Tag: radio

  • Video on the Radio, My Billboard Interview

    I recently had a chat with Billboard editor Mike Stern about how radio peeps might inexpensively incorporate video into their bag of tricks. Yes, it may seem a tad counter-intuitive that radio stations need to make forays into a visual medium but since the web has become the unified field theory of all media, we…

  • Changes at KSRO beg the question: who killed the radio star?

    Radio is for the ruthless. At least that’s how it seems when rewatching Empire of the Air, a documentary by Ken Burns (who else?), currently being reprised on PBS stations on the eve of its 20th anniversary. The film recounts the bitter patent battle between radio pioneers Edwin Armstrong, inventor of frequency modulation (better known…

  • Radio: Robots

    Tonight on the Daedalus Howell Show, in honor of the domestic droid I had to put down today, we look into the world of robots, where they’ve been, where they’re going and if they’re going to kill us when they get there. I’ve comprised a panel of experts which includes Robot Magazine editor-in-cheif Tom Atwood;…