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Broadcast’s Bread and Butter

May 12,2017 —I’ve often joked that you practically have to be a historian to be a broadcast engineer, at least in North America.

On the Importance of Mentors

One of the best things about going to the NAB Show is running into old friends and colleagues you haven’t seen in a while

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Noncommercial Radio Regulation Relief

May 15,2017 —Last month, the Federal Communications Commission tweaked its rules for noncommercial broadcasters, expanding their ability to conduct fundr...More

Technology More Technology>

Compare and Contrast These AoIP Codecs

May 16,2017 —The use of audio-over-internet protocol codecs for STL applications is becoming more and more commonplace

AoIP Consoles and Systems

If you find yourself tasked with specifying and designing a new studio system based on AoIP control surfaces, and routers then you should make every attempt to get yourself to Las Vegas on April 22.

Tips and Tricks More Tips and Tricks>

Geo-Fencing, Geo-Blocking

May 19,2017 —If your station is a flagship for a professional sports team, you’ll likely learn about geographical rights restrictions soon (if you haven’...More

RF Engineering More RF Engineering>

Loving the Manual

May 23,2017 —When hiring broadcast engineers, there are two particulars to which we give special attention.

Cliff’s Crimper

The exact minute that I learned what I wanted to do for the rest of my life came as I took a summer job assisting Cliff

Growing Old on the Radio

The Wandering Engineer first met Garrison Keillor in that most intimate of settings… on the radio

NPR West Seeks Electronics Engineer

May 11,2017 —The position is a 12-month assignment with the possibility of moving to full-time


Insights

Down to the Component Level

We continue our series on the basics of troubleshooting.

Compare and Contrast These AoIP Codecs

The use of audio-over-internet protocol codecs for STL applications is becoming more...

Don’t Forget the AMC-18 Migration Deadline

Dish transition must be completed by June 30 or stations will go dark

Noncommercial Radio Regulation Relief

Last month, the Federal Communications Commission tweaked its rules for noncommercia...

Broadcast’s Bread and Butter

I’ve often joked that you practically have to be a historian to be a broadcast engin...

NAB Pilot Challenges Broadcast Innovators

Knight Foundation will underwrite development of winning ideas

WBA, Wisconsin SBE Issue Call for Papers

Submissions must be emailed by May 12

Read John Kean's Speech to the NAB Show Tech Lunch

Cavell Mertz consultant says the award is a credit to the openness and fairness of h...

Brenner on "the State of Radio"

Announced TagStation is now available free for stations

NAB Opens 2017 Marconi Radio Awards Nominations

Nomination window is open through May 31