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Canada AM radio declines, FM increases

OTTAWA, July 13 (UPI) -- The number of Canadian AM radio stations shrank in 2010, although revenues remained steady as FM stations and revenues grew, the national regulator said. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission reported...

NASA's Cassini can hear it when lightning crashes on Saturn

Some folks can fall asleep to the calming pitter patter of gentle rain. Yeah, we're not those people. But we could be swayed into a somnolent stupor if those sounds came from epic storms -- on Saturn. Captured by NASA's Cassini probe last March, this 11-second clip of AM radio-like electrostatic is....

TCG and WFLA 540 AM to Host the “2011 Florida Legislative Updates for Condo and Homeowners Associations”

(PR-inside.com) (MIAMI) July 6, 2011 – The Continental Group (TCG), in conjunction with WFLA 540 AM Radio, will host the “2011 Florida Legislative Updates for Condo Associations” on Tuesday, July 12th from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Universal located at 7800 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819.

Montreal to get two all-traffic radio stations

Transport Quebec and Cogego are teaming up to create two new all-traffic AM radio stations (one English, one French) for the Montreal region.

Born of Pirate Radio, Seeking a Spot on British Dial

Radio Caroline, which first took to the air from a makeshift studio on an offshore ship in 1964, wants an AM radio designation in Britain.

Santorum blames abortion for Social Security woes

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In his latest trip to New Hampshire, Republican Rick Santorum says the Social Security system would be in much better shape if there were fewer abortions. The former Pennsylvania senator and potential presidential candidate was asked about Social Security during an interview on WESZ-AM radio in Laconia on Tuesday morning.

Angola: Uige Province Gains Medium Wave Transmitter

A medium wave transmitter will be installed in northern Uige province this year, in order to expand the signal of the State-run "Radio Nacional de Angola" (RNA) broadcasting station to the whole provincial territory.

Uige province gains medium wave transmitter

Angola, Uíge A medium wave transmitter will be installed in northern Uige province this year, in order to expand the signal of the State-run “Radio Nacional de Angola” (RNA) broadcasting station to the whole provincial territory. The information was released by RNA chief executive officer, Pedro Cabral.

Private AM radio on the rise in Italy

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While state controlled Medium Wave or AM radio stations in Italy were reduced to a minimum of about 50 transmitters, all of them  re-broadcasting RAI first radio channel, private AM stations have started to appear in Italy over this (almost) empty band.

Effective Feb 9, 2011 NEXUS-IBA and European Gospel Radio are on the air on two AM (Medium Wave) frequencies, covering the city of Rome (population 2.7 million) and the North East of Italy (Venice, Padua, Verona, Bologna and vicinities, population around 3 million) from 8PM until 1AM Central European Time.

Following the tradition of a 30+ years old FM, Shortwave and now AM international relay service, IRRS (The Italian Radio Relay Service) and NEXUS-IBA  are carrying international programming from different sources from around the world, consisting mainly of news, information and dedicated segments of Christian radio (avail. Sundays only) in English.

1566 kHz covers the centre of Rome, while 1368 kHz is very well heard in the North-Eastern part of Italy, including Padua, Venice, Verona, Vicenza and Bologna. favoured by a quite clear channel all over continental Europe, several listeners are reproting reception as far away as Spain, Austria, Germany, Sweden and Finland during the evening and night.

 

 

ITV profits treble in ad revenue boom

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3/2/2011 - 7:56:41 AM Broadcasting giant ITV reported a near trebling in annual profits today as it benefited from a bounce-back in advertising revenues and hit shows such as 'Downton Abbey' and 'The X Factor'. The group posted underlying pre-tax profits of £321m (€378m) for 2010, up from £108m....

AM radio or YouTube? How parties reach their supporters

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Marketing is almost always targeted at a particular audience. That’s why you don’t see sugary breakfast cereal commercials during a cop drama or life insurance ads during episodes of Glee . Political marketing is no different, and recently the Conservatives purchased advertising time during the....

Medium wave frequency for the "Voice of Russia" radio station

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[ Federal Office of Communications ] The Russian public service broadcaster "Voice of Russia" has been granted permission to transmit its program service on medium-wave from the Monte Ceneri transmitter. The Federal Office of Communications (OFCOM) awarded the station a corresponding licence. 08.02.

