Shortwave IT!

Thursday, Apr 26th

Last update09:17:41 AM GMT

Digital Digital radio

Digital Radio

Trade unions air radio pay grievance

A number of presenters on RTE’s digital radio stations are not being paid, despite being promised in 2016 their situation would be rectified “by the end of the year”. The four stations — RTE Gold, RTE Pulse, 2XM and RTEjr — were launched in 2008 and play different formats of music.

Trade unions air radio pay grievance

A number of presenters on RTE’s digital radio stations are not being paid, despite being promised in 2016 their situation would be rectified “by the end of the year”. The four stations — RTE Gold, RTE Pulse, 2XM and RTEjr — were launched in 2008 and play different formats of music.

Nollywood actress, Somkele Iyamah lands a big deal

MULTICHOICE Nigeria,has unveiled Nollywood actress, Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama, as the latest brand ambassador of its DStv Explora 2. The Nollywood IT girl will play the lead roles in soon to be released DStv Explora 2 campaign materials which include TV, Out-of-home, digital, radio and press adverts.

Radio Caroline DJ broadcasts from The Forum in Norwich as part of special roadshow

Emperor Rosko, who was also one of the founding DJs of Radio 1, broadcast from The Forum today as part of the Last Pirate FM roadshow which is raising awareness of Remember A Charity In Your Will Week 2017. Emperor Rosko, whose real name is Mike Pasternak, played at Norwich’s legendary Orford Cellar....

Radio Caroline DJ broadcasts from The Forum in Norwich as part of special roadshow

Emperor Rosko, who was also one of the founding DJs of Radio 1, broadcast from The Forum today as part of the Last Pirate FM roadshow which is raising awareness of Remember A Charity In Your Will Week 2017. Emperor Rosko, whose real name is Mike Pasternak, played at Norwich’s legendary Orford Cellar....

Adobe pushes toward a future of digital ads in the driver’s seat

Washington: Adobe Systems has helped companies tackle digital marketing on computers and smartphones. Now it wants the next key device: your car. New services unveiled Monday to help businesses analyse data from web-enabled autos thrust Adobe into competition with big rivals such as Alphabet’s Google, which provides software inside vehicles.

Fancy another space in which to be exposed to digital marketing? Think: your car

San Francisco — Adobe Systems has helped companies tackle digital marketing on computers and smartphones. Now, it wants the next key device: your car. On Monday, the company announced new services that would help businesses use the reams of data in vehicles tied to advancements in voice....

New digital radio station launches

A NEW digital radio station covering York and North Yorkshire is to go live this week. The online radio station, YO1 Radio will take to the airwaves on Tuesday, September 12. The stations promises to “showcase new artists, local businesses and community events”.

Adobe wants to bring digital marketing to your car Bloomberg

© Getty Images Adobe is trying to reach beyond traditional gadgets with its marketing-services arm. (Bloomberg) -- Adobe Systems Inc. has helped companies tackle digital marketing on computers and smartphones. Now, it wants the next key device: your car.

Adobe Wants to Bring Digital Marketing to Your Car

Adobe Systems Inc. has helped companies tackle digital marketing on computers and smartphones. Now, it wants the next key device: your car. The company on Monday announced new services that will help businesses use the reams of data in vehicles tied to advancements in voice capabilities, infotainment applications and, eventually, self-driving cars.

BookMyShow Adds Music Streaming, Digital radio in Jukebox

BookMyShow had recently launched its audio entertainment offering—Jukebox. The platform has now introduced a wide variety of digital audio shows on its platform. In addition to downloading favourite songs, Jukebox will now enable its listeners to listen to curated BookMyShow original audio shows and licenced content.

Tiverton radio to take on Tony Blackburn with announcement of Len Deniro as Friday night host

A Tiverton radio station has launched a move to compete against the BBC and their signing of Tony Blackburn by announcing their own new Friday night host. After approaching TV and music legend Des O’Connor without reply, they have instead contracted leading cruise ship comedian Len Deniro for the 9pm Friday slot.

Hong Kong Replaces BBC World Service with Chinese State Radio

HONG KONG – Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) Tuesday canceled all its digital radio broadcasts and replaced a 24-hours BBC World Service radio channel – that has been running for 39 years – with China National Radio’s Mandarin-language broadcast, fueling fears of China’s growing influence in the former British colony.

Take advantage of digital revolution

President and Chairman of Groupe Nduom (GN), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has called on Ghanaians to take advantage of the digital revolution which the world has embraced and not leave the opportunities there to foreigners only to takeover. According to him, if Ghanaians refuse to take advantage of the....

HONG KONG RADIO

Radio Television Hong Kong on Tuesday canceled all its digital radio broadcasts and replaced the 24-hour BBC World Service radio channel - that has been running for 39 years - with China National Radio's Mandarin-language broadcast, fueling fears of China's growing influence in the former British colony.

