June 2011

June 2011

June 2011 cover

The 2011 NAB Show is in the books

Increased attendance, coupled with the generally positive economic outlook certainly added to the overall positive feelings on the exhibit floor.

2011 NAB Show in Review

A synopsis of the convention in new products shown on the floor and highlights of our daily photo blog. The Radio magazine Pick Hits, a tradition since 1985, are included.

The Radio magazine Pick Hits of the 2011 NAB Show

15 products were chosen by the Radio magazine Pick Hits panel.

2011 Pick Hits Videocasts

See video demonstrations of the top 15 new products from the 2011 NAB Show.

NAB New Products (June 2011)

Even more new products from the convention, including the Editor's Picks.

2011 NAB Show Photo Blog Daily Index

2011 NAB show Photo Blog from Radio magazine

CSU-Pueblo's KTSC 89.5 Rebuilds

The project moved the student media labs across campus, relocated the offices of seven professors, created a new iMac lab with 22 stations, and built a server/network independent from campus fiber connections.

A DIY Approach to Site Security

Securing sites fulfills objectives such as protecting the public from harm, deterring theft, protecting equipment and securing buildings.

FCC Studies Impact on LPFM Service

Given the breadth of the Commission's call for comments, those that have information on the economic impact of LPFM stations should strongly consider filing comments.

Field Report: Blue Microphones Mikey

Chris Wygal reports that not only does Mikey complement recording technology, but now full-bandwidth audio can be captured, edited uploaded and transmitted live from a cellphone.

Field Report: IK Multimedia iRig Mic

Barry Thomas finds the iRig Mic is a useful tool for getting good quality audio into an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Installing a Directional Antenna

Before the day the riggers are on the tower looking down at you expecting an answer, consider just how to set a bearing angle in the field.

Sample and Hold: Radio Listenership Increases

In one year, network radio increased its weekly reach among persons aged 12 and older by more than 3.5 million listeners.

Sample and Hold: Public Radio Listeners' Media Usage

A national Web poll shows an impressive trend in media usage and gadget acquisition.

Currents Headlines from the June 2011 Issue

The online headlines from the June 2011 issue of Radio magazine.

Contributor Pro-File: Sam Lovato

This month: Sam Lovato, Associate Professor, Colorado State University - Pueblo, Pueblo, CO

June 2011 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the June 2011 issue of Radio magazine.