Despite the slow and steady process of the HD Radio evolution, which has included some bumps along the way, there have been some recent innovations pushing the progress forward.
It's worthwhile upon occasion to look at more common technologies to see what the most up-to-date products are and how they relate to common applications. This article is about antennas we don't commonly think of for broadcast transmission.
Bringing together five New York City FM radio stations with long histories of being in their own studio space is no simple task.
32 Avenue of the Americas is home to one of several large Carrier Hotels in New York City, and as such was an advantageous location for our endeavor.
While salaries are up this year and seminar attendance is stable, engineers may find themselves fighting to keep up with the demands of engineer and IT manager.
There is a new generation that needs to be spoken to. Millennials (also called Generation Y or Generation M), will possibly be one of the most influential generations in terms of how communication works. What this generation has in common is the ubiquitousness of the use of technology in their lives.
The Radio magazine Advancement in Radio Technology Awards were created to recognize the best available products introduced over the last year with a practical
New products from AKG, Harris, Drawmer, Vorsis, NKK Switches, Soundwave Research Laboratories/Crowley and Tripp, Nautel, Loopmasters, Hosa Technology, Rode, APT, Event Electronics, Image Line Software, Arrakis, MXL Microphones, Mackie, Klein + Hummel, Sennheiser Electronic, ATI Group, Middle Atlantic Products and Yangaroo.
As part of the group charged with the responsibility of maintaining a broadcast facility, engineers have the added responsibility to ensure the stations continue operating through all types of emergencies.
One of the new policies requires broadcasters to add nondiscrimination clauses to their advertising contracts. At renewal time, a certification will have to be made in Form 303-S that all advertising contracts contain such clauses.
The Vorsis AP-2000 is a five-band AGC/compressor and 31-band limiter with specialized algorithms for bass and voice band processing. Its output feeds will accommodate just about any flavor of FM/HD Radio operation.
Wearing headphones every day as a radio disc jockey and recording musician, there are a few things I require in a good pair: great sound, comfort, durability and serviceability. The Ultrasone Pro 750 headphones measure up to all my requirements.
The Dremel handheld rotary drill kit, conversion calculators and more tools for your toolbox.
Looking back with photos from KHSL 1290 from Dino Corbin and a sample of how many people make up radio engineering departments.
The online headlines from the October 2008 issue of Radio magazine.
The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day for the week of Sep 29 - Oct 5, 2008.
The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day for the week of Oct 6 - Oct 12, 2008.
The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day for the week of Oct 13 - Oct 19, 2008.
The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day for the week of Oct 20 - Oct 26, 2008.
This month: Meet Ned Luberecki, Host on Sirius Satellite Radio's Bluegrass channel.
Links to the advertisers in the October 2008 issue of Radio magazine.