Currents Headlines from the February 2012 Issue

February 1, 2012

February 2012 issue cover

The online headlines from the February 2012 issue of Radio magazine.

FCC Releases Fifth EAS Report and Order

Some highlights: CAP converters are allowed, but governor must-carry is denied.

Survey Finds no Improvement in Consumer Knowledge of HD Radio

The number of consumers saying they at least heard of HD Radio has dropped.

APRE Seeks Nominations for 2012 Engineering Achievement Award

Past recipients include Roger Karwoski, Chuck Leavens, Don Danko, John Kean and Doug Vernier.

Clear Channel Radio Rebrands as Clear Channel Media and Entertainment

The company says the name change better reflects the evolution of its business.

BlackBerry 7.1 OS Accesses FM Tuner

The tuner is already built in to the Curve 9360 and 9380 phones.

HD Radio Grabbing More Space in Vehicles

There are now 109 different HD Radio offerings available in vehicles, encompassing 22 different brands.

Audiovox Intros New Line of Table-top and Portable HD Radio Receivers

New HD Radio receivers range in price from $60 to $150.

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February 2012

WAOK uses Method of Moments modeling, IBOC update, the Tieline Bridge-IT is taken on the road, and new EAS rules are released.

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