July 2012

July 2012

July 2012 cover

The SBE Plans for the Future ... Again

The society held a strategic planning in June to discuss where the group should go next.

WZIP-FM is on the Right Track

WZIP-FM at the University of Akron upgrades to give students a look at real-world technology.

Audio Video Bridging

Audio Video Bridging (AVB) is the implementation of four protocols developed by the IEEE.

Update on LPFM Rules

The connection between LPFM and translators is a result of the necessary implementation of certain provisions of the Local Community Radio Act of 2010 (LCRA).

The MADness of the Digimedia Patent Claim

The actions by Mission Abstract Data has led to intense anger from stations, and the fear of the assured destruction of the financial health of many licensees.

New Products (July 2012)

New products from ERI, Middle Atlantic, Shure, the SBE and more.

Field Report: Inovonics David IV

The David IV is a five-band processor that has lots of bells and whistles, and includes composite, AES3 and analog ins and outs as well as inputs for RDS.

Field Report: Audio-Technica AT2005USB

This dual-personality mic can connect via an XLR connector or USB.

Side by Side: IP Codecs

Radio remote equipment has moved forward with the times and embraced IP connectivity.

Remote Equipment Reset Without an IP Connection

This outlines how to construct a simple self-contained remote control relay interface that will allow you to remotely power cycle your recalcitrant equipment with an external relay closure of less than 20Vac at 35mA.

CBS Radio's WFAN Celebrates 25 years

On July 1, 1987, WFAN-AM signed on-air in New York City.

Sign Off: Top Revenue Radio Stations of 2011

BIA Kelsey released its list of top radio stations in the U.S. based on advertising revenue.

Currents Headlines from the July 2012 Issue

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

July 2012 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the July 2012 issue of Radio magazine.