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Improving Business Communication through Two Way Radios

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 David Martin (November 28, 2014)  Members of the IT department have a responsibility of implementing IT strategy they consider beneficial to the growth and performance of the organization. Communication is one of the areas that have been impacted by technology advances in recent years as more efficient and effective devices get developed on a daily basis. Nevertheless, several factors must be put into consideration .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Internet - Immediate Access And More Dependability

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 Iggy Paraphrast (September 01, 2010)  There exists a significant flaw with the method dialup and cable service operates. Their systems are fashioned nearly the same as irrigation systems. Irrigation is a method of directing an all natural source of water and distributing it across a field. . Regardless of how well you design the ditches though the easy physics of water power imply that the diffusion is rarely perfectly .. (Satellite Radio)

Sirius XM Radio Coming to iPhone

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 Bob Maines (September 25, 2008)  News reports have been circulating of the potential that a new streaming radio application will be available soon for the Apple iPhone. Sirius XM Radio subscribers with Internet radio subscriptions will be able to receive their favorite streaming radio channels without the need for a satellite radio. This application has been long awaited by satellite radio subscribers and could .. (Satellite Radio)

Audiovox Sirius Satellite Jampack Radios Make Driving Fun Again

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 Robert Grazian (September 08, 2008)  Imagine if there was a way to drown out the sounds of bumper to bumper traffic with music from practically every genre known to man. Imagine getting to listen to all of your favorite talk, sports and news broadcasts in one place. With Sirius, all of this imagination has become an absolute reality. Audiovox Sirius Satellite Jampack radios provide listeners with 100 channels of high .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio is Rapidly Expanding

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 Matt Murren (September 05, 2008)  Sirus Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio are the only two radio services of their kind in the United States. Let's focus on Sirus Satellite. This radio service has many channels-65 sports broadcasting channels and 69 music stations. The sports channels include news and various forms of entertainment. You can recognize a Sirus channel by the “SR" in front of the channel number. . (Satellite Radio)

Top Online Radio Stations and Services

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 John Parks (August 21, 2008)  With the advances in high-speed internet more and more people are flocking to online radio stations for their listening pleasure rather than tuning in to their local airwaves. The internet offers a wider variety of choices in every genre and it is instantly available. There are also talk radio stations that offer fun and informative programming and you can pick up stations in any .. (Satellite Radio)

The Olympic Coverage on Sirius Radio

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 Bob Maines (August 12, 2008)  Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio, now known to the world as Sirius XM Radio, subscribers can keep up with all the latest news and information from the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing by tuning in to one of the many news channels that are offered. Sirius XM Radio provides listeners with news from NPR, CNN, CNN-HN, Fox, WRN, and BBC. These stations are well respected as good .. (Satellite Radio)

Common Terms and Descriptions For Users of Two Way Radios

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 Domingo Mandelo (July 24, 2008)  Everyone can remember when they were kids and their first experience with two way radios at a play ground or a friends house. What is it about radio communication that is so special? No one is quite sure but for the actual inventors of the technology that experienced it for the first time, the experience must have seemed close to magical. For adults though, radio communication is .. (Satellite Radio)

Some of the Top Reasons That Two Way Radios Are Undergoing a Resurgence in Popularity

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 Domingo Mandelo (July 24, 2008)  There was a time not too many years ago, that two way radios were the latest in personal communications technology. However; they were quite expensive and the best, most powerful models were slightly smaller than a carton of cigarettes, with a retractable antennae that extended out about three feet. For people such as hunters and fishermen though, they were just what they needed to keep . (Satellite Radio)

All About Vertex Radios

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 Domingo Mandelo (July 23, 2008)  Vertex is a brand of two way radios that are recognized the world over for their exceedingly high level of quality in the radios that they manufacture. Vortex specializes in commercial style two way radios that contain the features that are most commonly required in a business environment. Vertex Standard Co. Ltd. was originally known as “Standard Brand Radio Equipment", which .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Car Radio

