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The Atlanta Hawks and CBS RADIO have inked a deal to extend their broadcast partnership.  The extension includes broadcast of all 82 Hawks’ regular season and all postseason games on WZGC 92.9 The Game as well as 30-minute pre- and postgame shows.   Also returning as the “Voice of the Hawks”…

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Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says community radio should broadcast content that will help tackle issues that affect people at local level. The Minister said this when she addressed Khayelitsha residents at the re-launch of Zibonele FM's logo on Saturday. Addressing journalists after unveiling the station's new logo, the Minister said…

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A report on digital radio uptake released by GfK reveals DAB+ digital radio now reaches 3.5m Australian listeners. The announcement: DAB+ digital radio is continuing to grow in popularity, gaining 168,000 listeners to reach 3.52 million in the five metropolitan capital cities, according to the latest digital radio report by…

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Paul Brenner, president of NextRadio, spoke at the spring NAB Show about the app and how stations can explain its appeal to advertisers. This text is based on a transcription of his remarks in the presentation “Radio Done Differently: Delivering Data Attribution to Advertisers.” NextRadio is an app for a…

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On 31 May 2016, by request of the Regional Court of Cologne, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) defined the correct interpretation to be given to the concept of “communication to the public” of copyright works The issue arose in the context of proceedings started by GEMA, the company entrusted…

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A new digital trove of data showing who is paying to influence elections on Texas airwaves is set to become available ahead of this year's big-money congressional and presidential races. Starting Friday, more than 175 Texas radio stations could be required to begin publishing documents online in a searchable database…

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BrilaBrilaBrila Sports Radio Brila FM and Megalectrics Limited became the first radio stations to be issued Radio broadcast rights of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) following the signing of separate Memorandum of Understanding between the stations and the League Management Company (LMC). Megalectrics Limited based in Lagos is the…

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Gretchen DeBacker and Matt Killam sat down, turned on a timer, and started talking. The goal was to see if they could talk, uninterrupted, for 10 minutes. When they hit their benchmark they thought, “Yeah, we could do a radio show.” The two Toledoans will be among the first radio…

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The Federal Communications Commission will focus on the untapped potential of very high frequency wavebands to ready America for the challenges of upgrading wireless networks, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said this week — and U.S. agencies will have to help. The use of high-band airwaves will “open up unprecedented amount…

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VRT has teamed up with the EBU to deliver the ‘first ever’ fully IP live broadcast. The broadcast was completed via VRT’s Sandbox LiveIP Studio in Belgium. It was used as part of the programming for Ketnet, VRT’s children channel. The VRT Sandbox LiveIP is, according to VRT, ‘the first…