February 2007

February 2007


The consumer view of digital media

Set adrift in the sea of gadgets and gizmos, my main quest was to gauge the presence of HD Radio at the CES convention. The good news: HD Radio has finally made a mark.


Designing an audio network

With the explosion in computer networking over the last 10 years, audio equipment manufacturers have taken notice of the new ways in which information (whatever that information consists of) is moved from one point to another.


A different kind of consolidation

After working with separated facilities for many years, Westwood One consolidated its operation into three adjacent buildings. The facility now has the foundation and updated infrastructure to look to the future


Watching the clock

With so much broadcast equipment relying on internal clocks to function, many of these devices will need to be updated so the change to and from Daylight Saving Time take effect on the correct days this year.


Wireless delivery alternatives

Exploit the latest wireless technologies to enhance the listener experience. After all, the terrestrial-based transmitter is only one of the possible delivery systems that radio stations can use.


More on AM and FM allocation rule changes

FCC Update covered the major elements of the new rules in the January issue of Radio magazine. Here are some clarifications of the matters previously covered as well as some new insights into the FCC's order.


Field Report: Edirol UA-1EX

Sometimes a mistake can result in the purchase of a really neat product. In this case, WRVL found a better audio to computer interface.

Nautel V5d

WXPR chose Nautel's V5d for transmitting its HD Radio signal via the space combining method.


Get Organized with a Database

We all want to help out, but when painting the lunchroom prevents us from timely routine transmitter maintenance, something has to give. By prioritizing projects and tracking their status, a more efficient operation will result.


Reader Feedback

Readers speak out about pertinent radio topics.


New Products

Products features in this section include network audio systems, speakers, facility monitors, microphones and more.


Currents Headlines from the February 2007 Issue

The online headlines from the February 2007 issue of Radio magazine.

Radio Currents Online - Feb 19 - Feb 25 2007

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Feb 12 - Feb 18 2007

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Feb 5 - Feb 11 2007

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Jan 29 - Feb 4 2007

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.


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February 2007 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the February 2007 issue of Radio magazine.