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television transmission system that uses cable rather than an over-air broadcast signal
technology through which media messages are coded into 1s and 0s for delivery transmission and then decoded into their original appearance
Newspaper Preservation Act of 1970...
for exception from antitrust laws for local newspapers that combine all but news editorial operations
Examples of trade groups
EWEA, Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA), and the Confederation of British Industry
media researchers at Ball State University found that people are intentionally involved in a media activity for...
30% of their waking hours
newspaper, radio, television, and magazine companies cannot survive unless they do what...
reach a group that advertises want to reach and sell advertisement
one of the traditions of US journalism that was born in the Constitution is...
that is should serve as a watchdog
feedback is important because..
it is in person and needs the feedback to keep the conversation going
one characteristic that distinguishes mass communication from interpersonal and group communication is...
mass comm requires therapy
mass media help connect communities through
binds communities with messages that become a shared experience
when FDR talked to the nation over radio during greta depression, he demonstrated the mass media's ability to..
bring communities together with cultural cohesion
entered in the vocabulary in the 1980s to describe how the broadcast industry reches niche audiences..
the book industry is unlike most other major media companies because...
its profit is based on direct sales
which media mogul built News Corporation into one of the worlds largest media empires?
during the 1864 presidential election, Thomas Nast's political cartoon played an influential role and was significant in the history of mass communication because it did what?
showed how John Breckenridge was against civil war and thought it was useless
photography and movies have relied on what technology throughout most of their history?
scientists could print their theories and experiements for wide dissemination through..
moveable metal type/printing press
the reproduction of a black and white image in which the various tones of gray are produced by variously sized dots of ink is the...
advertising-dependent media that suffered more than others during the recession beginning in 2008 is..
global news enterprises, the center for public integrity, and propublica are examples of..
non profit organization
a government-funded radio and television system dating to 1927 is..
british broadcasting corporation
Nixon attempted to starve PBS and NPR by..
urging corporation for public broadcasting to shift financial support away from PBS and NPR
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