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The Development of Radio and Television Radio is a part of most peoples everyday lives but more so is television Television virtually emerged from radio which set the foundation down for what is known today as the main source of mass media and communication The reason being that almost all households in developed nations has a television With such a norm it is often overlooked as to the controversy caused by the TV which is almost literally the addition of pictures to radio Many interesting things happened with the emergence of the television from the radio The radio is one of the if not most important elements in the development of mass media The emergence of radio took place in the early 1920s and for the first time it was possible to reach a large number of people at the same time Radio at first was used in World War I where it served only to transmit important messages to and from certain specific points It was after the war when radio started to become commercialized The commercialization of radio took different steps in the development process depending on the social and political circumstances in the particular country These differences were in propaganda radio elite radio and democratic radio Democratic Radio is more familiar to us and it was developed according to what the audiences wanted to hear This type of radio is what we know radio as today freedom to listen to what we want to listen to This emphasis on the audience is what made the radio so popular and with this popularity came the opportunity of profiting from advertisements and promotions More money being put into these programs brought about better quality As more and more people listened to these quality programs the people taking part in them became popular with the audiences which in some cases were spread nation wide These people were becoming better known as celebrities The sound
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