Tag Archives: Radio

Radioplayer mustered 5.7 million listeners last month

The BBC has announced the audience figures for Radioplayer, the joint venture online radio service which sees the Beebs’s stations packaged up with commercial stations. Radioplayer went live from April, and.. more
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RadioPlayer launches in UK unifying online radio

RadioPlayer, an online service which unites a large collection of UK radio stations, has just been launched. The BBC and commercial radio players Global and Guardian Media Group are behind the.. more
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BBC announces HD Sound for online radio

The BBC has decided to bring HD Sound, high quality audio streaming, to its online radio broadcasts. The Beeb’s HD Sound, which uses improved encoding and a higher bit rate, will.. more
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Rajar says 1 in 5 smartphone owners tune into radio

It seems that Internet radio’s popularity is on the rise with smartphone owners, according to Rajar (Radio Joint Audio Research). The organisation’s latest survey of Internet delivered audio services indicates that 20% of smartphone owners, or 1.4 million people, have downloaded a radio app. This.. more
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BBC may trim radio in favour of Gaelic TV

It seems that despite all of the technology used in the development of digital TV, especially in the case of Freeview, miscalculations have been made somewhere along the line, as viewers in Scotland could be finding soon. Proposed changes could see Freeview users in Scotland.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

BBC to launch visual radio online

The BBC are taking radio to another level by launching the trial version of Visual Radio, which runs in line with radio shows and offers the audience the chance to do more than just sit and listen to the radio. The trial starts on the.. more
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Motorola wins $30m Indian airport contract

Motorola has won a contract worth $20-30 million at three of India’s international airports. The Indian unit of the telecoms multinational will provide digital and radio communications services at Dehli, Bangalore, and Hyderabad airports for the next five years. According to Subodh Vardhan, Motorola India’s.. more
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Freesat offers more channels

It was only last week when the satellite version of Freeview, known as Freesat announced that they would be adding the regional variations of the BBC and ITV to the network. Now they are announcing even more additions in their attempts to try to encourage.. more
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New iPlayer coming out soon

The BBC’s iPlayer has only been with us barely six months and has proved to be a fantastic success, but it would appear that is not good enough for the BBC, as a new and improved version is due out in a matter of weeks... more
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