The development in the technology has changed the thinking and mindset of people, all over. One can clearly see and feel the development even in his or her daily routine or household activities. The television for instance can be is taken as a case in point. The television is considered as a resourceful gadget for knowing the latest happening in the world. Therefore, it can be said that TV is the single most influential medium of communication and information among different segment of the society. Not only the information, one also enjoy viewing various genre of entertainment TV programs, reality shows, news, songs and many more.
With the latest development of watching the TV shows on PC have made the people spellbound. One can watch online TV as well as carry out his work on the PC- as it serves dual purpose. These online TVs offer ample choice of different shows and programs. To bring into the notice, there are over 5000 TV channels online. While, watching TV shows online, one does not have to spend more from his or her office, as TV on PC software is offered at a reasonable one time cost.
There are two ways of watching TV shows online. The first would be by using the PCTV card (TV-tuner). It is a piece of hardware that is plugged into the PC and software for tuning-in the channels is installed when connected with the broadband connection. The other way of watching online TV is online satellite TV. As the name suggests, it’s a live satellite TV which can be used to watch online.
With the development of technology, more and more homes are availing high speed network connections such as DSL, Cable and Fiber. As a matter of fact, nowadays one can easily get 1-3 Mpbs of bandwidth to his home for a very affordable monthly fee. This bandwidth opens up a door to new possibilities such as larger files can now be up or downloaded faster. Not only this, one can watch TV shows online at full motion, without losing the quality.
To conclude, online TV networks and other independent broadcast companies have recognised this opportunity and have come up with broadcasting their network over the Internet.