A Hotel Show Works Out the Kinks

September 30, 2010

We wondered how the Radio Show would do when it scaled down to a hotel venue. I give the change a cautious thumbs up. The organizers at NAB and RAB must tend to certain concerns on the exhibitor side before


September 28, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor. I’m occasionally asked why I don’t have or use a cell phone. The real excuse(s) I hate talking on the phone. And I’m cheap.But that excuse won’t always look rational to a

VO Pros and Would-Be Talent, Be There or Be Square

September 21, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.If you are a voice over talent or are just curious, the place to be is Times Center in New York this Wednesday for “That’s Voiceover.” It is a gathering of VO pros who

Ruby Anniversary for Equipment Supplier

September 16, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.It’s now known as, but for anyone in the radio TV broadcast business over the age of 35 or thereabouts, it will always be Crouse Kimzey.What started in the early 1970s in Fort

Moss: Engineers & Other Sex Gods, Apply Here

September 16, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.Here’s a chance to be famous, idolized and influential (or have rotten tomatoes thrown at you).Let’s face it, most everyone got into radio engineering to be famous, right? So here’s your chance. The National

Wanted: Digital Media Engineer

September 14, 2010

Paul McLane is editor in chief of Radio World U.S.If you’re a technical guy or gal who knows how to talk digital, NAB may want a word with you.The National Association of Broadcasters has an opening posted on its website

Podcast Recalls N.Y. Engineering Response After Sept. 11

September 10, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.Around this time each year, when the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks are recalled, broadcast engineers in New York think back with particular anguish, remembering the many people who died, including six of their engineering

Clamping Down on the iPhone

September 9, 2010

Brett Moss is gear and technology editor.Primacoustic, the accessories and acoustic treatment division of Canada’s Radial Engineering, has developed the TelePad 4 for the Apple iPhone for times when someone needs to have their iPhone mounted near them for whatever

The Sound of Listening

September 2, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.If the folks behind the National Day of Listening, scheduled for Nov. 26 (the day after Thanksgiving) were really serious, it would be the National Day of Silence, since if everyone is listening, then