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Students under surveillance

The initial aim of the study was to develop an app which measures behaviour and gives undergraduates feedback on how they can change their habits to maximise their grade potential. But Campbell believes students could reap bigger long-term benefits if they allow their data to be shared with their......

Why Islamic Scholars Say No To The Universality Of Human Rights – OpEd

There is a considerable misunderstanding in the international coverage of human rights in Islam, according to Islamic scholars, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in December 1948. Islamic scholars claim that human rights are in the he...

Third Action Twenty 24 camp is in full gear

For the third time in as many years, Action Twenty 24 is back in San Pedro hosting a one week sports summer camp. This year’s camp started on Monday, July 20th and will culminate on Thursday, July 23rd. Held in collaboration with Lighthouse Christian Radio, the camp hosted over 60 children ages 6-13...

KIDS AT JAMZ

By DONITRA DAVIS. ENDING with a blast, the ‘Kidz Radio Club’ took over Radio House and the studios of 100Jamz for a while yesterday as an innovative summer stud...

Amateur Radio Club Competes in Field Day Contest

Late last month, the Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club ( SBARC ) took part in the annual “Field Day” contest, using their technical skills to make radio contact ...

Don Lindich's Sound Advice: Finding a tabletop radio with a great tuner

Q. Last week I was driving my new Subaru from Chicago to Milwaukee. WBEZ 91.5 stayed on the radio loud and clear all the way! Is there a tabletop radio or recei...

Arabsat removes Radio Dabanga from its satellite

July 17, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - The Arab Satellite Communication Organization (Arabsat) has removed the radio station Radio Dabanga from its satellite upon a request...

Portland Metro Thursday Forecast: Low clouds move in for a short visit bringing cooler temps

A fairly heavy cloud cover is blanketing the city this morning and should stick around for the majority of the day. Highs today will be in the mid-to-upper 70s....

Continue reading Having Launched A ‘Hybrid’ War, Russia Now Has A ‘Hybrid’ Army – OpEd

All right, the analyst says, “let’s consider one aspect of this assertion, leaving aside all the rest,” including the fact that Russia has a troop concentration...

In the Herald: July 24, 1935

Blind farmer of Scone. "The death has occurred of Mr. Henry William Ashford, aged 70 years. He was afflicted with blindness yet he worked his own property perso...

In the Herald: July 24, 1935

Blind farmer of Scone. "The death has occurred of Mr. Henry William Ashford, aged 70 years. He was afflicted with blindness yet he worked his own property perso...

Digital Solution Helps Shield Online Activists

WASHINGTON — Chris Doten knows how hazardous it can be for democracy activists and journalists working under hostile regimes. As manager for digital technology ...

Serbs Continuing Former Yugoslavia’s Wars In Eastern Ukraine – OpEd

Many in the West feared that the disintegration of the USSR would lead to a “Yugoslavia with nukes.” Their fears were misplaced, but in a disturbing echo, the f...

AT&T Completes $48.5 Billion DirecTV Buy With FCC Approval

The Federal Communications Commission approved AT&T Inc.’s $48.5 billion takeover of DirecTV with conditions, making the former telephone company a new powerhou...

AT&T Wins Conditional FCC Approval for $48.5 Billion DirecTV Buy

The Federal Communications Commission approved AT&T Inc.’s $48.5 billion takeover of DirecTV with conditions, making the former telephone company a new powerhou...

Last Year’s Catastrophic TV Ratings Were No Fluke

Following last year’s catastrophic decline in television ratings, studio executives who were biting their nails in anticipation of a turnaround -- or a miracle ...

SES Half Year 2015 Results

Focusing on new horizons to build differentiating capabilities and generate future growth Growing presence in emerging markets, with International now represent...

Day in the life: David Sanders

Managing Director, Mandala Television. David is a media professional who started in media, working on magazines such as Smash Hits, Q, Empire and Marie Claire i...

Rich Warren: Wide band of possible reasons for AM interference

AM radio remains a technology we love to hate. We love its programming found nowhere else, but it sounds dreadful, even when broadcasting talk radio. In a mere ...

Radio Pakistan set to broadcast running commentary

PR LAHORE Pakistan's supreme broadcasting institute Radio Pakistan has made comprehensive arrangements to broadcast running commentary on all matches during for...

Vividh Bharati now available on FM

The popular Vividh Bharati service of the All India Radio will now be available in the FM format, providing listeners within the National Capital Region with cl...

Vividh Bharati now available on FM

The popular Vividh Bharati service of the All India Radio will now be available in the FM format, providing listeners within the National Capital Region with cl...

