Viewpoint is Radio magazine Editor Chriss Scherer's view of events shaping radio broadcasting.
2013 marked Radio magazine Editor Chriss Scherer's 25th NAB convention. He looks back to 1989.
The smartphone is the most-used personal device. Radio should own it.
It's a routine, but here's always something new to be seen or learned.
A little self-promotion can go a long way.
Losing weight is a good resolution, but here are three ideas you should be able to fulfill.
As part of our annual Salary Survey, we ask respondents what they would like to change about their jobs. The answers might surprise you.
Don’t think streaming has a future? It slowly continues to grow, and some studies show the next steps for its success.
Attendance was up, exhibitors were happy. It seems the Radio Show has hit a positive stride.
When a crisis occurs, just having a plan to keep the station on the air isn't enough. Do you have a way to get to the station?
We routinely back up our data, but how accessible is that data when it's really needed?
The society held a strategic planning in June to discuss where the group should go next.
While the deadline has been known for some time, it's likely many stations are still not ready.
The annual convention is over, but the work at Radio magazine to cover the convention spans several months.
In March 2012, the FCC passed two report and order actions and a further notice of proposed rulemaking to do just that.
The sessions, the exhibits, the technology... It really is time for another NAB Show.
The 130-page FCC Fifth Report and Order on EAS addresses many of the ongoing concerns with EAS, but there are still a few details that are not yet settled. So what's new? Here's an overview.
Our January Facility Showcase on WEBE 108/WICC brings back memories for Editor Chriss Scherer. He was the chief engineer of WEBE in the late 19802.
Was the national EAS test a total failure? Hardly. There were problems, but the test was successful in bringing these problems to light.
Mission Abstract Data still has until Dec. 2012 to appeal, but for now it's good news to radio stations.
Our October 2011 issue has a new look, but it still has the familiar feel you expect.