February 2004 Contents Online

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February 2004 Contents Online

Feb 1, 2004 12:00 PM

Highlights of news items from the February 2004 issue.

FCCOpens Proceeding on Smart Radios
The Commission is considering the technical and operational flexibilityfor service providers particularly in rural and underserved areas.

ArbitronLooks at Houston for Next PPM Trial
Discussions are underway to determine market interest in theproject.

SatelliteRadio With Pictures?
XM and Sirius will debut systems that transmit video to automobilesusing the same satellites, antennas and infrastructure as their audionetworks.

TheFirst IBOC Radio Sale
Nathan Franzen of Cedar Rapids is the owner.

SonyIntroduces New MD Format
The unit records up to 45 hours of music on one disc and is backwardcompatible with existing Minidiscs.