Digital Radio Update - Mar 16, 2011

March 16, 2011

Digital Radio Update

DRM annual assembly tilts toward Asia, Australia's Parliament signs on with DAB+, a proposed CPB de-funding would hurt HD Radio, and Microsoft may orphan its ZuneHD.


DRM Annual Assembly Tilts Toward Asia

Topics of discussion at the conference included the pending rollout of DRM across India and Russia.

Australia's Parliament Signs on with DAB+

The 12-channel multiplex signal is a locally boosted retransmission of the Canberra regional multiplex that signed on in July 2010.


Proposed CPB De-funding would Hurt HD Radio

Congressional proposal to de-fund the CPB could cut money available for HD Radio conversion project and research.

IBOC Across America

IBOC By State: Georgia

There are 52 stations in the Peach State broadcasting 81 HD Radio channels.


Bye-Bye so Zune? (HD, that is)

Microsoft may orphan its Zune HD media player.

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