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The Serial effect: America's biggest radio company is getting into podcasts

iHeartMedia is the biggest terrestrial radio broadcaster in the US: Its 858 stations around the country attract some 245 million listeners each month. The company also has a big events business, and a  345 more words

Norway announced it will be the first country to shut off FM radio

Norway’s ministry of culture declared last week that FM radio will soon be no more in the country. Starting in 2017 ( https://www.regjeringen.no/en/aktuelt/radio-digitisation-in-2017/id2406145/ ) , all existing FM stations, which transmit an analog signal, will be shut off for good, to be replaced by digital radio.  423 more words

Norway announced it will be the first country to shut off FM radio

Norway’s ministry of culture declared last week that FM radio will soon be no more in the country. Starting in 2017, all existing FM stations, which transmit an analog signal, will be shut off for good, to be replaced by digital radio.  391 more words

An Early Morning Spin On 49M With The Sproutie

This morning, my 2 eldest kitties did a real number on me. The senior was the first. At about 5am, she sat on her food shelf (one of 3 shelves mounted on the wall next to my bed, specifically for the cats to hang out on), next to her empty food bowl and began meowing loudly, while fixing me with an innocent gaze. 753 more words

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Honky Hip Hop

What’s with this stuff that they call country music these days? It’s certainly not country. It’s not rap. Its crap. All of it sounds the same.   166 more words

Rides Roads And Ronman

Extra Coils For The Sproutie Regen, With Coverage Up To 30MHz

Since completing The Sproutie Regen in it’s basic form in August of last year, I have been spending lots of time listening to it, and also some time winding coils for extra bands. 600 more words

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