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Associated Press - February 8, 2011 6:25 AM ET NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Knoxville broadcaster James A. Dick Sr., who parleyed a construction permit for a 1,000-watt AM radio station into an East...

Knoxville pioneering broadcaster James Dick dies

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Associated Press - February 8, 2011 6:24 AM ET NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Knoxville broadcaster James A. Dick Sr., who parleyed a construction permit for a 1,000-watt AM radio station into an East...

Huntington Names Mike Fezzey President of its SE Michigan Region

COLUMBUS, Ohio Jan. 5, 2011 -- Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq: HBAN) announced today that it has named Mike Fezzey president of its SE Michigan region. A successful businessman and civic leader, Fezzey has been president and general manager of WJR-AM radio.

CA upholds sanctions vs GMA radio station

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MANILA, Philippines - The Court of Appeals 10th Division has affirmed 2 orders by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) imposing a fine to GMA Network, Inc. for operating its DYSP-AM radio station in Puerto Princesa, Palawan with an expired Provisional Authority.

July 6, 1920: Pilots Navigate Using AM Radio

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Early aviation and early radio technology mash up a wonderful way to find your way.

CommunicAsia2010 Grows as International Players Stake Claim to Increased ICT Spending in Asia

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Trade visitors this year can look forward to a larger showcase of the latest technologies and solutions when Asia's premier business event for the global ICT industry opens from 15 - 18 June 2010. CommunicAsia2010, together with BroadcastAsia2010, will feature almost 2,000 exhibitors from 57 countries and regions.

Veteran Radio Entertainer 'El Cucuy de la Manana' Returns to Airwaves

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., June 1  -- KKNS "La Ley" 95.9 FM, Albuquerque's only locally programmed Spanish-language station today announced that Renan Almendar...

Hi-Tech 101: Down the dial

Ten thousand songs. That's how many I figure I need for my radio station. This is a station that won't be found on the AM or FM band, it's exclusively for my use. My 10,000 songs have a home on my computer's hard drive, and I'm be able to listen to them either directly on the computer, or the other....

RFE/RL President Gedmin Promotes New Station in Pakistan

In the midst of the controversy regarding the decision to ban YouTube and Facebook, RFE/RL President Jeffrey Gedmin visited Pakistan for five days to discuss media freedom.

Alastair Campbell: Tears and testosterone at No 10

The former Downing Street press chief reveals the 'absolute mania' of the Blair-Brown years, confesses his own 'angst', and inadvertently provides a clue as to why more women aren't fighting to lead the Labour party The day I meet Alastair Campbell is his 53rd birthday.

Beasley Broadcast Group Enters Into Agreement to Manage Two Las Vegas Radio Stations

Transaction Expected to be Immediately Additive to Operating Results Beasley Broadcast Group Secures Option to Purchase Managed Station...

Obama on BP spill: buck stops with me

Barack Obama blames BP for the oil spill crisis and says he takes responsibility for solving it. But as Tom Clarke writes for Channel 4 News , the "top kill" operation is an unknown quantity.

SABC: New board, old chaos

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Questions have been raised about SABC chairperson Ben Ngubane's role in lobbying for the adoption of Japanese digital broadcasting technology.

iheartradio Introduces Commercial-Free Programming

SAN ANTONIO - Clear Channel Radio today unveiled the latest version of its top-ranked iheartradio mobile application, featuring commercial-free content from top radio personalities, over 750 local radio stations, celebrity-hosted channels, exclusive videos and on-demand traffic reports.

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Radio waves 'make the sky glow': Artificial aurora to be created over western Arctic

The experiment is out of the High-frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) Observatory at Gakona, AK, and is planned for 9:30 p.m. Alaska time. Chris F...

Chertsey Radio Club buys licence to help parents communicate with autistic children

has bought a UK business licence to allow the parents of autistic children to keep in touch with their kids through radio handsets. The idea started when CRC me...

News Feature : OPINION: Why Australia must restore shortwave radio to the Pacific? [18/09/2017

By John Greenshields On our Australian doorstep is an amazing place, Papua New Guinea. Seven of us were there for the month of August, exploring a remote region...

Week Ahead

• Muscle Shoals Amateur Radio Club meeting and amateur radio license exams, 7 p.m., Colbert County Emergency Management Agency, 120 W. Fifth St., Tuscumbia. inf...

