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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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Barrett Communications-HF & VHF Tactical Communications

Barrett Communications designs and manufactures a complete range of secure high-frequency (HF) and very high-frequency (VHF) tactical communication solutions th...

Barrett Communications Launches Advanced 4075 High-Power HF transmitter

Barrett Communications have announced the release of their latest product, the advanced Barrett 4075 High-Power High-Frequency (HF) transmitter. E-mail and mess...

Australian senate rejects bill to restore ABC shortwave

The bill would have required the ABC to restore its shortwave transmission services which the broadcaster ended in January this year. This move was described in...

EDXC Radio 2017, to air today

1 hr ago Read more: MT Shortwave Central EDXC Radio 2017 on air today Wednesday 9th August 2017 with few short 15 minute tests on 9290 and/or 9270 kHz starting ...

A Naval officer and a Goan boat wants to sail around the world with nothing but a sextant

Divar: One would think that 151 days at sea was sufficient solitude for a lifetime, but maritime reconnaissance pilot Abhilash Tomy has different ideas. Not con...

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By Paul Goble Russia’s leading human rights groups say that ethnic Russians are now actively discriminating against ethnic Ukrainians even though Vladimir Putin...

North Korea Says Army Is "On Standby Waiting For An Order Of Attack"

Global markets are closed for the weekend, so we will need to wait until tomorrow evening to see how investors react to the latest back-and-forth between the No...

FSB Demands Detailed Personal Information On Russians Using Social Networks – OpEd

The draft order ( http://regulation.gov.ru/projects#npa=18013 ) which has been issued by the communications ministry and is slated to take effect next July will...

North Korea Issues "Emergency Standby Orders" To Civil Defense Units: Report

With markets about to close for the next 2 days, the question on every trader's mind is: " should i carry risk over the weekend, or should I dump it all in case...

Maria talks suspension

Back in 2016, ESPN reported the 30-year-old Russian professional tennis player was suspended for two years by the International Tennis Federation. She was teste...

Hudgens levies fines for deadly explosion at Augusta sperm bank

Fines have been levied against gas supplier Airgas USA after an investigation into a deadly explosion at an Augusta, Ga., sperm bank. In an official report, Ins...

Quebec minister condemns rise of far-right movement in province

Quebec’s far-right movement is harming the province and its image on the international stage, Christine St-Pierre, Quebec’s minister of International Relations,...

Fiji follows convention

FIJI is one of 12 countries of the Pacific Meteorological Council (PMC) that has complied with the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS...

INDEPENDENT consultants have valued Fiji's 2016 domestic kava market at $330 million, far outstripping international sugar exports that generated $103m and mineral water exports that accounted for $214m in the same year. more...

INDEPENDENT consultants have valued Fiji's 2016 domestic kava market at $330 million, far outstripping international sugar exports that generated $103m and mine...

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...

Why are Christian pastors endorsing Trump's North Korea war threat?

As we stand on the brink of fire and fury, we're also hearing a lot of fire and brimstone. This week, a Central Indiana pastor, Marc Monte, took to Twitter to p...

Pat Robertson hospitalized after falling from horse

Pat Robertson, the founder of the Christian Broadcasting Network and a familiar face on its flagship program The 700 Club, has been hospitalized, CBN announced ...

CBN's Pat Robertson injured while

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Doctors say Pat Robertson from CBN is expected to make a full recovery after he was injured while horseback riding Friday. Accordi...

J.K Rowling Has Fiery Literary Response To Pastor Supporting Donald Trump’s ‘Fire And Fury’

The Bible has been used to promote peace, understanding and compassion in the world. But the very same scriptures have also been used in the past to , author ...

Swarens: The 'fire and fury' of today's Christian pastors

As we stand on the brink of fire and fury, we're also hearing a lot of fire and brimstone. This week, a Central Indiana pastor took to Twitter to proclaim: "N K...

Clay Crosse Releases New Single ‘I Will Trust in You,’ Inspired by John 16:33

Clay CrosseCover for Clay Crosse's 2017 single "I Will Trust In You." Veteran Contemporary Christian recording artist Clay Crosse is releasing a new single to C...

Unbelievable?: Meet the man who puts atheists on Christian radio

Justin Brierley knows a thing or two about miracles: each week, he manages to get atheists to listen to Christian radio. But, as you probably guessed, it's not ...

Police re-enactment with Hoddle St killer Julian Knight

. Posted August 09, 2017 11:21:25. A police re-enactment with Hoddle Street murderer Julian Knight the day after he killed seven people and injured 19 others in...

Unbelievable?: Meet the man who puts atheists on Christian radio

Justin Brierley knows a thing or two about miracles: each week, he manages to get atheists to listen to Christian radio. But, as you probably guessed, it's not ...

Meet the man who puts atheists on Christian radio

Justin Brierley knows a thing or two about miracles: eacj=g week, he manages to get atheists to listen to Christian radio. But, as you probably guessed, it's no...

Christian TV to Sean Spicer: People are wondering how to pray for you

Spicer appeared via a video feed standing under the hot morning sun in the White House courtyard, where he fielded friendly questions about health care, the Rus...

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat – The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. ...

This apocalyptic Korean Christian group goes by different names. Critics say it's just a cult.

