Embracing Mobile Media 

For radio stations, streaming should be viewed as yet another path to reach an audience.

FCC Approves HD Radio Power Increase 

In authorizing the increase, the Commission brushed aside most of the interference concerns raised by non-HD Radio stations.

Home-brew Dehydrator Upgrade 

Coaxial transmission line and antenna pressurization are critically important. Mike Kernen needed to repair his dehydrator system on a budget. He devised a system with greater capacity at half the cost of a new system.

Maximizing Tower Assets 

There will always be opportunities to rent tower space. Here are some insider tips to keep in mind.

Contributor Pro-File: Gil T. Wilson 

This month: Gil T. Wilson; Announcer, Producer, Webmaster; WAKO-AM; Lawrenceville, IL

PERL Logger 

Rob Landry's Perl script records each hour as an MP3 file by capturing the station's Internet stream.

Annual National EAS Test Proposed 

Under the proposed rules, all EAS participants will have to tell the FCC whether they received the test, whether they retransmitted it, and if there was a problem, exactly what that was.

Third-Adjacent Protection Review 

One of the hallmark missions of the FCC is to promote the use of the radio spectrum; the corollary is that the Commission ends up being a traffic cop to eliminate interference, more accurately stated as reducing interference.

What's Showing at the 2010 NAB Show? 

HD Radio, radio station apps, IP audio, and CAP will be popular topics at the 2010 NAB Show.

Radio in the Movie the Accidental Husband 

Radio Systems helps on-set for "Accidental Husband."

FCC Measures Cell Phone Activity 

The FCC has found that downloading or streaming music or video via cell phone appealed to only 17 percent of adults on average.

Check the Electrical Power Meter 

It's a good idea to compare the power bill information to the actual meter reading once in a while.

Mine that Light 

Working in tight spaces with low light is no fun. Check out this handy device to shed some light on the task.

Contributor Pro-File: David Reese 

This month: David Reese; Administrative Manager; KUNV at UNLV; Las Vegas

Interest in Features of Ipod Nano's FM Tuner 

According to Vision Critical Communications, radio is getting a second chance with the new Nano's FM tuner.

Field Report: Samson Q2U 

In addition to its ease-of-use, the Q2U boasts a strikingly noticeable dynamic cardioids microphone element that is noise free and capable of handling high SPLs.

The First Live Opera Transmission 

Jan 12, 2010 was the 100th anniversary of the first live transmission of opera via radio.

Radio Applications of Fuel Cells 

Until recently, the costs to purchase and install fuel cells have been prohibitive, but lower costs, more choices of fuel and federal tax incentives might make them a viable alternative for your facility.

Back to the Drawing Board for Form 323 

On Dec. 23, 2009, the FCC again postponed the filing deadline for commercial station biennial ownership reports, this time indefinitely.

New Products - Feb 2010 

New products from Altona Technologies, Auralex Acoustics, Izotope, Netia, NTP Technology, Sony, Stratos Audio and Tascam.

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 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | 104 | 105 | 106 | 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

KBEM-FM: Revitalizing a Station, Reviving a School

Minneapolis Public Schools upgrades their aging equipment with new Audio over IP technology

Browse Back Issues

[an error occurred while processing this directive]