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 Kevin Vida (July 19, 2008)  A satellite radio or subscription radio (SR) is a digital radio signal that is broadcast by a communications satellite, which covers a much wider geographical range than terrestrial radio signals. For now, satellite radio offers a meaningful alternative to ground-based radio services in some countries, notably the United States. Mobile services, such as Sirius, XM, and Worldspace, .. (Satellite Radio)

The Truth About DAB Digital Radio

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 Richard Merry (July 16, 2008)  When it comes to radio it seems that these days everybody is talking about digital. They do so with reason; here in the UK there is talk of a deadline for analogue switch off. The deadline of 2012 has already been set for analogue television and radio is expected to follow suit. When the deadline arrives, people will either be polishing their shiny new DAB digital radios or using their .. (Satellite Radio)

FCC Sirius Issues

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 Bruce Maduri (June 22, 2008)  The FCC is about to approve the merger of XM and Sirius, radio's only two satellite radio companies. The NAB and the Black Caucus in Congress are having a fit about this merger taking place. The Black Caucus issue is politics as usual. . . not enough minority stations as part of the merger. The NAB's issue is competition. They do not believe the government should allow more competition .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio Family Programming

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 Bob Maines (June 16, 2008)  Don't think that SIRIUS and XM are adults-only medium, obsessed with shock jocks and edgy comedians. There is plenty of family-friendly content available for both providers. While satellite radio has allowed for more free speech than conventional radio has ever attempted (since analog radio is controlled by numerous sponsors and consumers groups) they have also managed to create .. (Satellite Radio)

Compare Sirius And XM Satellite Radio

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 Bob Maines (May 27, 2008)  When it comes to satellite radio, your options are fairly limited. Since the conception of satellite radio in the United States, there have only been two satellite providers, XM and Sirius, which have competitors for years. However, many people will still find that there are a number of differences and options that will help you determine which provider is best for you. In terms of .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio Systems

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 Bob Maines (May 16, 2008)  With all the news surrounding satellite radio, you may be more and more interested in satellite radio systems. Whether you want to take yours on the go, in the car, or keep it at home, there are satellite radio systems that can fit one or all of you needs. For those who are on the go, a portable satellite radio that works much like an mp3 player is flexible in its use. Plug in a pair .. (Satellite Radio)

How Satellite Radio Works

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 Bob Maines (May 16, 2008)  As early as 1992, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) worked with companies that wanted permission to broadcast satellite-based Digital Audio Radio Service across the nation. By 1997, the FCC granted permission, and licenses, to Sirius Satellite Radio, which was CD Radio at the time, and XM Satellite Radio, which was known as American Mobile Radio. Typically, each satellite .. (Satellite Radio)

SIRIUS Backseat TV Option For New Cars

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 Bob Maines (May 15, 2008)  Although SIRIUS satellite radio has been a great consideration for homes, this is now offered to people on the go. Although there are many automobile companies now offering SIRIUS to customers, two in particular are taking this option to the highest level - Chrysler and Volvo. This means in addition to owning a great vehicle, consumers can also listen to satellite radio while driving .. (Satellite Radio)

Waiting on the Merger of Sirius and XM

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 Bob Maines (May 05, 2008)  Consumers have been avidly following news of the anticipated merger between Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio. The merger has already been held up longer than expected due to close scrutiny by the Department of Justice and the FCC. Several weeks ago it was expected that word would be quickly coming regarding approval of the merger. That has not yet occurred; however, and now . (Satellite Radio)

Sirius - XM Merger Information

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 Bob Maines (April 25, 2008)  As of summer 2008, the merger of SIRIUS and XM has been approved by the U. S. Department of Justice. All that has to pass now is the FCC approval, which will then make the merger official. Experts are stating that the merger was all but official for the last year and a half, especially considering that it was questionable if the medium could sustain two healthy competitors. After all, .. (Satellite Radio)

Internet Pay-Per-View - The Taste Of Things To Come!

