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Guy Wire Peers Ahead

“The sad reality is that many stations will lose much of the bonus fringe area coverage they’ve enjoyed during the analog era as HD adoption accelerates.”
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“The sad reality is that many stations will lose much of the bonus fringe area coverage they’ve enjoyed during the analog era as HD adoption accelerates.”

Guy Wire makes predictions for 2007 about adoption of HD transmission standards, HD portables and a satellite merger.

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Guy Wire Does the Crystal Ball Thing

“I do not see this lingering interference controversy changing the AM HD rollout or its potential to effect significant improvement in the AM service any time soon. What will likely happen is the larger interfering stations will negotiate and buy off the complaints if they are convinced AM HD will help them long-term.”

Guy, Get With It

“It’s simply much too early to count HD Radio receiver sales and marketing efforts down and out. They’ve barely just begun.”