WorldDAB blogs


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    Car buyers survey 2021

    09.11.2021

    Broadcast radio continues to dominate as the most preferred source of in-car entertainment across the globe. Almost all (90%) of the survey respondents say a broadcast radio tuner should be standard equipment in every car, a trend that is consistent across age groups, indicating strong demand among current and future car buyers.

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    Helwin Lesch of Bayerischer Rundfunk recipient of WorldDAB Award for Outstanding Service

    08.11.2021

    Helwin Lesch, Head of Distribution and Controlling Department in the Production and Technology Directorate of Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), was announced as this year's recipient of the WorldDAB Award for Outstanding Service at the WorldDAB General Assembly meeting which took place earlier today.

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    WorldDAB Summit 2021 - less than one week to go

    03.11.2021

    With less than a week to go until the WorldDAB Summit 2021, it's still possible to sign up and hear the latest insights and developments about DAB digital radio. Here is a quick overview of who’s speaking about what at this year’s event.

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    Major new milestone for DAB+ in France on 12 October

    06.10.2021

    Seven years after the commercial launch of DAB+ in Paris, Nice and Marseille, a major step change in the deployment of DAB+ in France takes place on 12 October 2021. 25 national radios stations (19 commercial, 6 public) will launch, covering the major motorway corridors of Paris-Lyon-Marseille.

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    Switzerland will switch off FM end 2024

    26.08.2021

    Swiss radio broadcasters have decided to shut down FM as originally planned on 31 December 2024. On the same date, FM radio licences will expire. From that date onwards, radio programmes will no longer be broadcast via FM. With the return to the original switch-off date, consumers have more time to switch technology.

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    WorldDAB Summit 2021 gathers experts from across the radio ecosystem

    27.10.2021

    The WorldDAB Summit 2021 takes place on 9 November 10:00 - 15:00 CET, and already over 400 delegates from no less than 66 countries have registered to attend.

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