A report addresses the impact of digital radio in Latin America, a new DAB add-on for iPhone 4 looks built-in, Toyota adds Entune HD Radio, Cydle portable player with HD may ship soon, and Frontier presents Venice 9.
This year's event, entitled "Adding the 3rd Dimension," is the seventh in a series of annual symposiums staged by the ABU.
The event is designed to bring together broadcasters, industry representatives and operators for a day of joint panel discussions and presentations on the latest developments in European digital radio.
Holland's current DAB multiplex provides a maximum of 12 DAB- only channels populated primarily by Netherlands Public Broadcasting.
Northeast Radio Watch blog is reporting that the CBC has shut down all its DAB transmissions, and that only one multiplex still remains on the air.
IBOC Across America
There are 54 stations in the Evergreen State broadcasting 99 HD Radio channels.
Eye on IBOC
Struble opines that radio cannot survive in a digitally connected world unless it provides the kind of interactivity consumers have come to expect from other platforms such as tablets and smartphones.
The estimator gives approximate figures for equipping a class A, B or C FM station with either analog or IBOC transmission infrastructure.