Dr. Joseph N. Jackson- Patented Programmable Remote Control for Television
Joseph N. Jackson
was born to Ernest and Octavia Jackson in
Louisiana. At the age of 17 he
went to work as an oil field tool maintenance helper.He was accepted in the United States Army at
the age of 18, worked
unloading ships, and as a Military Policeman
.In 1961 he received
his high school GED.He went to
television repair school at night, and owned and operated a radio and
television service shop part-time.
In 1975 he completed
his degree in Business Administration from
He holds a
Doctorate in "Applied Science and Technology".
His early efforts
led to the precursor of the V-Chip, technology that is used in the television
industry to blocks out violent and objectionable programs that could be seen by
young children, and the creation of the Programmable Television Controller. and
other innovative devices for the television industry.
Protelcon, Inc., in 1993 to market and distributes, the TeleCommander, the first
empowerment television accessory designed to give parents control over the
viewing content and habits of children. Holder to six issued
U.S. Patents in the area of telecommunications (Programmable Television Receiver
Controllers, Fertility Prediction Devices (female). In 1996, Choice
Technologies, was created as a research and development entity to demonstrate
the viability and prototype development of the intellectual
properties. Dr. Jackson
co-founded the BlackInventionMuseum in 1993.
Presently, serve as
Patent Consultant to many potential inventors throughout the country.