Rep. Stearns Intros Bill to Enhance FCC Tech Expertise 

H.R.2102 was introduced by Rep. Cliff Stearns as a companion bill to S.611.

NAB Education Foundation Presents 13th Annual Celebration of Service to America Awards 

Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges will receive the Leadership Award.

Is the Era of "All-you-can-eat" Internet Coming to an End? 

Content providers that are also terrestrial broadcasters would serve themselves well by maintaining and cultivating the methods of dissemination they control.

FCC Releases 3rd NPRM on EAS 

Among the items raised: Stations must monitor an RSS feed for CAP content, clarification of CAP converter requirements, and possible extension of the September 2011 deadline.

Radio Equipment Seized from Boston Pirate Radio Station 

Seizure of Datz Hits Radio 99.7 FM radio equipment comes after complaints of interference with signals of licensed broadcaster and FAA signals at Logan Airport.

France Telecom CEO: Smartphone Data Usage Could Cause Network Collapses 

Some want to require large content providers to pay fees linked to usage.

DRM+ Tests in India Called a Success 

Two test modes were used: Robust 4-QAM and high-capacity 16-QAM.


Now that FEMA has adopted the CAP1.2 standard, broadcasters are asking questions about the deadline to install equipment and updates to the EAS rules.

SBE Webinar to Discuss Strategies for Translators and Boosters 

The webinar will be held June 16.

IPv6 Day is June 8, 2011 

The goal of the Test Flight Day is to motivate organizations across the industry to prepare their services for IPv6 to ensure a successful transition as IPv4 addresses run out.

FEMA Plans EAS National Test Webinar 

FEMA asks those interested to visit the IPAWS Idea Sharing website to share ideas, questions and concerns about the upcoming EAS National Test.

Telecom Expense Dropping Worldwide 

Telephone, mobile cellular and fixed broadband Internet service expense have decreased markedly since 2008.

Vietnam Anticipates 100 Percent Digital Transmission by 2020 

A statement made during a digital broadcasting conference noted the country's plan.

SBE Releases Nominee Slate for 2011 Elections 

Aditional nominations can be made "from the floor" by voting SBE members.

Radio Listening in UK Reaches Record Levels 

Radio listening has reached a new peak, the highest since records were kept in 1992.

CBI Seeks Presentation Proposals for Fall 2011 Convention 

Submit your proposal(s) no later than June 1, 2011.

Antenna Hungaria, FM1 to Provide Digital Audio Broadcasts to Budapest 

The NeoFM service will be heard via Antenna Hungaria's Multiplex A transmitter starting June 1.

Tasmanian Cities Hoping to Get Digital Radio 

Commercial Radio Australia has applied to Regional Development Australia for funding for the construction of digital radio transmission systems that would cover Hobart, Tasmania, as well as Launceston, Tasmania.

NYC Unveils Nation's First Public Safety System 

PLAN is a free service that will allow customers with an enabled mobile device to receive geographically targeted, text-like messages alerting them of imminent threats to safety in their area.

EAS @ 2011 NAB Wrap Up 

Gary Timm shared his view of EAS from the 2011 NAB Show at the AWARE website.

Sweden's Liberal Party wants to invest in Digital Radio 

The idea notes that Norway and Denmark have already begun the transition to digital.

CSA France Authorizes DAB in Lyon 

The nine-month DAB demonstration will cover the Lyon area of France starting in May.

All India Radio, DRM Consortium to Conduct FM DRM Tests 

The May 23 - May 27 tests will address coverage in comparison to analog transmissions over the same area.

HD Radio Still Not Well Represented at NYC Car Show 

Automakers know what HD Radio is, but it's not yet available across the board.

Community Stations Across Australia Begin Digital Broadcasting Service 

An April 2011 event preceded the beginning of digital broadcasts by as many as 40 community broadcasters around the country.

Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | Next

Today in Radio History

Milestones From Radio's Past

The history of radio broadcasting extends beyond the work of a few famous inventors.

Digital Edition

Each Issue as a Digital Edition

Read each issue online in our Digital Edition Format in your Web browser.

EAS Information More on EAS

NWS XML/Atom Feed for CAP Messages

The feed provides feeds for all US states and territories.

Wallpaper Calendar

Radio 2014 Calendar Wallpaper

Need a calendar for your computer desktop? Use one of ours.

The Wire

A virtual press conference

Information from manufacturers and associations about industry news, products, technology and business announcements.

Join Us Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn
Radio magazine cover

Current Issue

Northern Community Radio Expands: An Engineer's Perspective

When Northern Community Radio set out to build a new community radio station in rural northern Minnesota 38 years ago, naysayers said that it would be broadcasting “only to a bunch of gophers

Browse Back Issues

[an error occurred while processing this directive]