Shortwave IT!

Friday, Apr 27th

Last update09:17:41 AM GMT

Satellite Satellite radio

Satellite radio

Why investors may want to start tuning in to satellite radio

Globe and MailWhy investors may want to start tuning in to satellite radioGlobe and MailConsolidation in the Canadian satellite radio market is finally about to take shape after the CRTC this week gave its blessing to the merger of Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc.'s XSR-T and Sirius Canada Inc., The combined company, ...and more »

Reader: Colorado Public Radio, big market systems should be taken off federal dole

Reader: Colorado Public Radio, big market systems should be taken off federal doleWestword (blog)With today's satellite radio and multiple tv channels available, the essential nature of the Public Broadcasting Act has therefore (I'll be the first to say it) DIMINISHED in importance, but only in larger markets. I think that most major market Public ...and more »

Stern Suit Against Sirius XM Marches On

Stern Suit Against Sirius XM Marches On - New Filing AvailableSiriusBuzz.comThe filing, brief in nature, is simply stating the fact that Sirius XM Satellite Radio was officially served, and therefor aware that action is required on their part. As yet there is no official record that Sirius XM has responded to the suit. ...

Record Store Day: A Celebration of Independence and Music Fandom

PopMattersRecord Store Day: A Celebration of Independence and Music FandomPopMatters... of independent music retailers, fosters an appreciation for a more nostalgic time, when the record store was the focal point of interaction and served as a primary channel, before iTunes, hype blogs, and satellite radio for discovering new music. ...and more »

Broadcasters battle FCC for airwaves

Broadcasters battle FCC for airwavesVarietyLast year, radio stations were fighting against another proposal: A plan whereby they would be required to pay artists when their songs were played over the air, just as they are for streaming and satellite radio. It, too, was a showdown. ...and more »

Harker Heights Event Center presents THE Comedy Show

Killeen Daily HeraldHarker Heights Event Center presents THE Comedy ShowKilleen Daily HeraldHe is a regular on Jamie Foxx's Foxxhole satellite radio show. Observational comedian Cole has appeared on NBC's "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien" and "Showtime at the Apollo," and his own 2007 Comedy Central special, among numerous other shows and ...

Traffic control problem hits flights

Stuff.co.nzTraffic control problem hits flightsStuff.co.nzAs a safety precaution departing flights were held on the ground at some airports and those already in the air continued on their routes using standby satellite radio, Ms Hawkey said. Flights continued to be displayed on the radar system and the system ...and more »

East Coast premiere for 'Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Comedy Tour' set for ...

Syracuse.com (blog)East Coast premiere for 'Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Comedy Tour' set for ...Syracuse.com (blog)She's hosted her own show on Sirius satellite radio, since 2004. Miller can talk politics; her father was William E. Miller, who ran as the vice presidential candidate on Gary Goldwater's failed 1964 bid for the White House. And she's an upstater, too, ...

Sirius XM to broadcast horse racing's Triple Crown

Sirius XM to broadcast horse racing's Triple CrownDigital HomeSubscription satellite radio listeners will hear HRRN's broadcast of the 137th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 7, the 136th Preakness Stakes on Saturday, May 21, and the 143rd Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 11. All three race broadcasts will air live ...and more »

Busted Open satellite radio show with Mickie James

Busted Open satellite radio show with Mickie JamesProWrestling.netJames on her match at Lockdown and wrestling with a separated shoulder: "I'm really excited about it. I'm going in there with a separated shoulder and hopefully be able to tough through the match. I'm feeling better every day honestly and trying to get ...and more »

TSN Radio Part 2: The Line Up

TSN Radio Part 2: The Line UpSports HazeThis will come in great, especially if you don't have a satellite radio. The NHL and NBA playoffs are coming up, as well as the MLB season just kicked off. I refer to this as a constant sports update. Jason will cover the topics from the day of sports, ...

New music April 12, 2011: Foo Fighters, Paul Simon, k.d. lang, Little Scream ...

New music April 12, 2011: Foo Fighters, Paul Simon, k.d. lang, Little Scream ...Montreal GazetteThe Afterlife, Simon's wittiest and coolest song in at least a couple of decades, was on satellite radio and the Net a few weeks before its official appearance on his 11th album, out today. And with that superbly funky and instantly memorable track, ...and more »

Cheaper Alternatives Signal Trouble for Sirius XM Radio

Cheaper Alternatives Signal Trouble for Sirius XM RadioSeeking AlphaIn December, the company's golden goose, Howard Stern, signed a new five-year deal worth an estimated $400 million to stay with the satellite radio provider amid speculation that he'd leave to sign a $600 million deal with Apple's (AAPL) iTunes, ...

Support public radio, win a DVD

Support public radio, win a DVDLouisville Courier-Journal (blog)I pay for satellite radio, which delivers Bob Edwards, Cat Talk and Whad'Ya Know? And I download podcasts of Fresh Air, Garrison Keillor, and This American Life to listen to on my iPod. But those sources can't replace WFPL for Morning Edition and All ...