Here's Where Cold War Radio Stations Broadcast Spies' Secret Codes

If you tuned into just the right shortwave radio frequency in the 1970s, you might hear a creepy computerized voice reading out a string of numbers. It was the ...

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This site contains links to specialized media information courtesy of NEXUS-International Broadcasting Association (NEXUS-IBA), a non profit org...

Competing Mobilizations: Minsk Promoting Belarusianization; Moscow, Re-Sovietization – OpEd

By Paul Goble Minsk is promoting the Belarusianization of Belarus while Mmoscow is pushing its re-Sovietization. But because both are being imposed from above, ...

Calls To Restore Chinese Name For Tuva Rile Russians – OpEd

Tuva or Bust. It did attract the interest of some when during perestroika, violent clashes between Tuvans and ethnic Russians led to the departure of many of th...

How SES’ O3b mPower system shows future of global connectivity

By Prince Osuagwu LUXEMBOURG-based provider of satellite communications, SES, at the just concluded International Broadcasting Convention, IBC in Netherlands, l...

Voot's Gaurav Gandhi acknowledges Google aid in PWA as it triumphs at IBC

MUMBAI: Content is the king, but technology is the supreme general. Voot has won the coveted International Broadcasting Convention 2017 (IBC2017) Innovation Awa...

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The Intern...

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The Intern...

St. Clair College celebrates enrolment cracking 10K

St. Clair College is crediting an influx of international students as main reason behind the school's record-breaking enrolment this year. The post-secondary in...

Many Ontario voters appear to have parked their votes for now: Robert Fisher

Two weeks ago, MPPs returned to Queen's Park and they've been busy. Daily announcements, the byelection bribery trial in Sudbury, a little mud-slinging in Walto...

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The Intern...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

We're at the End of White Christian America -- What Will That Mean?

America is a Christian nation: this much has always been a political axiom, especially for conservatives. Even someone as godless and immoral as the 45th presid...

Sex-trafficking victim, ministry founder, signs movie deal

Tajuan McCarty, who founded The WellHouse ministry in Birmingham to fight sex trafficking, has signed a deal with a Christian film production company to have a ...

Mike Huckabee and the Rise of Christian Media Under Trump

Huckabee, an early Trump supporter and frequent surrogate for the administration on Fox News, represents a very specific segment of evangelicals: those who are ...

The stark racial and religious divide between Democrats and Republicans, in one chart

The Public Religion Research Institute released a massive new survey of American religious adherence today. Among other things it contained this stunning insigh...

Turkey’s Armenian and Jewish communities struggle for preservation of Princes' Islands

reported. Vatican Radio Construction works will affect the beaches, forests, and former state-owned buildings. In addition to environmental activists, Christian...

Rhett Walker Band Debuts New Single 'I Surrender' Today

Rhett Walker BandCover for Rhett Walker Band's 2017 single "I Surrender." Today is the day that Rhett Walker Band releases their new single to Christian radio, ...

Pope urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

BOGOTA: Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside "hatred and vengeance" and "listen to the poor, to those who suffer" in a nation that is e...

Pope Francis urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to the poor, to those who suffer” in a nation that is emerging ...

Francis urges end to violence, calls for reconciliation in Colombia

Want create site? Find and plugins. Free WordPress Themes Pope Francis urged Colombia’s leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to t...

Why Americans love doomsday prophecies

Here we are again. News reports are abuzz with a “Christian numerologist” suggesting that Sept. 23, 2017, is the fixed date for the end of the world. It could b...

Kurdistan referendum sparks fear in Christians, Yazides and Turkmen

Erbil (AsiaNews) - The Chaldeans of Zirofan battalion protect the Saint Elia church in the Christian area of ​​Erbil without arms. They have the relaxed air. "W...

Sheikh Fizazi VS Brother Rachid on YouTube this October 10

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining for a televised debate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted the Christian TV personality’s challenge. In...

Salafi Cleric Agrees to Debate Controversial Moroccan Christian TV Host

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining Brother Rachid’s call for a televised devate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted to the Christian TV pe...

