The development of television has been credited to a number of individuals and organizations. The IEEE History Center has awarded several Milestones over the years to honor pioneers in the field. Here are a few of the achievements that have been recognized.
To learn about other breakthroughs in TV technology, visit the IEEE Milestones Web page on the Engineering and Technology History Wiki.
This article was written with assistance from the IEEE History Center, which is partially funded by donations to the IEEE Foundation.
This article is part of our March 2018 special issue on the future of television.