Satellite TV or Satellite Television or USES & ABUSES OF SATELLITE TV
[1. Introduction 2. Uses of Satellite TV 3. Business promotion 4. Satellite channels and diversity of recreation 5. Abuses 6. Conclusion]
Introduction: Television is the most common and widespread source of entertainment in the present world. Television now telecasts a wide range of programs aiming at viewers of all classes and all ages and their diverse tastes and demands. And satellite television has added a new dimension to TV programming and telecasting. In fact, satellite telecasting appears to the whole world live in the box, and entertains us and informs us of all that is happening around the world.
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Uses of Satellite TV: Now, in the present world, with the advancement of communication and technology, people’s tastes and interests have changed a lot. Television wonderfully and very effectively is satisfying people’s interests and demand for entertainment and information. Television in general and satellite channels in particular air programs of varied interest that people of all ages and all classes enjoy. Television programs are not only entertaining; they are highly educational and informative too.
Television and particularly satellite television provides people with round-the-clock news service and keeps them informed of the latest affairs happening around the globe. Besides giving news, views, and information on various issues of the current world, television also shows reports and analyses on trade and commerce, business and industries, economic and financial activities, agriculture and weather, new discoveries, and opportunities. So, the business world as well as researchers get valuable support from TV. TV channels very often telecast games and sports live. In fact, watching games and sports on TV has become a good source of recreation, and this also helps popularise games and sports.
Business promotion: Television plays an important role in the business world. Television shows advertisements for different products and thus give them wide recognition. Thus, it promotes business and commerce.
Satellite channels and diversity of recreation: Satellite channels have removed the monotony of watching fixed items of programs. In fact, today we have specialized satellite channels on almost every interest. There are some channels that broadcast only news round the clock. some only show cinemas. Some channels show games and sports only, some channels show only the discoveries and inventions of science and technology and again some channels are dedicated to traveling around the animal world.
Abuses: For every invention, there are some demerits. Television is not free from harm. Television has a great influence on the younger generation. In fact, many young people are addicted to watching television. It kills their valuable time that ultimately affects their study. Obscene and immoral films, drama or music videos can influence the young generation to evil doing. Indeed, satellite TV is now being seen as a means of cultural assault on developing countries by western nations.
Spending a lot of time watching TV also affects productivity and work efficiency. Watching too much colour TV is also harmful to eyesight and brain, and causes irritation, idleness, and sleeplessness.
Conclusion: As a source of news and information and as a means of entertainment and recreation, television is still very popular and its effect is far-reaching. It should be used for pure and harmless recreation and for constructing an ideal society.