Alt R&B, Neo-Soul Artist ‘JMSN’ Coming to Bangkok in November

BANGKOK — An American indie R&B, neo-soul artist will perform a gig in Bangkok as a part of his just-announced Asia tour. Michigan-raised but LA-based, singer-s...

Man spent $84,000 in federal money on personal items

Cruise expenses, satellite radio and luxury vehicle repairs were among items a chief financial officer of a New Orleans nonprofit illegally paid for with federa...

Now You Can Turn Your Radio Dial To D.C. Government

isn't the only radio station on the D.C. dial sponsored by a government. As of today, D.C. now has its own station. Called DC Radio and available on 96.3 HD4, i...

Morrissey reveals new single ‘Spent The Day in Bed’

A file picture of British singer Morrissey. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — The former Smiths frontman has unveiled a new single called Spent The Day in Bed. D...

Pandora Hopes That Video Saves the Fading Radio Star

Video Plus allows Pandora's non-paying customers to enjoy some of the perks it offers premium subscribers in exchange for viewing 15 seconds of a video ad. Opti...

Grammy award winner Chris Tomlin coming to capital city

Christian music superstar Chris Tomlin will be performing on Dec. 1 in the Capital City to help raise money for Baptist Hospice, a faith-based, not-for-profit h...

Digital network helps Tibetan town stay in touch

Communicating with the 502 residents in Trashi Thongmon community used to be a problem. Calling all of the 135 households was time-consuming and expensive. Maki...

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act 22 Sep 14:58

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act. The UK government has offered more deta...

Joy Prime To Unveil New Morning Show

Joy Prime, one of the leading indigenous entertainment channels on free-to-air digital television service, Multi TV is set to unveil a new morning TV show accor...

StarTimes to assemble decoders/TV in Nigeria

Anna Okon. Digital terrestrial television and satellite television service provider, StarTimes, is set to commence local assembling of decoders and television s...

SWITCHED ON The best TV packages for reality TV addicts, boxset bingers and Sport fans If you aren’t careful you might end up paying hundreds of pounds for channels you don’t watch. Here is our guide to paid-for TV curated to your needs

LOOKING for a new TV deal, here are a few tips from Which? on how to get started: What channels and shows do you like to watch? Do you want premium sport or fil...

Apple Watch 3 has connectivity issues just as shipments start

By Ken Hanly 5 hours ago in Technology As shipments of Apple's new Series 3 smart watch begin the watch is experiencing difficulties in certain situations with ...

iPhone 8 A Flop? New iPhone, Apple Watch Series 3 Releases Today

The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the Apple Watch Series 3 are now available in stores after the gadgets were revealed last week. While the iPhone 8 is the newest...

Apple’s new gadgets get exceptionally grumpy reviews

Early sales in Asia may indicate that first-adopters are holding out for the iPhone X, and that preorders for the iPhone 8 may be lagging behind its predecessor...

iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 Launch: Is iPhone 8 A Flop?

The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the Apple Watch Series 3 are now available in stores after the gadgets were revealed last week. While the iPhone 8 is the newest...

Apple Watch Series 3 first look: So far, no LTE problems

At its launch event, Apple said the crystal housing for the heart rate sensor is just "two sheets of paper" thicker than last year's Series 2. The difference is...

Guided by THE LIGHT

Four new television dramas will show next week on Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS), each paying tribute to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyad...

TV Series Takes On Drama Of 2015 New York Prison Break

Actors playing corrections officers get instructions from a member of Ben Stiller's production crew on Wednesday. (Zach Hirsch/North Country Public Radio) Danne...

Ukraine slashes funding for public broadcasting

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) joins Ukrainian civil society in condemning plans to halve state funding for public broadcasting in the 2018 budget that the pri...

Orbán called on Hungarians to participate in the government’s public survey on the “Soros plan”

, in an interview to public radio on Friday, called on Hungarians to participate in the government’s public survey on the “Soros plan”. The survey will help the...

Oklahoma Police Shoot Deaf, Blind Man As Neighbors Yell 'He Can't Hear!'

Police in Oklahoma on Tuesday night shot and killed a deaf man that they claimed was advancing toward them with a metal pipe, although witnesses present told th...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

ICYMI: UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra, which the Indigenous People of Biafra uses to preach hate against the ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed Sunday Oladapo Kayode/BJO/NAN. The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pi...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) uses to preach hate agains...