Can You Run the Economy Just Using the Bible? Many in the Christian Right Believe So

In February, the culture warriors at Iowa’s “pro-family” group The Family Leader distributed personalized copies of The Founders’ Bible to every member of the s...

American Public Media Group sells off three radio stations

St. Paul-based American Public Media Group has reportedly agreed to sell three Florida classical music radio stations to a religious broadcasting company for $2...

Sweet Cakes: Same-sex discrimination case still far from settled despite final order against Oregon bakery

The newest bone of contention is whether Avakian, as head of the state Bureau of Labor and Industries, placed a "gag order" on Christian bakery owners Aaron and...

How Will Conservatives Respond to Gay Marriage Ruling?

The Supreme Court's decision to strike down all gay marriage bans will force conservative Christians and Republican political leaders to make two critical decis...

Broadcasting chief apologises for racist edit in hidden camera show

The director of Christian broadcasting station EO has apologised to a woman after a programme she appeared in was edited to show her agreeing with a racist clot...

Third Action Twenty 24 camp is in full gear

For the third time in as many years, Action Twenty 24 is back in San Pedro hosting a one week sports summer camp. This year’s camp started on Monday, July 20th ...

Pope Francis appoints new Indian bishop

Kodakallil, 49, was appointed by the Pope as Bishop of Satna on Wednesday, Vatican Radio reported. Pope Francis has named Joseph Kodakallil as Bishop of Satna ...

Relief groups struggle to reach Kachin civilians

Photo: RANIR Kachin Relief More than 1,000 Kachin civilians have been forced to flee their homes since the Myanmar armed forces carried out airstrikes on positi...

Vatican Radio: Fighting flares up in eastern Ukraine

Ukraine has reported some of the strongest attacks by Russian backed separatists rebels since the signing of a peace deal in February, with at least eight gover...

Classical South Florida radio stations sold, will air Christian radio

Starting Friday, three South Florida radio stations will stop broadcasting classical music. Instead, radios tuned in to WKCP 89.7 FM in Miami, WPBI 90.7 FM in W...

Meet Nadia Bolz-Weber

Meet Nadia Bolz-Weber, the founder and pastor of the House of All Sinners and Saints in Denver, Colorado. Nadia is a Lutheran preacher, and her latest book, Acc...

Exorcism of Nigerian man possessed with a 'homosexual demon' caught in pool

A video has emerged of a Nigerian businessman being exorcised by a priest because he was allegedly possessed by a 'homosexual demon' after bathing in a hotel sw...

Exorcism of Nigerian man possessed with a 'homosexual demon' caught in pool

A video has emerged of a Nigerian businessman being exorcised by a priest because he was allegedly possessed by a 'homosexual demon' after bathing in a hotel sw...

Dramatic exorcism video of a Nigerian businessman possessed with a 'homosexual demon' caught from swimming in a hotel pool

A video has emerged of a Nigerian businessman being exorcised by a priest because he was allegedly possessed by a 'homosexual demon' after bathing in a hotel sw...

Hometown South Pinellas

The congress is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields. Bender was nominated by Dr. Co...

Here's what Jake Gyllenhaal thinks of his ex Taylor Swift

Jake Gyllenhaal has shown there is no Bad Blood between him and his ex-girlfriend Taylor Swift when he was questioned about her. The Southpaw star found himself...

Now car hackers can bust in through your motor's DAB RADIO

Car brakes and other critical systems can be hacked via car infotainment systems, security researchers at NCC Group have revealed. The ingenious hack, demonstra...

Pandora's revenue jumps as advertising money pours in

23 July 2015 9:46pm. Clara Guibourg Pandora's local ad revenue was up by over 60 per cent (Source: Getty) The figures. Pandora saw both sales and earnings soar...

33 TV channels may escape I&B action

NEW DELHI: The I&B ministry is unlikely to take action against 33 Sun group TV channels following two adverse legal orders this week. The Delhi and Madras high ...

Pandora Pops 5% After Reporting Stronger-Than-Anticipated Q2 Profit Of $0.05 Per Share

After the bell, digital radio service Pandora reported its second quarter performance, generating an adjusted $0.05 per share on revenue of $285.6 million. The ...

China Digital TV to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on August 13, 2015

China's digital cable television market to offer and secure diversified content services, today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results fo...

China Digital TV to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on August 13, 2015

BEIJING, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application...

TV opens door for Chinese golfing tourism boom in Angus

Angus is braced for a golf tourism boom when the unique heritage of two its golf clubs will be explained to more than 23 million Chinese fans of the sport. Chin...

