Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) is gearing up for an exciting presence and new announcements at this year’s International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam 14th—18th September. IBC is the leading global tradeshow for broadcasters and media professionals and attracts over 1 700 exhibitors from all over...
The American shortwave station WINB is conducting a lengthy series of test transmissions in the digital DRM mode from its new transmitter at Red Lion in Pennsylvania on 1570 kHz. According to Hans Johnson, Frequency Manager for WINB, these test transmissions are beamed to Europe...
In her latest blog, Ruxandra Obreja, DRM Consortium Chair, states that a successful digital strategy should start with looking at the needs of a country and not merely a choice between standards as no one super solution has yet been invented. Read more...
Gospell has announced the release of version 1.4 (build 608) receiver firmware for the GR-216.
Improvements in this new release includes:
* improved EWF (Emergency Warning Functionality)
* improved Journaline decoder
* faster DRM acquisition
* bug fixes
The ABU Technology Webinars is a series of online on different aspects and applications of broadcast technology. The month-long series will include presentations and the webinar on DRM technology will be presented as follows:
• Monday, 20 Aug : 0130-0230hrs GMT
• Monday, 20 Aug : 0700-0800hrs GMT (repeated session)
• Tuesday, 21...
Radio Taiwan International German-language special transmissions in DRM mode from the Tamsui transmitter in Taiwan:
TEST - 9th of August, 2018 (Thursday)
Frequency 11990 kHz : 1715-1720 UTC
Frequency 9700 kHz : 1815-1820 UTC
Special Transmissions :
August 26th, 2018 (Sunday) / DRM
Frequency 11990 kHz : 1700-1800 UTC
Frequency 9700 kHz...
Since July 23rd China National Radio (CNR) has been doing extensive DRM domestic tests on 6030 kHz.The schedule is 2025-1805 UTC. In the test period, at the moment open-ended, the normal AM CNR transmission on 6030 kHz will be shut down. In the near future, CNR may...
The German DRM Platform met on 13th and 14th June 2018 at the invitation of the North German public broadcaster Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) in Hamburg.
Main topics of the meeting were:
Use of DRM for disaster alerts: Hendrik Roggendorf, Head of the unit "Warning of the Population"...
The final report on the very successful DRM trial for local coverage (DRM+) undertaken between March and October by the Johannesburg community station Wecodec (Westbury Community Development Centre) has been presented to the regulator in South Africa. The publication of the report coincides with the open...