Mesmerized by the Moving Image

  • Petri LauniainenEmail author


A combination of an inquisitive young mind, lots of spare time and inspiring reading has propelled many inventors into their successful careers. For a twelve-year-old youngster called Philo T. Farnsworth, this kind of fruitful cohesion happened after his family moved to a large farm in Rigby, Idaho, in 1918. These humble beginnings eventually led to the invention of electronic television.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IT & Telecoms ProfessionalBrasíliaBrazil

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