Digital Radio Update - May 19, 2010
Brazil weighs digital radio, Australia sets DAB+ rollout, Digital Radio UK increases listening, DAB+ in Germany moves forward, the FCC guides HD Radio power increase, and Sanyo, LG offer new receivers.
Tests in Sao Paolo and Belo Horizonte could determine what type of digital radio technology is best suited for Brazil.
The nation's first regional multiplex is on track to turn up in early July 2010.
Among the big winners is the BBC's Radio 6 and Absolute radio.
Six broadcast groups are said to have tendered bids for inclusion on a national multiplex.
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For FM stations to increase their digital power they must notify the FCC. An FCC notice provides the details on what stations must do.
Sanyo is introducing three DAB+ capable systems, while LG will launch its own micro system.
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