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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 »

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1940s transmitter finds new home in old jail

Bill Steele is a collector of odd things. A year ago, for example, he bought the site of the last double hanging in New Brunswick. His latest purchase is less m...

North Korea’s eerie coded messages RETURN to airwaves ahead of Olympics

Gentle music followed by a stern voice reading out orders apparently from a spy’s code book have once again been drifting over on shortwave radio from Kim Jong-...

The simple new device promising to treat chronic pain

A small, wearable device, the size of a 20-cent coin, claims to help patients suffering from chronic muscle and joint pain. ActiPatch uses pulsed electromagneti...

BBC launches Ethiopian and Eritrean radio services

The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritreans. The BB...

BBC launches Ethiopian, Eritrean radio services

. LONDON: The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritre...

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

Paul Goble

is a longtime specialist on ethnic and religious questions in Eurasia. Most recently, he was director of research and publications at the Azerbaijan Diplomatic ...

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Now, 70 years later, however, a similar idea has surfaced but in the Russian Federation rather than in the United States as a result of the decision of the orga...

Obasanjo to Buhari: fight corruption on your nose

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has launched another attack at President Muhammadu Buhari over his administration’s handling of anti-corruption fight. In his...

Start-up launches first ever dark chocolate infused with saffron

“Traceability, food safety standards and freshness are big question marks in the spices industry because only a few individual spices have standardized internat...

IFF Q4 results: Sweet and savory modulation portfolio sales increase ..

15 Feb 2018 --- International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) has released its financial results and strategic achievements for the fourth quarter and full year...

Hagymatikum as Europe’s best family bath

According to Makó Hiradó , British magazine LuxuryTravelGuide has elected Hagymatikum from Makó, Hungary as the best family-friendly bath in Europe in 2018. The...

Half of Hungarians able to put some money aside – promising economic news

reports that Hungarians are more optimistic about economic matters than in the past, which is proven by recent statistical data, too. The international report o...

33 Food and Agriculture Organizations Building a Better Food System in Washington, D.C.

The 4th Annual Washington, D.C. Food Tank Summit is just around the corner, and we’re excited to hear from, collaborate with, and meet our member organizations ...

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...

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...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logos

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his...

Evangelical Cruz challenger vows a change of 'style'

WASHINGTON Amid talk of a Democratic "blue wave" threatening Republicans in 2018, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz faces a new conservative challenge from an unexpected...

Santa arrives in Sundance Square

A store manager at Skip's Grocery Store located at 2900 Skyline Drive in the Sansom Park area believes he might have caught the image of a ghost on the store's ...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

TV association requests aid measures for a third time

The Digital TV Operators Association has doubled down on pressuring the government to overhaul the country's broadcasting industry, which they say is facing imp...

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

The latest roll-out builds on previous successes of TVWS-powered wireless broadband services on the Isle of Arran , and an ongoing pilot project in Llanarth in ...

Solving Israel’s first responders’ communication crisis

When the world had to transition from an analog to digital television system, there was, naturally, a flurry of panic and confusion. But what happens when a man...

StarTimes offers 50% discount on subscription

Digital television provider, StarTimes , has announced the commencement of its 2017 Christmas promotion in a bid to entice new and existing subscribers across t...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

Can you hear me now? Not likely if you’re in this Fort Worth neighborhood

Petersen said he can be driving on Old Granbury Road, getting close to his neighborhood, and his call will drop. The neighborhood heard of plans for a new cell ...

Trai eyes lifting infra-band spectrum cap; move may benefit Vodafone-Idea Cellular entity

In a move that promotes optimum spectrum efficiency and utilisation as well as encourages consolidation in the sector, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India...

Why Denver International Airport has the best cellular service in the city of Denver

The city may have terrible mobile service, but somehow Denver’s airport reigns supreme. Why? DAS. More than 1 million travelers passing through Denver Internat...

Trai favours removing cap on spectrum holding by telcos

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday recommended the removal of the intra-band cap of 50 per cent spectrum holding by operators in a circ...

Trai wants spectrum holding caps eased

fears the 25 per cent cap might restrict the capability to purchase additional spectrum in auctions. In the last auction held in October last year, there was no...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Both organizations stressed the importance of providing a safe, professional workplace. Rose joins a lengthening list of media figures who have lost jobs becaus...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

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...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...