Digital Radio Update - Feb 16, 2011

February 16, 2011

Digital Radio Update

DRM+ begins UK trials, iBiquity teams with Imagination Technologies, pureplay webcasters making waves, European skies fertile for satellite radio and Android may be the answer for SiriusXM.


DRM+ Begins Key UK Trials

Edinburgh has become the latest venue for a DRM+ system trial sponsored by the DRM Consortium.

iBiquity Teams with Imagination Technologies in Quest to Embed

iBiquity wants to further reduce form factors and power consumption of HD Radio devices while improving other capabilities such as content management and display graphics.


Pureplay Webcasters Making Waves is scrapping its ad-support model and Pandora announces $100 million IPO.

European Skies Fertile Ground for Satellite Radio

At least two organizations are now quietly jockeying for the pole position.

IBOC Across America

IBOC by State: California (February 2011)

There are 171 stations in the Golden State broadcasting 267 HD Radio channels.


Is Android the Answer for SiriusXM?

SiriusXM has decided to integrate a variant of the Android OS into its entire product family.

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