Hong Kong Broadcaster's Decision To Drop BBC Prompts Anger

One of the last vestiges of Hong Kong's colonial past is going silent. The territory's public broadcaster will pull the plug on a 24-hour stream of the BBC World Service, replacing it with state-controlled media from China. A spokesperson for Radio Television Hong Kong, known as RTHK, says the....

RTHK axes Hong Kong’s digital channels as they fail to attract sizeable audience

The short-lived era of digital radio in Hong Kong has come to an end, with public broadcaster RTHK closing its remaining channels from midnight after it failed to attract a significant audience. With the five remaining digital channels – DAB 31 to 35 – taken off air, some affected programmes were slated to move to FM channels in a reshuffle.

RTHK axes Hong Kong’s digital channels as they fail to attract sizeable audience

Hong Kong’s public broadcaster RTHK will shut its remaining digital radio channels from Monday after it failed to find a significant audience, ending a short-lived era of the service in the city. At midnight September 4, RTHK is to cease broadcasting five remaining digital channels – DAB 31 to 35 –....

SIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC. : Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement (form 8-K)

Item 1.02 Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement. As previously announced, on August 2, 2017 Sirius XM Radio Inc. ("SiriusXM") issued a redemption notice pursuant to the indenture governing its 5.25% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes") to redeem all of the outstanding 2022 Notes.

Help for vital services

POLICE and emergency services in regional Victoria will have access to the state’s digital radio network from next year, eliminating key black spots and increasing security and audio clarity. Victoria Police, Victoria State Emergency Service, Life Saving Victoria, Corrections Victoria and Country....

Cops to talk in secret on new radios

Police have welcomed the introduction of digital radios to the North East in 2018, allowing officers to communicate without crooks listening to their conversations. The current radio system is accessible to listeners online and via mobile apps, but the Victorian government has announced the....

Frontier Smart Technologies Group Ltd.

Frontier Smart Technologies Group Ltd. is a technology company, which provides digital radio and smart audio solutions, such as chips, modules and software for consumer audio devices. Its Frontier Silicon segment develops, manufactures and sells digital radio and Internet radio technologies.

Local radio favourites Hopps and Chapple to reunite on air for first time in seven years

A much-loved radio duo who parted on-air company seven years ago after being made redundant by Heart are set to reunite. Paul Hopper and James Chapple - AKA Hopps and Chapple - will be back on North Devon's airwaves from this Monday on radio station. The Voice The pair are set to host the community....

RADIO ON THE DIGITAL CLIFF: A Study of the Changing Audio Entertainment Paradigm and Radio's Response

NEW YORK Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Highly respected music industry expert, and head of the Steinhardt Music Business Program at New York University Larry Miller , released a special report today, titled PARADIGM SHIFT: WHY RADIO MUST ADAPT TO THE RISE OF DIGITAL, which details the current state of terrestrial radio in the United States .

'WOW!" House: $1.1M Mediterranean Estate Has Pebble-Stone Pool, XM Stereo Throughout

MARIETTA, GA -- This 7,000+ square foot palace features a pebble-tech pool, a gym, a rec room and more. Address: Price: $1,150,000; Square Feet: 7403; Bedrooms: 5; Bathrooms: 4 Full and 1 Half Baths; Built: 1980; Features: Fantastic Opportunity in ACC on a private cul-de-sac! One Level Living with....

Minister admits police radio 'vulnerable' after transmission jammed during chase

Vulnerabilities in Victoria's regional police radio system were exposed when a hacker interrupted the frequency during a car chase, the police minister says. Impersonating an officer, the hacker interfered during a pursuit sparked by an alleged attempted armed robbery of a shop in Sale on Tuesday evening.

Page 9 of 132

A Candy From Mars and America's Sweetness

In the early 1980s, my family would gather at night around our battery-powered shortwave radio, listening to Voice of America. Back then I knew the broadcast on...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

thewharf Violinist Philippa Mo brings classical music to Bermondsey’s Shortwave Cafe Philippa Mo’s six-year-old self was initially drawn to the violin for its shape, not its sound....

But a biscuit factory in Bermondsey might be Philippa’s favourite stage yet. The 42-year-old has curated a series of six classical concerts at the building’s Sh...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 10, Pages 596: Feasibility of Estimating Cloudy-Sky Surface Longwave Net Radiation Using Satellite-Derived Surface Shortwave Net Radiation

Abstract Surface longwave net radiation (LWNR) is a vital component in the surface radiation budget. Major progress has been made in the estimations of clear-sk...

Get on world radio & TV now!

Get on world radio & TV now!

Why this site?

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

New advertising levy on TV channels urged to fund Irish content

and TG4 , “to be acceptable on competition and fairness grounds”. Those broadcasters could then apply to the BAI to use the funds generated by the levy to make ...

New levy on ‘opt-out’ television channels urged for funding of Irish content

The broadcasting regulator should place a levy on television channels that sell advertising in the Irish market and then use the sums raised to fund Irish conte...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 [th] , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreeme...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 th , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreement ...

