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Yardis
Yardis
TitleYardis
Description(top left) The Micro Info-Text (TM) smart color terminal is used by the operator to set up all types of graphic material and individual pages of alpha-numeric information. A new full color "electronic newspaper" can be created using the system. The information is stored in the computer before transmission to TV receivers, demo by Micro TV Inc., Philadelphia. (top right) With a Micro Info-Text (TM) home decoder, any TV set can receive the "second channel" TV programs. The decoder extracts the second channel TV signal as it is received over the air and displayes the page selected in place of the conventional program. (lower left) This index page makes the Miocro Info-Text (TM) electronic newspaper a way to transmit news and inforamtion. (lower right) Flag in full color is a sample page of the unlimited graphics which can be transmitted by the Micro Info-Text (TM) system demonstrated by Micro TV Inc., Philadelphia.It enables any TV broadcaster to have a "second channel" for news, stock reports, entertainment, anno0uncements, educational programs and commercial uses
Date original1970s
Decade1970s
SubjectsCable television--History--Photographs
Yardis Corporation
Televisions
Computers
Cable television--Pennsylvania
Micro TV Inc.
CollectionGeneral Photograph Collection
IdentifierGE02408
Formatimage/jpeg
Date digital2015
Physical description8 x 10 inch color photograph
Holding institutionBarco Library, The Cable Center
CopyrightThis image is issued by The Cable Center. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of The Cable Center's Barco Library. All responsibility for questions of copyright that may arise in the use made of reproduced material provided by the Barco Library must be assumed by the user. The Barco Library will provide any information it has available to the user.
Ordering informationmailto:archives@cablecenter.org
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