When Social Housing Goes Wrong

When Social Housing Goes Wrong

For the past few years the residents of the estate we live on have had to put up with 1 tenant causing anti-social behaviour.

Everything from threatening behaviour to playing loud music. You name it he did it.

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 16:32 PM Europe/London

Sam Broadcaster Crossfade Problems

SAM Broadcaster Crossfade Problems

As hard as I tried over the years I could never get SAM Broadcaster to transition smoothly between songs.

“This happened with every version of the software from 2.7.9 through to the newer versions. So it’s not just a problem confined to one version of SAM Broadcaster but every version of it”

 
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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 16:33 PM Europe/London

Standalone Vs Built In Encoders

Stand alone vs Built In Encoding software?

When it comes to automation software do you pay $$$ for a program that has encoders built in or do you use a standalone encoding program along side the automation software?

I know personally that I prefer a standalone piece of encoding software as I could never get the built in encoders in certain pieces of software to stream properly (Lots of buffering messages)

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Last updated on: June 9th, 2017
at 13:11 PM Europe/London

Homophobia In Music

Homophobia in Music?

It seems recently there has been a lot in the news about pop stars singing homophobic lyrics in songs.

Apparently it’s rife within the rap music scene where it’s tolerated (sic) as part of a rap battle.

Is it right that there’s a perceived culture of Homophobia within certain sections of the music industry?

Hell NO!

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 14:48 PM Europe/London

When Sam Broadcaster Auto Updates Go Wrong!

When SAM Broadcaster Auto Updates Go Wrong!

I read a post on the Spacial forums today where a user had just downloaded the latest version of SAM Broadcaster because the program told him there was an update available.

The problem was this user was using SAM Broadcaster 2013 and the auto updater tried updating it to SAM Broadcaster 2014 for which the user didn’t have a valid key & inevitably it all went horribly wrong for him.

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 14:51 PM Europe/London

Zararadio Why Bother?

Zararadio: Why Bother?

This is another piece of radio software that I tried to use before I discovered the joys of RadioDJ

“I had to switch to another program, I was using Zararadio it would crash after 20hrs of use”

 
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Zararadio was another piece of software I couldn’t get it to work properly. Even after reading the manual.

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Last updated on: March 28th, 2017
at 08:43 AM Europe/London

Sam Bashing

Yet again I’ve been given a barrage of abuse by some troll, The person had a go at me about the posts on this website about SAM Broadcaster.

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I also had to ban the same person from my Facebook page for the same reason.

Not something I do lightly either.

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 14:52 PM Europe/London

Shoutcast Ad Supported Streams

Just read an article on Broadcasting World.

Radionomy have now launched Shoutcast Ad supported streams.

Which means an advert will play over your stream 2 times per hour.

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Last updated on: May 31st, 2017
at 14:55 PM Europe/London

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