December 2010

December 2010

December 2010 cover

Some CAP Breathing Room

When FEMA formally adopted CAP at the end of September, there was no collective sigh of relief from broadcasters.


Trends in Technology: Microphones

Ron Bartlebaugh looks at microphones of the past, present, and, with a bit of visionary imagination, the future.

Team Radio

It's a state-of-the-art facility, but it maintains its community heritage with studios in an antique theater.

KMXL-FM/KDMO-AM: Small Town, Big Ideas

After 31 years, the studios were ready for an update.


Starting a New Business

The good news is that establishing a business is fairly easy, but running it, and more importantly keeping it running, is the hard part.


LPFM/FM Translator Standoff Continues

This deadlock began to develop shortly after the FM translator window in 2003, in which approximately 13,000 applications were filed.


Field Report: Yamaha Pocketrak W24

Chris Wygal finds a portable recorder that is actually fun to use.

Field Report: Dartware Intermapper

Mike Kernen manages his IT assets with a single system.

New Products (December 2010)

New products from Korg, RVR, Audio-Technica, Behringer, Denon, Livio Radio, vCreative, Telos, Tascam, RDL, iKey-Audio, Harris, AudioScience, Barix, Deva, Pinta Acoustic, Broadcast Tools, ERI, Adam Pro Audio and many more.

Upgrades and Updates (Dec 2010)

Updates from Tascam, Lynx Studio Technology, TuneIn, Axia and Middle Atlantic.


Time-aligned HD Radio

Having trouble with the analog/digital time alignment on your Harris HD Radio Exporter? Maybe this will help.

More power to you

An intermittent audio dropout is a real head-scratcher -- until the common pieces are put together.

No Escape from the Planet of the Apps

More useful radio engineering apps for your iPhone.


Do You Remember?: Microphones

We look back at some classic mics.

Sample and Hold: Revenue Generation

A recent survey looks at stations' plans for the next source of revenue generation.


Currents Headlines from the December 2010 Issue

The online headlines from the December 2010 issue of Radio magazine.

Contributor Pro-File: Mike Kernen

This month: Mike Kernen; Chief Engineer; Greater Media Detroit

December 2010 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the December 2010 issue of Radio magazine.