Radio Fana, Ethiopia's first national commercial broadcaster and multilingual radio station, has selected Netia's Radio-Assist digital audio software suite. This project is being conducted in collaboration with Fortune Enterprise in Addis Ababa and Radio Fana will represent Netia's first installation in Ethiopia.
FEMA has awarded a contract to Northrop Grumman with its partner Global Security Systems (GSS) to validate FM radio data chips plus RBDS-based protocol for cell phones and consumer electronics. GSS served on the FCC-established committee to develop Commercial Mobile Alert Standards (CMAS), in part because it had developed a technology, marketed as Alert FM, that emergency management officials can use to create and send digital alerts and messages.
The Citadel stations in Binghamton, NY, are using the Vcreative PPO system. The five stations are WAAL-FM, WHWK-FM, WNBF-AM, WWYL-FM and WYOS-AM.