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Michael Balderston

Michael Balderston

Michael Balderston is a web editor for NewBay Media who operates out of Alexandria, Va.

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Alouette Prepares for Satellite Transition

In 2017, satellite transmission for network of stations will undergo a monumental ch...

Technical Rule Changes Rank High on Wish List

Alpha Media, Emmis, iHeart, Liberman Broadcasting, NY Public Radio and Urban One joi...

Avoid Catastrophic UPS Failures With Checklist

The nature of micro-processor equipped broadcast equipment has also made the presenc...

Salute Industry Innovators

NewBay introduces a new award recognizing outstanding technology and creative profes...

Make the Most of Your Summer Vacation

Getting away from the day-to-day grind of the job is still important, even when you ...

Pubcasters Tell FCC to Kill the Hourly ID

FCC modernization suggestions from NPR, PBS and others

NAB Says Main Studio Rule Must Go

Organization one of many calling for elimination of the rule, though voices of disse...

It’s ETRS Registration Time Again

Changes in 2017 include registration through the CORES registration system

Commission Grants CPs for LPFM Booster Stations

First-time approval expected to fill gaps in patterns

Commission Proposes "Blue Alerts"

Similar to AMBER Alerts, new alerts would allow agencies to deliver “actionable” inf...