Currents Headlines from the November 2010 Issue

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Currents Headlines from the November 2010 Issue

Nov 1, 2010 1:00 AM

The online headlines from the November 2010 issue of Radio magazine.

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Win an Expense-paid Trip to the 2011 NAB Show
Radio magazine will select a guest blogger to cover the 2011 NAB Show in April. Complete details are coming in the January issue.

NATE Responds to Free-climbing Tower Video

NATE denounces the free-climbing message, saying the content was misguided and its messages should not be given credence by any viewer.

State of Idaho to Provide CAP Equipment to Broadcasters

The Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security will upgrade its emergency notification system, which will include the Internet as the primary communications link from the state.

FEMA Study Investigates Effectiveness of Alert FM

The one-year study included continuous working demonstration of RBDS alerting systems over a three-month period across three locales.


Now that FEMA has adopted the CAP1.2 standard, broadcasters are asking questions about the 180-day deadline to install equipment and updates to the EAS rules.

CSRIC Approves Part 11 CAP Changes

CSRIC Working Group 5A has submitted specific recommendations on rule changes, provided general comment and analysis regarding the Part 11 regulatory structure with CAP in mind.

SBE Streams 2010 Membership Meeting

The meeting was streamed live on Oct. 27, 2010, and is available for replay.

Herman Appointed Chairman of RAB

Scott Herman takes over the job from Chairman Weezie Kramer, who will become chairman emeritus.

RadioTime Releases TuneIn Radio App for BlackBerry

TuneIn Radio for BlackBerry features RadioTime's Song Search technology.

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