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 Sam D'costa (April 25, 2008)  Pay-Per-View is not a novel concept. Most of us are aware of what it basically offers. Pay-Per-View cable television service is a common sight to be found in many households. By virtue of this service, one can choose to receive and enjoy select channel broadcasts through their cable connection against a fee. It could be the live telecast of a sports match, or the latest blockbuster from . (Satellite Radio)

Sonic Theaters New Take on the Audio Book

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 Bob Maines (April 10, 2008)  The audio book is an art that has existed officially since 1931 but essentially, probably from the beginning of time. People have always enjoyed reading books aloud and hearing someone's voice express a truly beautiful thought. In 1931 Congress established talking-book program, which was originally intended to help adults who were blind. One year later the first talking books in America . (Satellite Radio)

Howard Stern Uncensored

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 Bob Maines (April 10, 2008)  Howard Stern is probably the most hip 54-year-old man you will ever meet. He is the horny equivalent of Peter Pan, a man who refused to grow up, even when confronted by CBS Radio and the FCC. He has been dubbed a “shock jock" by members of the press, who were never quite sure how to characterize his groundbreaking radio show. Stern at once appeared to be an out of control comedian . (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio is a New Celebrity Hangout

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 Bob Maines (April 10, 2008)  Say what you will about satellite radio, it still knows how to attract the stars. One of their primary business strategies has been to secure exclusive deals with big name entertainers to create a slew of channels (or broadcast streams). The strategy makes sense-entertainers are worth the big investment that traditional radio or even network television can't afford to make in them. They . (Satellite Radio)

Is A Sirius - XM Merger Answer Close At Hand?

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 Bob Maines (April 07, 2008)  Reuters reports that according to Sirius Satellite Radio CEO Mel Karmazin, the much anticipated and delayed merger between Sirius and XM Satellite Radio will soon draw to a close on a positive note. Karmazin's optimistic statement was made at the Bear Stearns 21st Annual Media Conference held on March 12, 2008. According to the Sirius executive, if plans for the merger were seriously .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio Equipment Options

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 Bob Maines (April 07, 2008)  When you're shopping for satellite radio equipment, you have a lot of options. This is a good thing, but it also means you need to make several decisions. First, you must decide whether you will subscribe to Sirius or XM. This decision will dictate what brand of equipment you purchase. Deciding between the two isn't really too difficult if you review their channels and programming. You . (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio Advantages

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 Bob Maines (March 31, 2008)  If you have given some thought to subscribing to satellite radio but you are holding out because you simply are not sure whether it is the right option for you, it is time to learn what satellite radio offers in exchange for a subscription price. Many consumers are hesitant to pay for a subscription to a satellite radio service, stating that it is needless when they can listen to radio . (Satellite Radio)

Sirius XM Merger Information

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 Bob Maines (March 27, 2008)  Sirius and XM have been in talks for over a year about a potential merger. The two companies have been major competitors over the course of the last several years, often marketing to the same customers about the quality of these services. With a merger in the talks it is important to consider how this will affect current customers as well as how it will affect new customers who are .. (Satellite Radio)

A Closer Look at Sirius Satellite Radio

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 Bob Maines (March 27, 2008)  Sirius is a leader in the world of subscription, satellite radio. The company is known as “The Best Radio on Radio" and with a good reason. Because the company provides excellent service, exclusive choices and delivers perhaps the best quality in satellite radio available, it has a large customer base. For those just considering this company's products, you will be happy to know .. (Satellite Radio)

XM and Auto Trader Ink a Deal

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 Bob Maines (March 26, 2008)  Used cars are not normally a market you think of when you think about satellite radio. For most consumers, that thought comes with new vehicles, free trials and built in satellite radio functionality. However, that functionality does not leave a vehicle, simply because it is not new. XM Satellite Radio has broadened their net and has begun marketing through Auto Trader.com in an attempt . (Satellite Radio)

Why Choose Sirius Satellite Radio?