A visit with Chairman Lee. The members of Shinchonji call him “Chairman Lee,” or just “the chairman.” In church literature, he is also variously identified as “...

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice , brings something new to New Port Richey this month. Beginning July 23, the vocal...

Christian TV In Russia Bribes LGBT To Leave The Country

Christian TV In Russia Offers To Pay LGBT To Leave The Country For Good. Russia’s religious TV channel is offering to send LGBT Russians abroad for good, so th...

SIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC. : Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)

Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement. On August 16, 2017 , our subsidiary, Sirius XM Radio Inc. ("SiriusXM"), issued $250 million aggregate prin...

MIB: Set up cable TV regulatory panels, Century, Chinar & Pan India among 6 FM licences revoked

NEW DELHI: The information and broadcasting ministry has issued directions to states to set up district-level and state-level monitoring committees to regulate ...

China aiding Africa’s digital migration

The latest report of Digital Television Forecast in Sub-Sahara Africa released by Digital Television Study in England shows that digital television household pe...

Digital radio in Hong Kong dies with bow out of RTHK channels

. Hong Kong’s last remaining digital radio channels will go off the air next month, public broadcaster RTHK announced on Friday, putting the final nail in the ...

Rep. Ruben Gallego: Trump Is An ‘Absolute Racist’

Representative Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) waves after addressing the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 27, 2016. REUTERS/Scott A...

GOTv adds three new free-to-air channels

Speaking on the launch of the channels, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, said: “We are very excited about our new channel offerings and the ro...

Pay TV Revolution: Nigerians To Save N9.34tr From Subscriptions

It has been estimated that about 29 million households may be free from the yoke of pay television monthly subscriptions when the Nigeria Broadcasting Corporati...

Pay TV subs in Kenya soar in wake of digital migration

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya’s migration to digital TV has maintained an upward trajectory, registering tremendous growth as subscription to pay TV soars. More Ken...

Czech Republic

LONDON Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Czech government proposes laws to reduce mobile voice and data charges The Czech Republic has a sophisticated telecom marke...

Czech Republic

Press Release Czech Republic - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses. LONDON, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Czech government ...

Sprint giving low-income kids free devices

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Sprint wants to help 1 million low-income high school students by giving them free tech to do their homework. The company says 180,000 studen...

Chevy Launches Two-Row Tahoe Custom, Lowers Price to $45K

CHEVROLET INTRODUCES THE TAHOE CUSTOM. New model offers Tahoe’s legendary capability starting at $44,995. DETROIT — Today Chevrolet announced the new Tahoe Cust...

SLT Group operating profits up, increasing depreciation slows down net profits

August 16, 2017, 8:20 pm Sri Lanka Telecom group released its group and holding company financial performance results for the 6 months ending on June 30, 2017. ...

PCTEL launches multi-band LTE/Wi-Fi/GNSS antenna with sub-inch profile

is offering a new multi-band LTE/Wi-Fi/GNSS antenna with a sub-inch profile. The antenna combines PCTEL’s high rejection multi-GNSS technology for precision tim...

Verizon offers priority communications access to Iowa public safety agencies

Verizon said Wednesday it will provide Iowa police, firefighters and other emergency workers with priority access to its nationwide communications network at no...

Largest city in NH to vote on allowing keno

Voters will consider allowing a newly-legalized lottery game to be played in New Hampshire's largest city to help fund full day kindergarten. New Hampshire Publ...

12:01 Controversy in Japan After Release of Documentary Exposing War Crimes

16 de agosto de 2017, 12:01 Tokyo, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) A documentary recently published by the NHK, national public broadcasting organization, has today spar...

Seeds on Ice

A few weeks ago I heard a wonderful interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross of National Public Radio. She interviewed Dr. Cary Fowler, who is known as the "fath...

Reflections on medical care in the boondocks and beyond

The local public radio station is my alarm clock. I was awakened recently by a reporter interviewing a young California rancher. The rancher and his wife were e...

After Charlottesville, Southern Cities Consider What To Do With Confederate Monuments

Accelerating the pace of engineering and science. After Charlottesville, Southern Cities Consider What To Do With Confederate Monuments 05:23 Josh James, WUKY...

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...

Armed raids, a shotgun killing, drugs and sex abuse

Millions tuned in as they provided the soundtrack to the Swinging Sixties when no one else would. DJs became major stars and bands they supported – including Th...

Pirate radio DJ Dave Cash's ashes scattered off Harwich coast

THE ashes of former pirate radio DJ Dave Cash were scattered into the sea from a lifeboat off Harwich quay as part of the last BBC pirate radio show in the town...

Pirate radio DJ Dave Cash's ashes scattered off Harwich coast

THE ashes of former pirate radio DJ Dave Cash were scattered into the sea from a lifeboat off Harwich quay as part of the last BBC pirate radio show in the town...

Radio rebels go straight: Pirate station Caroline gets a licence

On this day in 1967, the Marine Broadcasting Offences Act was introduced to stop pirate radio and Radio Caroline was its main target. But now, 50 years later, r...

How pirate radio changed the face of broadcasting 50 years on

And this weekend, listeners and DJs are making an emotional journey to the east coast to mark the 50th anniversary of the closure of pirate radio and the lastin...