The manufacturer has partnered with NextRadio to be the official FM radio service native on its flagship Galaxy phones
Craig Fugate says Americans should “have that radio ready”
But the company is still committed to unlocking the FM chip in all phones and carriers
But many do not know about the FM chip for smartphones
The new head units come enabled with Abalta Technologies' WebLink software platform
Don't forget — the NextRadio app has net neutrality implications, as well
Tuning in during emergencies can be critical and may change listening habits
The largest Android handset maker and joins fellow manufacturers, major mobile carriers
He writes that "NAB welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with Apple"
He says, "It is time for Apple to step up to the plate and put the safety of the American people first"
"It is time for Apple to step up to the plate and put the safety of the American people first"
After Hurricane Irma, he’s pushing the government to require smartphone manufacturers to activate the FM radio capability inside their products
The country now requires carriers to turn on smartphone FM chips. Will other nations follow?
Indy 500 is a example of success, NextRadio says