Digital Radio Update - September 1, 2010

September 1, 2010

Digital Radio Update

A NJ law firm looks for HD Radio lemons, UK analyst spins digital radio report, NAB says streaming too pricey and DRM+ demos at IFA.


Law Firm Looking for HD Radio Lemons

Attorneys from Keefe Bartels seem be homing in on Web forum posts about poor performance from HD Radios included in high-end BMW and Jaguar OEM audio packages.


UK Radio Analyst Spins Government Report on Digital Radio

UK radio specialist and blogger Grant Goddard has released his own take on the data provided in the Ofcom document.

IBOC Across America

IBOC by State: Connecticut (September 2010)

There are 25 stations in The Constitution State broadcasting 40 HD Radio channels.

Eye on IBOC

NAB Says Streaming via Mobile Broadband is Just Too Pricey

A month's worth of listening to 128kb/s stream for a couple hours each day would cost you $285 in additional bandwidth fees if you're on AT&T's bargain "Data Plus" wireless plan.


DRM+ Demos at IFA

IFA attendees will get their first chance to experience broadcasts of 5.1 surround sound and text information services delivered via a VHF DRM+ digital air chain.

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