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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. ...
From Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom:

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 ...
From Guardian Unlimited, UK:

RadioScape delivers 100th DAB Broadcast System as worldwide take-up of digital radio accelerates
WorldDAB Members News - 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...
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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

Öffentlich-rechtliche und private deutsche Sender vereint beim Roll-Out des
22.02.2008 - Germany - Germany
Am 21. Januar gab die KEF (Kommission zur Ermittlung des Finanzbedarfes) ihre Empfehlungen für die Finanzierung der öffentlich-rechtlichen Sendeanstalten im Hinblick auf das digitale Radio heraus.

Arcam launches "smaller and sleeker" system
22.02.2008
The system also includes a DAB, FM and AM radio as well as iPod, MP3 and USB device integration. It comes with a 25 watts continuous per channel linear ...
From Arcam:

Local DAB for North Wales
20.02.2008 - United Kingdom - United Kingdom
Today’s advertisement is one of a number of new local radio multiplex licences planned to develop DAB coverage for local services in those parts of the ...
From Radio Today, UK:

Strong Sales for DAB Radio
20.02.2008 - United Kingdom - United Kingdom
DAB digital radio continued its Christmas tradition of strong sales, with one million products bought in quarter four, 2007. More than 550000 DAB radios ...
From Radio Today, UK:

Countdown on for Digital Radio – broadcasting milestone less than 12 months away
20.02.2008 - Australia - Australia
The countdown has begun for the introduction of digital radio in Australia with listeners, broadcasters, advertisers and retailers set to benefit from this world-best radio service in less than 12 months.
From Commercial Radio Australia :

United Christian Broadcasters reaffirms its commitment to DAB digital radio
14.02.2008
United Christian Broadcasters (UCB) has joined the BBC and 4 Digital Group in reaffirming its commitment to the future of digital radio.
From United Christian Broadcast:

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