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IBC Preview: Norway’s path to DSO

  Ahead of WorldDAB’s insight session at IBC 2016, we speak to Jørn Jensen, Chief Advisor to the Director of Distribution at NRK Norway.   “Progress is going well and … Continue reading

August 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

Looking back on a busy six months for DAB in Europe

Patrick Hannon, President, WorldDAB I was recently creating a slide looking at what’s changed since February for DAB in Europe –  and was blown away by how much has changed … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Now is the time to make the most of DAB Slideshow

One of DAB’s many strengths is its ability to deliver images and text via broadcast, from song titles and artwork, to traffic and weather reports or even extra information running … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

DAB+ in South Africa – update from Radiodays Africa

Lynn Mansfield, SADIBA Chairperson Last week I was at Radiodays Africa, presenting an update on DAB+ trials  and showing some of the latest DAB receivers. This year’s event took place … Continue reading

July 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Collaboration the theme from WorldDAB Automotive 2016

  Patrick Hannon, President, WorldDAB This week saw the 7th WorldDAB automotive event in Brussels, produced in association with the Netherlands EU Presidency. 2016 saw the strongest line-up to date, … Continue reading

May 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why Ford UK is choosing DAB+

Chris Muers, Product Marketing Manager, Ford UK At the recent WorldDAB General Assembly in London, in November 2015, Ford UK, told an international audience why ‘Ford UK have embraced the opportunity … Continue reading

March 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

A positive future for DAB+ in Italy

Eugenio La Teana, Head of Research & Development, RTL 102.5 Hit Radio The state of radio in Italy is very positive.  Listening figures are increasing as people enjoy radio in different … Continue reading

February 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Broadcasters must work with governments for the future of DAB+ in Asia Pacific

Joan Warner, Chair, WorldDAB Asia Pacific Committee & CEO of Commercial Radio Australia DAB+ in the Asia Pacific Region will be centre stage at the upcoming WorldDAB workshop and ABU Digital … Continue reading

February 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

DAB+ trial in South Africa – Moving towards a digital future

Lynn Mansfield, Chairman, Southern African Digital Broadcasting Association (SADIBA), and Executive Advisor, South African Broadcasting Corporation  (SABC) As in many territories, broadcasting in South Africa is evolving to cater for digital services as … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · 2 Comments

WorldDAB Technical Committee update

Lindsay Cornell, Principal Systems Architect, BBC and Chairman, WorldDAB Technical Committee The role of the Technical Committee (TC) is to provide a focal point for members to discuss technical issues … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Looking ahead to a DAB future

Patrick Hannon, President, WorldDAB 2016 promises to be an exciting year for DAB digital radio.  Across Europe, momentum is building – and in the Rest of the World, there are … Continue reading

January 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

3rd WorldDAB Interoperability Workshop

The WorldDAB Interoperability Workshop has been organised at the IRT over recent years and has seen  growing success.  We sat down with Mathias Coinchon, Senior Project Manager, Media Technology & … Continue reading

December 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Introducing SmartDAB: Digital radio in your car via your smartphone

Graham Johnson, Business Development Manager, Connects2, presents SmartDAB  the latest technology for drivers who want more from their radio. SmartDAB  is here and it’s not just for Christmas, although it would … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Progression, collaboration and growth the focus of WorldDAB General Assembly 2015

During 3 – 4 November, WorldDAB held its annual General Assembly at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London, attracting an international audience of over 200 delegates representing 24 countries, broadcasting or … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: DAB needs more spectrum!

Hanns Wolter, Technical Director, Club DAB Italia and WorldDAB Regulation and Spectrum Committee, Chair Spectrum for digital radio in Europe was allocated a long time ago, starting with the Wiesbaden … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: Asia Pacific Update

Joan Warner, Chair, WorldDAB Asia Pacific Committee & CEO of Commercial Radio Australia The focus in the Asia Pacific at recent conferences in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangkok and Myanmar has been … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: Letter from the President

Patrick Hannon, President, WorldDAB The end of July is a good time to review the progress DAB digital radio has made this year – and to set out our priorities … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: Evolution of the SlideShow

Gunnar Garfors, President of IDAG, Advisor on radio distribution, NRK & Håvard Wien, Production Manager DAB, NRK   Slideshow services cover the graphics you have seen on the display of DAB … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

Issue 26: Communicating the benefits of digital radio in the car – ‘Comes with DAB+ as standard!’

Rosie Smith, Project Manager, WorldDAB Radio in the car remains popular across Europe.  Drivers see radio as engaging, entertaining and informative.  Even with the increase in competitors for share of … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: Turkey looks to digital

Bernie O’Neill, Project Director, WorldDAB In 2014, Turkey’s public broadcaster, TRT (Türkiye Radyo ve Televizyon Kurumu), celebrated 50 years of broadcasting, and WorldDAB was there to help them celebrate, presenting … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: DAB strengthens economic programming benefits for terrestrial radio

Jhonny Maroun, Director Sales – Middle East and South Asia, GatesAir Digital radio’s impact is only just beginning to take shape. In the Americas, HD Radio has been the preeminent choice, chiefly … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Issue 26: New Latin-based character set for DAB

Lindsay Cornell, Principal Systems Architect, BBC and Chairman, WorldDAB Technical Committee The WorldDAB Technical Committee has completed work on revising the main character set used for station names and text … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

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