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By Jason Mittell

During the last 20 years, new applied sciences, altering viewer practices, and the proliferation of genres and channels has remodeled American tv. probably the most awesome affects of those shifts is the emergence of hugely advanced and complicated varieties of serial narrative, leading to a powerful interval of formal experimentation and dicy programming hardly ever obvious in a medium that's often considered as formulaic and conference bound.

Complex TV bargains a sustained research of the poetics of tv narrative, concentrating on how storytelling has replaced lately and the way audience make experience of those strategies. via shut analyses of key courses, together with The twine, misplaced, Breaking undesirable, The Sopranos, Veronica Mars, cut back Your Enthusiasm, and Mad Men the e-book lines the emergence of this narrative mode, targeting concerns akin to viewer comprehension, transmedia storytelling, serial authorship, personality switch, and cultural review. constructing a television-specific set of narrative theories, Complex TV argues that tv is the main very important and significant storytelling medium of our time.

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The situation has changed rapidly in 2010 when first tablets were introduced. They become very accessible in a very short time and they found an application in the general aviation. 1 Portable EFB Portable EFB is defined as a device that provides a host platform for software equipment. It is used in the aircraft cockpit but is not a part of certified equipment of the aircraft. Portable Electronic Devices on Board of Airplanes and Their Safety Impact 31 Additional characteristics: • • • • • • • • • • Device can be used aboard the aircraft as well as away from it, Device is a host platform for software application types A and B as well as additional applications (that are not a part of EFB), Device is a Portable Electronic Device (PED).

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Goal of this paper is to summarize and analyse the issue of portable electronic devices usage aboard the aircraft with an emphasis on utilization for VFR (Visual Flight Rules) flights. J. ): TST 2014, CCIS 471, pp. 29–37, 2014. © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014 30 M. Turiak, A. Novák-Sedláčková, and A. Novák Fig. 1. 1 History The beginnings of the EFB stretch back to the year 1991 when the FedEx Company as a first started to utilize ordinary laptop computers to compute operational parameters directly on-board the aircraft.

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