Archives for December 2017

Alexa, Play Red State Talk Radio!

The new version of the Amazon Echo. AP/Elaine Thompson Amazon’s Alexa app was the top app for Android and iPhone on Christmas day. It’s a strong indication that Amazon’s Echo products were a popular gifts this year. Amazon doesn’t disclose device sales, but said in a press release that “Amazon Devices also had its best holiday yet, […]


Norway becomes first country to end support for FM radio in national broadcasts

#Norway became the first country to cease the use of #FMradio for its national broadcasts. The switch began in January 2017 to provide better sound quality & reduce broadcasting costs. Officials have said that the DAB (digital audio broadcasting) system costs about an eigth as much as traditional FM broadcasts. Norway introduced its first digital […]