New Products (Oct 2004) 

New products from Axia Audio, Burk Technology, CBT Systems, Comquest, Digigram, Illbruck/Sonex Acoustical Div, Mackie, Profline and Sound Devices.

FCC Looks to Overhaul EAS 

The FCC is asking whether broadcasters should be required to participate in state and local alerts by making their facilities available to local emergency managers.

Field Report: Neumann BCM-104 

Vermont Public Radio has increased its demand on condenser mics, as outlined in this review.

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How interested are consumers in radio display technology?

Kroy K4100 

Where do you begin telling a story about a wiring labeler and make it exciting?

Retake the lead 

The biggest competitor seems to be satellite radio, which I admit is not a revelation, but there really isn’t a compelling reason that satellite radio should be viewed as such a threat.

Measuring Modulation 

The closer the correlation between the modulating signal and the instantaneous value of the modulated carrier wave the better the quality of the eventual reproduction of the audio signal.

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What do you do while listening to the radio?

The fall convention solution 

Find out what readers of Radio magazine have to say.

Field Report: Telos Systems Profiler 

At closer inspection, the Profiler could replace the dreaded open-reel logger. Mike Kernen shares his review.

Displacement Relief for FM Translators? 

Under the existing FM translator rules, a displaced FM translator may immediately apply to move only to adjacent channels, none of which may be available.

Test and measurement in the digital age 

A few engineers believe it is easier to maintain a digital audio chain because they no longer need to deal with the audible effects of ground loops, noise, crosstalk and mismatches typical in some analog signal paths. Wrong!

The Ipods are coming 

Radio market shares may appear to be stable, but while the percentage of an audience listening to a station remains the same, the size of that audience is shrinking.

FCC revising RF radiation rules 

The FCC is considering modifications to some of its RF evaluation and measurement procedures, addition of more specific definitions regarding occupational exposure, and elimination of inconsistencies in the RF radiation rules.

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An early effort at creating a digital audio cassette format; the 1960 Democratic National Convention; and radio station acquisitions of 2003.

Electronic feedback 

Most of the radio transmitters in use today depend on feedback, negative or positive, for their successful operation.

New Products (Aug 2004) 

New products from Alesis, Andrew, Aphex Systems, Broadcast Tools, Digigram, Intelix, Mackie, Omnitronix, Sadie, Studer and Tunetracker Systems.

Shades of big brother 

In late June, the FCC released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that sought to require broadcasters to retain recordings of on-air programs during "safe harbor" hours. What does this mean for radio broadcasters?

Field Report: Audemat-Aztec FMX480 

A review of the FMX480, a 1RU device that includes an RBDS encoder, DARC encoder, stereo generator, multiplex optimizer and multiplex limiter.

More hi-fi WiFi 

Learn what our readers have to say about DRM, IBOC and CD recording.

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