October 2006

October 2006


What do consumers know?

It is encouraging to hear that more receivers are becoming available, although many of them will not be ready for the upcoming holiday season.


When technology fuels creativity

Take the mystery out of choosing a digital audio workstation. One producer looks at the various options and helps weigh the choices for you.


KPAM moves forward

Pamplin's new studios would be extensive: two on-air studios, one control room, one news anchor booth, one full newsroom, one traffic studio, three production studios, one master control and a server room. In the end, the upgrade positions the station to be ready for the challenges of the future.


Financial Growth

Radio engineering salaries have been growing steadily since 1997. Our annual salary survey compares today's results with the statistics of 10 years ago.


New Products

New products from DBX Professional Products, Eventide, HM Electronics, Marshall Electronics, Microboards Technology, Tannoy and Tascam.


PIPs yield progress

The primary application for Six Sigma is traditionally in a manufacturing environment but it has been successfully applied to other businesses such as engineering and construction.


NAB says FM translators are the answer

If the FCC genuinely is concerned about the potential impact of FM translators on LPFM service, why would the Commission be attracted to the NAB's plan to help lowly daytime AM stations and forego the opportunity to create more local LPFM stations?


AKG Perception 200

At KJR Sports Radio (950) in Seattle the AKG Perception 200 makes a significant contribution to the overall sound of the station.

Jampro JHPC

Accumulated ice can wreak havoc on some antennas if you aren't careful. One station in Manistique, MI, has found the Jampro JHPC to be a reliable choice through the sever winters.


Sign Off

In honor of Greater Media's 50th birthday, here's a look back at its first years.


Currents Headlines from the October 2006 Issue

The online headlines from the October 2006 issue of Radio magazine.

Radio Currents Online - Sep 25 - Oct 1, 2006

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

Radio Currents Online - Oct 2 - Oct 8, 2006

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

Radio Currents Online - Oct 9 - Oct 15, 2006

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

Radio Currents Online - Oct 16 - Oct 22, 2006

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


October 2006 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the October 2006 issue of Radio magazine.