Nielsen Announces Enhanced CBET Upgrade Schedule

Beyond D.C. and Baltimore next week, additional markets will begin to go live beginning Nov. 2

VOA Delano Transmitter Readied for Public Display

Gargantuan task of reassembling 19-ton transmitter now completed

Pai Cedes Ground on AM Translator Window

“To be clear, this is not my first choice,” he says

Staying Relevant in the Face of a Technology Scare

Information in diverse formats is fundamental to MindsEye’s ability to stay relevant in the new technological climate

PubRadio Responds to Audience on Move

Jacobs Media partnered with PRPD on its seventh annual Public Radio Tech Survey

Pandora Moves Into Live Events

Acquisition agreement expands streamer’s music discovery platform into live events

The Traffic Reporter Appears Magically!

Also, should you trust your digital voltmeter?

Read the October Issue of Radio World International

Longwave broadcasting perseveres; radio products, technology and news abound at IBC2015; automation, traffic and billing buyer's guide, and more.

Wheatstone Acquires Audion Labs and VoxPro

Snow: “This is a terrific little company that with one product has made a big difference in the day-to-day operations of most radio stations today”



Bonfire of the Curses

Sometimes a radio station’s got to do what a radio station’s got to do.

So it is with iHeartMedia’s WEBG(FM)/Big 95.5 in Chicago and its efforts to help the Chicago Cubs put aside ancient curses and defeat the Pittsburgh Pirates in a one-game playoff.

The BIG Bonfire Curse Reverse 2015 went off without a hitch on Wednesday, much to the delight of a crowd gathered at the Grand Victoria Casino in nearby Elgin, Ill. The inset shows the beginning pyre with larger view showing firemen tossing a pirate ship replica onto the fire.

It must have worked since the Cubbies beat the Pirates 4–0.


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