News

Subscribe to the WorldDAB newsletters and get the latest news on industry developments and upcoming events.

Share with us your news, articles and white papers and have them featured on the WorldDAB website.


Sony launches XDR-C705 alarm clock radio
27.02.2008
Apparently Sony's first ever DAB clock radio, the XDR-C705 is hoping to muscle in on Pure and Roberts' territory and is available to buy now for around £60. ...

(Sky News, United Kingdom) Read more


DnC Multimedia Launches Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DMB) Device
27.02.2008
"The DnC Multimedia DMB device is an advanced product with strong demand in a number of important markets," commented Mr. Robert Lott, CEO of DnC Multimedia ...

(Fox Business) Read more


Rohde & Schwarz adds a DAB and T-DMB option to four of its signal generators
26.02.2008
Owing to a new option for DAB and T-DMB, the Rohde & Schwarz signal generators provide maximum test flexibility for manufacturers of mobile phones and car radios. Using a single instrument, signals can now be generated for all conventional mobile radio standards as well as for GPS, DAB, and mobile TV via DVB-H and T-DMB standards.

(Rohde & Schwarz) Read more


Tyco Electronics Introduces New Ultra Low Noise Amplifier Family With Less Than 1 dB Noise Figure
26.02.2008
Tyco Electronics today introduced a new family of ultra low noise amplifiers (LNA) with less than 1 dB noise figure (NF) across the designed frequency range that are appropriate for a variety of applications.

(Tycoel Ectronics) Read more


Digital Jazz Contenders Challenge BBC
25.02.2008
The figures back this up: theJazz is the most successful DAB station launch to date. Late last year, it announced a total audience of 441000 people each ...

(The Guardian ) Read more


The joy of 6: Who says digital radio is dead?
24.02.2008
Content is king when it comes to digital radio." Unsurprisingly, the BBC, along with Channel 4 and others, remain convinced DAB represents the future. ...

(Independent, UK) Read more


Has digital radio had its day?
23.02.2008
His company's latest product, the Blik RadioStation, offers both internet and DAB radio, and has rapidly become the firm's bestseller. ...

(Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom) Read more


Digital radio: reasons to be cheerful
22.02.2008
It's hardly in rude health but digital radio - that is digital audio broadcasting, or DAB - is alive, abeilt on crutches or with a nasty case of the squits ...

(Guardian Unlimited, UK) Read more


RadioScape delivers 100th DAB Broadcast System as worldwide take-up of digital radio accelerates
22.02.2008 - Radioscape
RadioScape?plc, the world’s leading developer of end-to-end digital audio broadcasting solutions, announced today that following a number of recent contract awards it has now delivered its 100th DAB Broadcast System for live service transmission. The Company has additionally...

(Radioscape) Read more


New DAB transmitters in Plzen, Czech Republic, on air
22.02.2008 - Czech Republic Czech Republic
On Friday 22 February 2008 the TELEKO company switched on two DAB/DAB+ transmitters in Plzen on channels 12B and LG with Czech public radio programmes. These programmes will be broadcast on the same MUX in the following bands - DAB: Wave (192 kbit/s, Cro Plzen (192 kbit/s); DAB+: Cesko (40 kbit/s), Leonardo (56 kbit/s) a D-Dur (64 kbit/s). This trial covers almost 300,000 listeners. Please find coverage maps for this trial at www.tdab.cz