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  • In the UK, Cars With DAB Reaches High, Analysts Say
    by Doug Irwin, CBPE DRB AMD on July 17, 2018 at 4:14 pm

    LONDON — According to data from industry analysts CAP and The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, more cars than ever are being sold in the UK with DAB as standard equipment, growing to 92.4% of new cars sold in the last three months. 2.2 million new cars with DAB have been sold in the last ... […]

  • Ruckus Introduces Wi-Fi Access Point for Citizens Broadband Radio Service
    by Doug Irwin, CBPE DRB AMD on July 17, 2018 at 4:03 pm

    WASHINGTON — The Citizens Broadband Radio Service structure was originally designed by the FCC to enable non-traditional entities to build their own LTE networks as opposed to relying on wireless carriers. Its rules are still not finalized. (We’ve previously covered the CBRS, including this ... […]

  • Cobalt Digital at IBC2018
    by Dundee Hills Group on July 17, 2018 at 3:13 pm

    9904-UDX-4K-12G UHD 12G/3G/HD/SD-SDI Up/Down/Cross-Converter At IBC2018, Cobalt will demonstrate the 9904-UDX-4K-12G UHD 12G/3G/HD/SD-SDI up/down/cross-converter, which is now shipping. The 9904-UDX-4K is Cobalt’s latest generation of advanced image and audio processors for the openGear platform. ... […]

  • All-Digital AM Signs On in Maryland
    by Radio Staff on July 17, 2018 at 1:15 pm

    FREDERICK, Md. — July 16 was a big day at Hubbard Radio's WWFD(AM). After receiving FCC approval to test all-digital AM radio for one year, the station was ready to make the switch.  Learn more about Hubbard's experiment in this Q&A with Hubbard Radio VP/Director of ... […]

  • Chandler Limited's EMI Abbey Road TG Opto for 500 Series Nominated for NAMM TEC Award
    by Chandler Limited on July 16, 2018 at 6:58 pm

    Shell Rock, IA – July 2018… Chandler Limited, the only company in the world authorized to develop, manufacture and market the ‘Official Equipment’ of EMI/Abbey Road Studios, delivering the classic analog sounds that music producers and audio engineers crave, and Abbey Road Studios are excited for ... […]

  • Atlantic Broadband to Become MVNO in Canada
    by Doug Irwin, CBPE DRB AMD on July 16, 2018 at 5:11 pm

    QUINCY, Mass. — Atlantic Broadband, North America’s eighth largest cable operator, appears to be setting its sights on an entry into the Canadian wireless market. Cogeco Communications owns the Atlantic Broadband brand in the United States and also operates a landline network in parts of Ontario ... […]

  • Glensound Announces AoIP22 Dante/ AES67 Two Channel Bi-Directional Audio Interface
    by MountainCrest Communications on July 16, 2018 at 4:36 pm

    Los Angeles, CA – July 2018… Glensound, the UK-based manufacturer of audio products for the broadcast, sound reinforcement, installation, and theatre markets and ASK Sales are pleased to introduce the AoIP22 Dante/ AES67 Two Channel Bi-Directional Audio Interface. Designed to quickly and easily ... […]

  • Hubbard Testing All-Digital AM on WWFD
    by Emily M. Reigart on July 16, 2018 at 4:27 pm

    Dave Garner is vice president/director of engineering for Hubbard Radio. We reached out to learn more about the broadcaster’s plans to experiment with all-digital AM radio in Maryland. Accordin to Hubbard, WWFD(AM) “The Gamut” has broadcast music in the Washington, northern Virginia and Frederick ... […]

  • European Parliament Committee Votes to Require Digital-Capable Radios in New Vehicles
    by Doug Irwin, CBPE DRB AMD on July 16, 2018 at 2:09 pm

    BRUSSELS — The European Broadcasting Union recently welcomed the European Parliament’s vote that will update existing must-carry rules and provide for a wider choice of free-to-air radio content while on the move. The vote in the European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research and Energy ... […]

  • Millimeter Spectrum Auctions Expected to Start This Year
    by Doug Irwin, CBPE DRB AMD on July 16, 2018 at 1:58 pm

    WASHINGTON — The FCC is planning auctions for spectrum in the 24, 28, 37, 39 and 47 GHz bands this year and next. In a recent blog post, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said a goal of the FCC’s Aug. 2 meeting is to finalize rules for an auction of 28 GHz and 24 GHz airwaves that’s set to begin on Nov. 14. ... […]