The power generator used for broadcast facilities should be treated as an integral part of the broadcast system as far as maintenance is concerned.
As cellular towers began to proliferate, the interference to broadcast antenna systems became apparent, and AM broadcasters sought redress from the FCC.
Every radio engineer has his favorite songs that he uses to adjust a station's processing or evaluate performance.
What happens when you have four licensees, two distinct locations and one consolidation project?
While the standard defines the basic operation of the trasnmission system, the enhanced functions of data, surround sound and multicast operation have yet to be fully defined.
Take control of your Internet presence and run your own streaming media show.
The Innovative Product Awards were developed to honor excellence in new product development in the radio industry. Audioscience’s ASI8702 was the winner in the Acquisition category.
Examine some ideas and items to look for in the budgeting and planning process as they apply to FM and AM antennas.
But how do Google searches and Itunes translate into advertising revenue?
Broadcasters have sought the killer application for FM HD Radio, and at first glance it looked like program-service data was going to be it.
This graph shows that consumers will increase their investment in HD Radio-capable receivers over the next decade.
When Chris Wygal joined WRVL, his goals were to improve the home-crowd ambience, put a pre-game crew on the concourse of the stadium, make the station's sideline reports easy to hook up and get the game in stereo back to the station. But how was he going do this with a budget that left little room for sports broadcasting?
After 79 years on the 23rd floor of its Times Square location, it was time for WOR to move its operations.
The increasing interest in HD Radio among broadcasters has prompted radio transmitter manufacturers to invest heavily in the development of new products.
How can seven employees get their work done in a radio station that is so small, there is literally no room for them to do their work? They build a new facility.
The Pick Awards are the original technology award presented at the NAB convention. See the 15 products that made the judges' list in 2005.
New products from NAB2005 from Airsis, AKG, Armstrong Transmitter, Arrakis, Audemat-Aztec, Audio Science, Audioarts Engineering, Axia Audio, Bext, Broadcast Devices, Circuitwerkes, Digital Juke Box, Eddystone Broadcast, Harris, Logitek, Nautel, Omnia Audio, Pocketrec, Prophet Systems, SBE, Tascam, V-Soft Communications and Wheatstone.
The humble beginnings of a system to automate the functions of an announcer with a mechanical, tape-based machine are only a small part of the wide range of functions that can be handled today.
One obstacle in displaying PAD from an automation system is that the information entered into the system may not have been keyed in a form that is suitable for the public.
Data has always been a part of the IBOC plan, but it is just being recognized for its current and future capabilities.