Women listed as inventors in third of global patent filings: UN

The UN on Thursday hailed a significant increase in women listed as inventors in global patent filings over the past decade, but warned a pronounced gender gap ...

Wellington school to completely drop NCEA in favour of Cambridge exams

A private girls' school says it's the first in Wellington to drop NCEA assessments altogether in favour of another system. Principal of Chilton Saint James Scho...

Nationwide raids round up illegal foreigners

Pol Maj Gen Surachet Hakpal, deputy commissioner of tourist police, oversees the interrogation of foreign suspects at a hotel in Bangkok, one of 118 locations r...

Arthur eager for Pakistan to resume full home cricket schedule

Nine years on from the armed attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore, Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur says he hopes "we're really close" to the world's leading ...

MIL-OSI USA: International Intellectual Property Day

Source: US International Trade Administration. This post contains external links. Please review our external linking policy. By Stevan Mitchell, Director, Offic...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music statio...

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadc...

A Christian Awakening?

Last week at Wheaton College, an evangelical school in Illinois, evangelicals met to discuss the events of our time and the future of the church. The only thing...

Church and State Church of The Donald Never mind Fox. Trump’s most reliable media mouthpiece is now Christian TV. By Ruth Graham

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. The Music City campus of the Trinity Broadcasting Network is about a half-hour drive from Music City itself, in a placid Nashville suburb ...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Singer Princess Farida back with a new song

This was the second time Farida was touring the US. Her first time was in 2014, when she got an invitation from the popular American CBN (Christian Broadcasting...

All media houses adhere to the same laws, there are no sacre...

A few months ago, a local Christian radio station, Amazing Grace, aired a controversial sermon that attracted a flurry of condemnations, especially among women....

African press review 25 April 2018

Will today's strike by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) bring the nation to a standstill? The Israeli government scraps plans to forcibly de...

Amazing Grace radio station loses licence

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) on Tuesday revoked the broadcasting licence of Amazing Grace Christian Radio. The revocation, according to RURA Spo...

Rwanda shuts radio station for airing hateful sermon against women

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority on Tuesday announced the revocation of the broadcasting license of a local radio station after airing a sermon that was pe...

Rwanda revokes the licence for Christian radio accused of hate

Amazing Grace FM Head Office in Kigali. Rwanda's communication regulator has revoked the broadcasting licence of the Christian radio station for breaching broad...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

PRIEST QUESTIONS FIJI’S NEW CHRISTIAN TV STATION

. SUVA, Fiji Islands (January 31, 2002 – Radio Australia)---Fiji’s first 24-hour Christian television station has begun broadcasting, amid concerns over the typ...

'Make America Christian Again': How religious nationalism explains the rise of Donald Trump

Christian nationalism has played a central role in the popular rise of Donald Trump and will continue to do so, according to a new report by three US sociologis...

Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition

. Current: Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition. Christian TV producers Mark Bu...

Comedian Tom Papa returning to CityStage

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, television, radio and podcasts, as...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Southington police upgrade from analog to digital radios

SOUTHINGTON — A recent switch from analog to digital radio communications is the final piece of a $2 million upgrade designed to give the police department bett...

StarTimes Ghana Presents Real LED TV, 20 Deco...

StarTimes Ghana have presented a jumbo Real LED TV and 20 decoders to the Sports Writers Association of Ghana [SWAG] as their contribution in sponsoring the 43r...

More Ghanaians Prefer Flat Screen TV Now

A Satellite Monitor Study has revealed that more Ghanaians have switched to the usage of flat screen digital television sets from the old analogue type 'hunchba...

Airtel Digital TV numbers up

BENGALURU: Indian telecom player Bharti Airtel Ltd (Airtel) reported 9.5 per cent and 10.7 per cent growth in operating revenue for its Airtel Digital TV Servic...

SES expands its reach in Ghana to four million TV homes

Despite Ghana’s slow transition from analogue to digital terrestrial, satellite operator, SES, has succeeded in breaking the digitization market by reaching fou...

Regime rescues digital TV firms

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) will allow digital TV operators to transfer their licences to other private companies as part of measures to res...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

(RTTNews) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year. Tota...

Huawei’s P20 Pro and MediaPad M5 launched

HUAWEI Consumer Business Group launched in Saudi Arabia its new phone “Huawei P20 Pro”, the first smartphone with a triple-lens camera co-engineered with Leica,...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

SEOUL (dpa-AFX) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

The "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. SK Telecom announced on December ...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" SK Telecom announced on December 15 l...

Danish Court Sentences Inventor To Life For Woman's Murder In 'Submarine Case'

15 hrs ago Read more: New Hampshire Public Radio - The submarine UC3 Nautilus of Danish inventor Peter Madsen sits in Copenhagen, Denmark. A court has sentenced...

Ex-Minneapolis cop intends to plead not guilty in killing

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible assault intends to plead ...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

Feds shut down pirate radio station 'Big City' in Roxbury

Calling itself "Big City," a pirate radio station was shut down Monday after authorities warned the operators numerous times it was operating illegally and inte...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...