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Forum: Radio Today, 00:02
Replies: 21
Views: 2,053
Posted By hanssolo
the other sites should be on with the local mix...

the other sites should be on with the local mix by September
Chartham
Modifications
Thanet
Modification
Benfleet
Charing Hill
Creteway Down
Dunkirk
Etchinghill
Forum: Radio Yesterday, 09:42
Replies: 14
Views: 757
Posted By hanssolo
He did not agree about management leaving...

He did not agree about management leaving national DAB with a potential massive loss of listeners and income leading to a ‘radio armageddon’.
Fortunately the station kept going and intend to return...
Forum: Radio 28-02-2015, 17:51
Replies: 46
Views: 4,732
Posted By hanssolo
Will 10 Gold and Radio 538 be part of Talpa Media...

Will 10 Gold and Radio 538 be part of Talpa Media maybe sold to ITV?
http://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/markets/article-2972685/ITV-exclusive-discussions-maker-Voice-Talpa-Media.html
Forum: Radio 28-02-2015, 06:25
Replies: 14
Views: 757
Posted By hanssolo
Is on one of the national D2 DAB bids and might...

Is on one of the national D2 DAB bids and might be back in 2016 if it wins, if it does not there is a Jazz station listed on the other bid, but does not say who?
Forum: Radio 28-02-2015, 06:16
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By hanssolo
Both Planetrock and Abs 80s when independant and...

Both Planetrock and Abs 80s when independant and making a loss went from stereo to mono to allow Teamrock to launch in 80k mono. Then Bauer took over Absolute. Made the main station mono, Abs 90s...
Forum: Radio 26-02-2015, 23:18
Replies: 28
Views: 1,768
Posted By hanssolo
AMSS does exist to allow retuning and other data....

AMSS does exist to allow retuning and other data. It will also interwork with DRM, SW, FM RDS and DAB, but has only made it on few stations and sets, and likely to die out of...
Forum: Radio 26-02-2015, 09:53
Replies: 23
Views: 2,406
Posted By hanssolo
Bauer seem to getting main stations like Absolute...

Bauer seem to getting main stations like Absolute on stereo in London and 80k mono outside of London until the time to change to DAB+ stereo (no timescale).

They are promoting online and DTV...
Forum: Radio 26-02-2015, 09:42
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By hanssolo
The aim is for D1 to match Classic FM's coverage...

The aim is for D1 to match Classic FM's coverage before any switchoff which will be a while off and D1 knows it, but has added some sites recently, but no date for sites like Membury and does not...
Forum: Radio 26-02-2015, 09:18
Replies: 103
Views: 15,446
Posted By hanssolo
There are expressions of intent by UKRD and...

There are expressions of intent by UKRD and Celador presumably in running some of their smaller FM stations in small scale DAB, in cities like Portsmouth, Southampton and Bristol could mean Breeze...
Forum: Radio 24-02-2015, 15:13
Replies: 93
Views: 6,664
Posted By hanssolo
Ideally the digital tick scheme should test...

Ideally the digital tick scheme should test reception to ensure the level at what the coverage maps are set at (42dBμV/m?) should work with the car's fitted aerial in order to get a tick to give...
Forum: Radio 24-02-2015, 11:37
Replies: 23
Views: 2,406
Posted By hanssolo
When STV sold the station, new owners Bennett,...

When STV sold the station, new owners Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd managed to keep it going but never made a profit, selling it to Bauer.
Bauer could have changed the station but have kept it (and the...
Forum: Radio 23-02-2015, 23:16
Replies: 93
Views: 6,664
Posted By hanssolo
The Ford website seems to suggest it is

The Ford website seems to suggest it is
Forum: Radio 23-02-2015, 19:45
Replies: 93
Views: 6,664
Posted By hanssolo
http://www.fleetnews.co.uk/news/2014/12/2/mazda6-u...

http://www.fleetnews.co.uk/news/2014/12/2/mazda6-upgrade-to-include-dab-as-standard/54217/

And Hyundai
http://www.carsite.co.uk/news/article/hyundai-i20-coupe-prices-announced/16634

That now seems...
Forum: Radio 23-02-2015, 18:04
Replies: 248
Views: 22,260
Posted By hanssolo
Yes at 32k 32khz sampling! They do not have a...

Yes at 32k 32khz sampling!
They do not have a confirmed DAB+ station yet,

The Listen2Digital bid had 4 confirmed stereo DAB+ stations
Forum: Radio 23-02-2015, 05:26
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By hanssolo
The last chance was 2013 and no one applied for a...

The last chance was 2013 and no one applied for a youth station outside Belfast http://radiotoday.co.uk/round3/
it may be a while till the next FM community licences are advertised, but there is...
Forum: Radio 23-02-2015, 05:02
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By hanssolo
Mos used to have a Friday night slot on Kiss, but...

Mos used to have a Friday night slot on Kiss, but now looks like it is on Capital xtra
http://www.capitalxtra.com/radio/the-clubbers-guide/
Forum: Radio 22-02-2015, 21:30
Replies: 248
Views: 22,260
Posted By hanssolo
Of the 2 bids not much mention is made of stereo,...

Of the 2 bids not much mention is made of stereo, perhaps a throwback to 2002 when D1 was struggling and it subsided ASIC chipsets and the lower cost £99 Evoke mono set which kickstarted DAB...
Forum: Radio 22-02-2015, 15:36
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By hanssolo
If from about 2007 will probably have ASIC...

If from about 2007 will probably have ASIC hardware coded chips rather than later software defined chips, if so might need new chips but the processing power in the older chips may not cope with DAB+
Forum: Radio 22-02-2015, 09:09
Replies: 248
Views: 22,260
Posted By hanssolo
From the details Sadly looks Bauer are not...

From the details

Sadly looks Bauer are not intending to return Absolute and Kiss to stereo on D1 and reduce the coverage of stations moving to D2 from 90% to...
Forum: Radio 22-02-2015, 08:55
Replies: 48
Views: 9,308
Posted By hanssolo
A bit more info has been released, if it gets the...

A bit more info has been released, if it gets the go ahead it will only have presenters breakfast and drive, rest of time will be automated. So will not be like the old station. No names of...
Forum: Radio 21-02-2015, 20:50
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By hanssolo
Some older sets might not have the right chipset...

Some older sets might not have the right chipset to update to DAB+?
Forum: Radio 21-02-2015, 20:43
Replies: 82
Views: 8,998
Posted By hanssolo
The large radio groups have software to do the...

The large radio groups have software to do the opt outs.
Sadly the software reduces the need for staff And reduces running costs, with the "sacking" of staff looks like the direction the station may...
Forum: Radio 21-02-2015, 19:36
Replies: 82
Views: 8,998
Posted By hanssolo
As the stations are in different defined areas...

As the stations are in different defined areas under localness rules they can network, but have to have separate breakfast shows. Plus seperate features, news, traffic, ads etc during daytime.
Forum: Radio 21-02-2015, 19:30
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By hanssolo
the aac/dab+ licence is already included with the...

the aac/dab+ licence is already included with the Flow, but dab only sets have to have the licence enabled by a code or using the right country IP address.
Forum: Radio 21-02-2015, 11:25
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By hanssolo
DAB+ uses the AAC+ decoder which needs a licence...

DAB+ uses the AAC+ decoder which needs a licence (the AAC+ licence for the Flow has been paid at purchase for internet use)
http://www.vialicensing.com/licensing/index.aspx
but £9.99 seems a bit much
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