There are so many new technologies competing for the attention and resources of today’s broadcasters. Yet the over-the-air signal remains the keystone of most radio broadcast businesses. So digital radio arrived with great promise; now it is an integral part of the radio industry in many countries, in one form or another.
This free Radio World ebook gives readers an update and overview of the digital radio broadcast landscape, focusing on how lead advocates of the three major platforms HD Radio, Digital Radio Mondiale and DAB+ view their respective rollouts. They tell us which countries have come the farthest in using these systems, give a status report on their receiver bases and comment on what they see as the most important next developments in digital radio deployments.
The ebook also shares interviews and commentaries from key stakeholder organizations including Audi, Nautel, 2wcom, NAB PILOT, the European Broadcasting Union, Digital Radio UK, RadioDNS, Commercial Radio Australia and the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union. Topics include metadata, vehicle dashboard designs, the impact of Android Automotive and much more.