Score Media Reports Growth in Revenue, EBITDA and Net Income in Q2

Score Media Reports Growth in Revenue, EBITDA and Net Income in Q2Canada NewsWire (press release)Sports on its NHL® Trade Deadline Day coverage; from Puck Daddy's in-depth analysis throughout the day on theScore Satellite Radio™ SIRIUS Channel 98 and streamed online on theScore.com and Yahoo! Sports along with regular TV updates from Sid Seixeiro ...and more »

HOPKINS: Returning (again) to my radio roots

HOPKINS: Returning (again) to my radio rootsTonawanda NewsIt's alumni weekend at WBNY, 91.3 on your FM dial for those of you who aren't familiar with it or have switched to satellite radio. I've written about the station in this space each of the last two years, so it looks like I've started a tradition. ...

Science Proves our First Impressions Right

Science Proves our First Impressions RightNewsReleaseWire.com (press release)Her passion for communication has brought her to lecture at Harvard, Yale, and MIT; she frequently appears as guest expert in media such as BusinessWeek, Crain's New York, Bloomberg or Sirius Satellite Radio. Her topics of expertise include charisma ...

Is Livio's Kit a cheap SiriusXM replacement?

CNETIs Livio's Kit a cheap SiriusXM replacement?CNETBut for those who live in areas where the coverage is good, you do have a tremendous amount Internet radio stations to choose from, and in many ways a solution like this could serve as a free alternative to satellite radio. (See complete directory of ...Livio Radio Announces Internet Radio Application for AndroidTMC Netall 4 news articles »

Chevrolet HHR spells funky fun frugality

Chevrolet HHR spells funky fun frugalityWashington ExaminerI drove the low-end model and was impressed that it came with such extras as XM Satellite Radio, tire pressure monitoring system, anti-theft system and an adjustable steering wheel. There are plenty more options available -- many standard on the other ...

Merlin Agrees $Multi-Million Copyright Infringement Settlement With XM

Merlin Agrees $Multi-Million Copyright Infringement Settlement With XMMusic Indistry News NetworkThe global independent music agency Merlin has agreed to a settlement of a long-running dispute with XM Satellite Radio over the Pioneer Inno recordable radio receiver and other similar recording devices. Merlin has fought on for the independent ...

T-Mobile undercuts rivals on 'unlimited' plan

T-Mobile undercuts rivals on 'unlimited' planCNET (blog)Not every day mind you, just a few movies a week, plus some satellite radio over internet. But it took me over 2GB added to my normal monthly usage. by jdoubleL April 13, 2011 9:34 AM PDT Please find the portion of the following definition of ...and more »

BBC World Service 'too valuable' to be cut

BBC World Service 'too valuable' to be cutTechRadar UKThe Committee says that the World Service, which provides global broadcasts in a host of languages on satellite radio, online or through podcasts and mobile apps, gives the UK a vital diplomatic edge. "The value of the World Service in promoting the UK ...and more »

Sirius XM Rocks Harder Than You Think

Sirius XM Rocks Harder Than You ThinkMotley FoolThey're promotional bursts of programming that remind subscribers that satellite radio can be nimble and immersive. However, there are a few interesting tweaks this time. The channel will have two weeks on receivers, but it will be closer to a ...

Sirius XM vs Cable TV; It's Not Fair

Sirius XM vs Cable TV; It's Not FairSatwaves Pro (subscription)Sirius XM investors often make the comparison between the potential in satellite radio to that of the current success of cable TV. But is it truly a fair comparison? It may or may not be. In this article I try to see how they measure ...and more »

Canadian Satellite Radio: Q2 losses flat as revenues grow

Canadian Satellite Radio: Q2 losses flat as revenues growCTV.caTORONTO — XM Canada's parent company Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (TSX:XSR) says adjusted operating losses held steady in the second quarter as revenues grew 13.4 per cent. The subscription radio company, which is in the process of acquiring ...

SEC counts staggering revenue from television/media rights

SEC counts staggering revenue from television/media rightsSportingNews.com(AP Photo) According to the league's IRS filings from September 2009 to August 2010 obtained by The Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Miss., the SEC earned $153.3 million from television and satellite radio rights. That number dwarfs the league filing from ...and more »

Page 7 of 177

Atmosphere, Vol. 9, Pages 163: Using Shortwave Radiation to Evaluate the HARMONIE-AROME Weather Model

Abstract Evaluation of global shortwave irradiance forecasts from the HARMONIE-AROME weather prediction model is presented in this paper. We give examples of ho...

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...

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 ...

Audit Committee Consultation

The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a consultation report inviting input to a possible Good Practices Report on how i...

USCIS New Policy Shuts Down STEM OPT Training at Third Party Sites

The extension of the Optional Practical Training (OPT) program for international students with degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STE...

A small plane has made a dramatic emergency landing on a Canadian highway

A light aircraft has made an emergency landing on a highway, shocking passing motorists and passengers on a train. The twin-engine plane was on its way to Calga...

Being Jeff Bezos Means Never Apologizing About Profits

Amazon has a reputation for spending as much money as it can get its hands on, and that reputation is deserved. The company has poured money into building up it...

UN council heads to Bangladesh and Myanmar to see Rohingya

Britain's U.N. ambassador, Karen Pierce, said the most important thing is that the body charged with maintaining international peace and security "can see for i...

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...