Norway is switching off its FM radio transmissions and going all digital from January 2017.
UK Culture Minister Ed Vaizey is set to make a speech this week backing the digital radio industry's aims to turn AM and FM radio signals off and transition to digital radio.
A new integrated FM and digital radio station guide is set to be integrated into new digital radios, according to proposals put to the House of Lords this week.
In DepthA number of radio commentators and industry pundits have criticised Lord Carter's plans for the analogue radio switch-off (and switch-over to DAB) mooted in the recent Digital Britain report.
The MD of Sony UK has said that the company expects to see the digital radio switchover in Britain by 2015, with the FM signal being switched off for good soon after that date.
Tony Moretta, Chief Executive of the Digital Radio Development Bureau (DRDB) is a man who's charged with promoting (and defending) the oft-criticised DAB radio format in the UK. What does he really think of DAB?
Pure presents Avanti Flow, a high-performance table-top DAB, FM and Internet radio with iPod dock and media-streaming. Avanti Flow is Pure's second 'connected' product following the multi award-winning Evoke Flow portable radio.
Channel 4 has canned its radio projects, in a cost-cutting move reportedly saving the broadcaster £100 million.