EAS Gets an Update 

The 130-page FCC Fifth Report and Order on EAS addresses many of the ongoing concerns with EAS, but there are still a few details that are not yet settled. So what's new? Here's an overview.

Potentially Sticky Political Pitfalls 

Lee Petro discusses several potentially sticky situations broadcasters should try to avoid during political ad season.

Method of Moments Modeling 

In February 2009 the FCC formally permitted the use of Method of Moments (MoM) modeling. Kevin McNamara explains the concepts of using this tool.

How Much Data in CAP? 

Now that the IPAWS OPEN server is on-line, it makes sense to get your CAP-enabled EAS equipment going.

A Bit More on Ferrites 

Have some ferrites but don't know their value? Here are some resources.

For Want of a USB Charger 

Why carry an ac-to-USB converter with you? Install one at the outlet.

1950s Radio in Color 

The Lost Photographs of Cleveland Deejay Tommy Edwards is an exhibit that features more than 30 images of 1950s music, film and television stars.

DIY: How to Make Bass Traps 

Chris Wygal built bass traps for his personal studio.

Field Report: Tieline Bridge-IT 

The Flames Sports Network chose IP for college football and basketball broadcasts, and it relies on the Tieline Bridge-IT to get there and back.

New Products (February 2012) 

New products from Alesis, LBA Technology, Titus Technological Laboratories and more.

Ghosts of Studios Past 

Our January Facility Showcase on WEBE 108/WICC brings back memories for Editor Chriss Scherer. He was the chief engineer of WEBE in the late 19802.

Political Ad Season Reminders 

With the increased political ad activity comes broadcasters' responsibility to ensure compliance with political broadcasting rules and policies. Lee Petro reviews several of the main topics every broadcaster should know.

Mic Manufacturer Milestones 

Two mic manufacturers - Audio-Technica and Rode - are celebrating anniversaries.

2012's Hot CE Tech Forecast 

Tablets and connected TVs are at the top of the list.

Tech Tips: A Jump on Spring Cleaning 

Some tips on keeping the transmitter site clean.

Understanding Tee Networks 

The tee network seems almost magical as it has the ability to transform between almost any two complex impedances using only reactive elements.

New Products (January 2012) 

New products from Barix, Enco Systems, Omnia Audio, Sony Creative Software and more.

Field Report: Deva Broadcast DB44 

This IP-accessible, DSP-based analog FM monitoring receiver packs a lot of capability into a small package.

More on Ferrites 

We look at using ferrites to solve RFI problems, such as those caused by an AM or FM transmitter close to a neighborhood or even businesses.

A Change in Interference Protection Rules? 

A recent petition for rulemaking filed with the Commission would change the interference protection rules for the non-reserved FM band to largely match the rules in other services.

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