October 2011

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A New Look and Feel (and Some EAS Info, Too)

Our October 2011 issue has a new look, but it still has the familiar feel you expect.


Going Mobile: Streaming to Mobile Devices

Unlike over-the-air transmission, there are multiple ways to stream to mobile devices, and the data rate depends on the device's network.

CJWV Builds From the Ground Up

Pineridge Broadcasting launches a new station and builds a new digital facility to support it.

IBOC Mask Compliance

IBOC emission mask compliance measurements are important, and Greg Best shows you how to make them.


OSHA Compliance

While many people find OSHA regulations to be excessive and expensive to enforce, the fact remains: These regulations exist and are enforceable by fines and possible jail time.


National EAS Test and CAP Compliance Extension

The FCC and FEMA are getting ready for the national test. Are you ready?


Field Report: Harris Intraplex HD Link

The Intraplex HD Link is a 950MHz radio system that passes not only the typical program audio, but also HD Radio traffic between a studio location and a transmitter site.

Field Report: Blue Microphones Yeti Pro

This dual-purpose mic can be used with a USB or XLR connection.

Side by Side: Video Recorders

Radio stations are posting video content online, so we looked at some of the available tools for your station.

New Products (October 2011)

New products from AETA Audio, Barix, Burk Technology, Henry Engineering, Hosa Technology and more.


Gaining Expertise in Soldering

Need to improve your soldering skills? This site can help.

Sage Digital Endec Level Setting

Once you install a new Sage Digital Endec, be sure the audio levels are set properly. One reader discovered they were not.

Setting Up Shop: The Right Connectors

Need adapters, filters and other tool supplies? Doug Irwin has a list of sources.


Sign Off: 2011 Salary Survey

Our annual salary survey looks at the current state of personal earnings for broadcast engineers.


Currents Headlines from the October 2011 Issue

The online headlines from the October 2011 issue of Radio magazine.

October 2011 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the October 2011 issue of Radio magazine.

Contributor Pro-File: Shawn Smith

This month: Shawn Smith; Technical Manager; Durham Radio Inc. and Pineridge Broadcasting Inc.; Hamilton, ON

Today in Radio History

Milestones From Radio's Past

The history of radio broadcasting extends beyond the work of a few famous inventors.

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NWS XML/Atom Feed for CAP Messages

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