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 Bob Maines (March 26, 2008)  Your choices in listening options are steadily growing. With traditional “terrestrial" radio options, XM and Sirius, you have a number of different choices. Why choose one over the other, though? What does Sirius offer to set them apart from their competition? Let's look at what is available. Terrestrial Radio: What do you get with terrestrial radio? Local programming with local .. (Satellite Radio)

Sirius and USTelematics - The Way Of The Future?

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 Bob Maines (March 26, 2008)  Sirius has long been known for quality programming, exclusive shows and much better reception that XM in many locations. USTelematics is a creator of entertainment systems for vehicle back seat applications. So, what do the two companies have in common? Not much, up until recently. In an interesting turn of events, USTelematics has stated that they will begin putting Sirius programming .. (Satellite Radio)

NASCAR Radio on Sirius

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 Bob Maines (March 26, 2008)  Can't get enough NASCAR? Does every bright blur that passes your car make you wish you were at the track or at home with your widescreen TV and a Sunday afternoon race going on? Well, you can extend that racing enjoyment throughout the week with NASCAR radio on Sirius satellite radio. Whether you tune in for your morning drive or listen all day, you'll find something that really grabs .. (Satellite Radio)

SIRIUS XM Merger Cleared by Justice Department

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 Bob Maines (March 26, 2008)  Although the National Association of Broadcasters opposed the Sirius and XM radio merger, it has cleared the Justice Department's antitrust investigation, which did not find any evidence that the merger between Sirius Satellite and XM Radio Satellite will hurt competition. In fact, recent reports show that two companies continue to lose money. As a way to cut the amounts lost by both .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio Vs Internet Radio

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 Bob Maines (March 13, 2008)  There has been a battle brewing for years now. Skirmishes have been being fought off and on, but now both sides are consolidating for a full out war. The battle is for the ears and minds of listeners and the fight is between traditional radio and satellite radio. XM and Sirius are preparing to take on many of the radio stations on earth as these traditional radio stations begin to .. (Satellite Radio)

SIRIUS Satellite Radio - What to Expect

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 Bob Maines (March 11, 2008)  As a potential subscriber to Sirius, you may be wondering, what is in this switch for you? Why should you invest in Sirius radio over the free radio programming that you have available to you? Chances are good that you will find a great benefit in these products and services, but until you have the ability to listen to them, you may be unable to see that value. Consider who the company .. (Satellite Radio)

Will Falling Auto Sales Affect Satellite Radio Providers?

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 Bob Maines (March 10, 2008)  The partnership between automakers and satellite radio providers has proven beneficial for both parties, though it may be that the satellite radio providers have benefitted more than the automakers from the arrangement. Be that as it may, though, the economic slowdown has now begun to affect even the most powerful automakers. Ford, Chevy and GM have all announced production cuts .. (Satellite Radio)

SIRIUS Radio - More Than Just Music

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 Bob Maines (March 10, 2008)  Satellite radio is big business. No matter how you cut it, or which company you are considering, the national trends show just how popular these companies really are with consumers. Why are they so popular? Simply because they offer more of what consumers want, which is quality programming. The number of channels offered continues to climb, as new genres become covered, new sports .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Radio is Becoming a Popular Option in New Cars - Equipped From the Dealership

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 Bob Maines (February 27, 2008)  Satellite Radio has, in recent years, swept the nation. The unique programming offered by providers providers like XM Radio and Sirius Radio, combined with the no-commercial or little-commercial format, has people buzzing. It is taking hold so strongly that it is becoming one of the most popular options in new cars. In fact, the demand for Satellite Radio as an option for new cars has .. (Satellite Radio)

XM Satellite Radio On Your Phone

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 Bob Maines (February 21, 2008)  Smart phones are all the rage today. The iPhone from Apple, the Blackjack from Samsung and any Blackberry device are all popular commodities. Palm has been a hit or miss company, with some notable successes and some not so notable offerings as well. The new Palm Centro from AT&T promises the best of all worlds - including satellite radio. The Palm Centro is a sleek smart phone with a .. (Satellite Radio)

