to DIGITAL transmissions with 480-line resolution, either interlaced or progressive scanned formats. SDTV offers significant improvement over today's conventional NTSC picture resolution, MORE

Standard Digital Television (SDTV) Resolution

Technology / Television (TV) / Standard Digital Television (SDTV) Resolution: 480i - The picture is 704x480 pixels, sent at 60 interlaced frames per second (30 complete frames per second). 480p - The picture is 704x480 pixels, sent at 60 complete frames per second. MORE

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