Hinduja’s NXT Digital signs Hansen Technologies for billing solution

MUMBAI: Hinduja Group’s new Headend in the Sky (HITS) platform NXT Digital will be using Hansen’s ICC billing solution. The Hinduja Group has signed a multi-yea...

Malcolm Turnbull sees merit in licence cuts, but warns budget is tight

Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told powerful free-to-air television bosses he will need "offsets" if he is to pursue the industry's case for furth...

Geodynamics : $42,000 Available in Cooperative Agreement for Seismological, Geodynamics Studies

by JANICE CENTURA Targeted News Service. WASHINGTON July 25 The U.S. Department of Interior's Geological Survey has announced that it expects to award a coopera...

Stephen Baxter interview: why science fiction is like therapy

In the summer of 2013, and published The Long War Terry Pratchett , the second volume of their Long Earth science-fiction series, about parallel worlds that can...

Students under surveillance

The initial aim of the study was to develop an app which measures behaviour and gives undergraduates feedback on how they can change their habits to maximise th...

Why Islamic Scholars Say No To The Universality Of Human Rights – OpEd

There is a considerable misunderstanding in the international coverage of human rights in Islam, according to Islamic scholars, and the Universal Declaration of...

Tennessee is the capital of American jihad

Despite the occasional outbursts, the Bledsoes tried not to overreact to Carlos’ planned conversion to Islam. They understood that the arrest had shaken him bad...

Winners & Losers: Thile, Trump

WINNERS. Chris Thile: Our local mandolin master will be the new host of public radio’s “A Prairie Home Companion” when Garrison Keillor retires next year. Folks...

Minsk Group Co-Chairs: Armenian-Azerbaijani Presidential Summit On The Agenda

VIENNA (Public Radio of Armenia)—After concluding meetings in Yerevan and Baku with President Serzh Sarkissian President Ilham Aliyev, the OSCE Minsk Group Co-C...

Cuomo nixes special ethics session after pol's conviction

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo on Thursday dismissed calls for a special session on ethics reform in the wake of ex-state Senate Deputy GOP Majority Leader Thomas Libous’ ...

The Myth of India's Vegetarian Elites: A Response to NPR and New York Times

National Public Radio (NPR) recently featured an article entitled " Egg War: Why India's Vegetarian Elites are Accused of Keeping Kids Hungry ." On the face of ...

Ax comes down at Minnesota Public Radio

Chris Roberts / MPR. Order Reprint Earlier this month, an internal memo hinted: Layoffs were imminent at Minnesota Public Radio. On Thursday, MPR eliminated nin...

Hone FM’s DJ Khumalo Dies

Hone FM DJ Khumalo Chibomba has died. DJ Khumalo who was an ever present voice at the first ever college radio Hone FM will perhaps be remembered for the highly...

Howard Stern and SiriusXM to Present "The History of Howard Stern"

The definitive audio history of The King of All Media, the man who redefined broadcasting, chronicles Howard Stern's legendary career, from his early days in co...

Andrew J. Schneider

Andrew Schneider comes to the Boston Herald from Raleigh, North Carolina. Previously, he was the News Director at his college radio station, WMLN-FM 91.5, in Mi...

Top 4 concert picks in Ottawa-Gatineau this weekend

The Lemonheads frontman Evan Dando brings his band and solo material to North of 29 on Friday. (Handout photo) In the 90s, Evan Dando's face adorned the covers...

Live Music with Rockin' Johnny

Johnny plays Chicago Blues. Guitarist Johnny Burgin came to Chicago from South Carolina to attend the University of Chicago, and earned the name "Rockin' Johnny...

Radio ships and promises: Texas man disputes Haiti's plans for Tortuga port

In 1968, François “Papa Doc” Duvalier instructed his ambassador in Washington to pursue an acquisition: the Haitian dictator wanted a radio ship that could tran...

Buhari Denies Anti-Igbo Comments On Radio Biafra

By Chesa Chesa – Abuja. Aso Rock has denied claims aired on a ‘pirate radio’ that President Buhari expressed anti-Igbo sentiments in a recent interview with the...

Buhari didn’t make anti-Igbo statement – Presidency

The Presidency, on Wednesday, said there was no truth in a claim by a pirate radio station that President Muhammadu Buhari expressed anti-Igbo sentiments in a r...

Pirate radio station in Victoria's south-west shut down

A pirate radio station operating out of south-western Victoria has been shut down by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and the operator h...

Buhari denies anti-Igbo sentiments claim

The Presidency yesterday denied the claim by a pirate radio station that President Muhammadu Buhari expressed anti-Igbo sentiments in a recent interview with th...