XM Music Through Your Television

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 Whitney Alen (February 18, 2008)  When you think about DirecTV, you probably think about the huge selection of channels that are available for your viewing pleasure. Perhaps you think about how they offer the NFL Network or a large amount of HD channels, while most cable companies do not. In addition to all of the television channels you can get with DirecTV, XM Music comes standard with a DirecTV subscription. For no .. (Satellite Radio)

Nokia N81 8gb - Loaded With Striking Feature

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 Jack Daniel (January 02, 2008)  The Nokia N81 8GB is a sleek and trendy handset equipped with advanced options for enjoying music. The handset comes with integrated stereo speakers, a 3.5mm headphone jack, 8GB of internal memory and is specially focused on music. The handset has a colored edging around the casing and navigation wheel that are in subtly colored cocoa brown. The handset comes with a beautiful design .. (Satellite Radio)

What Are My Channels Options On Sirius Satellite Radio?

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 Mike Selvon (December 28, 2007)  Sirius Satellite Radio is more than just music. Some of the 12 million listeners prefer television-like content delivered right to their morning commute to help them stay awake. Whether you need a good laugh from Monty Python, some acerbic criticism from Hannity and Colmes, a world report from Barbara Walters, or the latest traffic and weather updates, Sirius Radio has it all, amid 130 .. (Satellite Radio)

MP3 Satellite Radio Is The Latest Revolutionizing Technology

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 Mike Selvon (December 21, 2007)  The answer to all your MP3 satellite radio woes is here, revolutionizing radio in much the same way as Tivo did for satellite television! With Time Trax, you can now download your favorite XM and Sirius radio shows in high-quality MP3 format directly to your computer. If you want to burn the MP3 files onto CD-R's, post them on your website or even load them into your iTunes, it's up to . (Satellite Radio)

Nokia 6120 Pink - Really Gorgeous

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 Jack Daniel (December 15, 2007)  The Nokia 6120 Pink handset comes in a desirable and simple casing with attractive features that have really succeeded in invading the minds of fun loving mobile phone users. The mobile phone comes with a classic design and is available in black and silver colours. The slim handset with a measurement of 105 x 46 x 15 mm is perfect to hold in hand. The handset weighing 89 grams could be .. (Satellite Radio)

How To Make Your Own Radio Station

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 Indo Consoles (December 13, 2007)  Following the steps below you too can create your own station on the net : A. Downloading the main softs 1. The first thing you have to do is to download Nullsoft's audio player, Winamp. In order to broadcast you must have Winamp installed, it's the main tool, without it you cannot do anything. 2. The second thing is to download SHOUTcast server 3. Last but not least, download the .. (Satellite Radio)

Apple iPod Touch - High-Tech Gadget

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 Jack Daniel (December 12, 2007)  The Apple iPod touch is thin but sturdy in looks. This handy media player measures 110x62x8mm and weighs only 120 grams. With their multimedia capabilities, these portable music devices offer music lovers with a plethora of choices. The aforesaid features of i Pod's music gadgets give an essence of luxury and style. The evolution of newly released Apple iPod touch has created a .. (Satellite Radio)

Satellite Phone Rental

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 Morten Hansen (August 17, 2007)  Satellite phone service providers offer many different rental plans and phone plans to get into the game. When you are in the market for a satellite phone you need to choose a phone and a plan that will meet your specific needs. For example for short term use or to try before you buy you might consider only a satellite phone rental rather than buying a phone and getting a plan. Of .. (Satellite Radio)

Two Way Radios - A Good Investment For Your Communication Needs

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 Dennis Jaylon (July 17, 2007)  Two way radios are good news for your business. As contrary to cellphones, they provide you an even cheaper way to keep in contact with your employees and colleagues and organisation members. And more so if your job requires communication between on-field workers and in-house office workers, these devices can prove to be invaluable. Through these radios, you can always be in the loop as . (Satellite Radio)




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