More Sam Broadcaster Cloud Outages

It seems that Spacial Audio have been having issues with their SAM Broadcaster Cloud service again.

SAM Broadcaster Cloud Outages

This is just one of a long line of dropouts/outages with their SAM Broadcaster Cloud service which is hosted on the Microsoft Azure platform

@spacial Again today your server dropped all my listeners in the middle of the day to restart – WHY?

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Last updated on: 4th January 2018
at 10:00 AM Europe/London

Bad Software Practices?

I really wish certain users on the Internet would keep their “opinions” about me to themselves.

I’ve recently been accused of “Bad Software Practices” because of the way I promote RadioDJ over “other” paid for software

“I’m confused as to what those bad software Practices are exactly, I simply promote other freely available software over paid for solutions”

 
Nothing remotely wrong in doing that either (Last time I looked)

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Last updated on: 19th February 2018
at 11:31 AM Europe/London

RadioDJ 200,000 Downloads (V1.8.2)

As the downloads of v.1.8.2 on the RadioDJ website hurtle towards 200,000 you have to admit the software must be making a difference in the world of radio automation.

Its not just the RadioDJ website where people have been downloading the software we’ve had around 20,000 downloads off our servers too.

The software was also hosted in several other websites so we may not know the actual figure of RadioDJ v1.8.2 downloads.

(Yes we’re fully aware not all of those 220,000+ downloaders will be using the software but a great deal of people are)

RadioDJ free radio automation software

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Last updated on: 26th March 2018
at 13:31 PM Europe/London

Spacial Audio Are Pathetic

Went for a look recently on the Spacial Audio/SAM Broadcaster forums to see a post where someone was letting off steam about Spacial Audio support being “Pathetic” (Nothing new there)

He was wanting to purchase an upgrade but wasn’t getting very far with the support department and the representative manning the support desk.

Seems the person manning the support desk suggested that he contacted Cleverbridge (Who handle Spacial Payment Systems)

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Last updated on: 2nd February 2018
at 08:29 AM Europe/London

Radioboss: A Review

Downloaded RadioBoss 5.6.2 to test to see if anything had changed since my last foray into the software.

RadioBoss

I installed it and dragged a folder of music into the playlist, Then went on to try and configure the program and audio settings.

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Last updated on: 17th October 2017
at 12:53 PM Europe/London

Nextkast: Totally Baffling And Confusing

Just managed to get the latest version of Nextkast to test out…

It installed and fired up OK but that’s where everything started going wrong for me.

Nextkast

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Last updated on: 21st November 2017
at 10:10 AM Europe/London

Happy Birthday Blog!

Just realised its about this time 6 years ago I started this blog.

I started it initially to let off steam about how naff some of the software offerings in the world of Internet radio were.

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Last updated on: 29th January 2018
at 15:09 PM Europe/London

One Database: Multiple Computers Running RadioDJ

FAQ: How do I synchronise more than one copy of RadioDJ to the same database?

RadioDJ database setup tool

Its not particularly hard to do.

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Last updated on: 6th February 2018
at 16:08 PM Europe/London

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