The Future Of Streaming: Only For The Rich?

I’ve read an article about the SoundExchange Royalties Going Up for Webcasters in 2018…

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“For all streaming in 2018, non subscription webcasters will pay a per performance royalty of $.0018 instead of this year’s $.0017. For subscription streams, the rate will increase to $.0023, an increase from $.0022 per performance rate”

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Last updated on: 25th July 2018
at 12:31 PM Europe/London

RadioDJ & Altacast Are Separate Programs

There appears to be some confusion about Altacast encoding software it seems people thought it was connected to RadioDJ.

“Nope! Altacast is/was coded by a completely different person who seems to have disappeared off the Internet”

Important: Altacast Plugin for RadioDJ will NOT function with RadioDJ v2.0.0 you’ll be stuck on v1.8.2 if you wish to keep using that UNSUPPORTED plugin.

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Last updated on: 23rd July 2018
at 17:11 PM Europe/London

Non-Profit Internet Radio Station?

Do you run a community radio station online without looking to make money from it? Are you a not for profit or community led Internet radio station?

Community / not for profit radio stations:

  • Community radio stations are a type of station which does not have any adverts,
  • Is funded by investors,
  • Is run by volunteers,
  • Is influenced, owned by and operated in the community they serve

We believe that radio automation software shouldn't have to cost you the earth.

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Last updated on: 4th September 2018
at 14:30 PM Europe/London

Stop Blaming People’s Internet Connection

Reading a topic on the Spacial forums from a user who’s having those dreaded “Buffering” issues with the encoders in SAM Broadcaster.

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The SVS volunteers on the Spacial forums are trying yet again to blame the problem on the user’s connection.

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Last updated on: 21st July 2018
at 18:14 PM Europe/London

Free Radio Broadcast Automation Software

I like some of the searches I see coming from Google analytics.

One of the searches recently was for “free radio broadcast automation software”

We’re guessing they were probably looking for an alternative to another well known radio automation program.

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Last updated on: 7th September 2018
at 15:16 PM Europe/London

Sam Broadcaster Terrestrial Licence

Have you ever read through the EULA (End user licence agreement) when it comes to SAM Broadcaster?

Most people haven’t even bothered to read it.

“We can’t help but notice how Spacial make it difficult to use their software. You’d be pretty amazed at the restrictions Spacial Audio do actually place on the their software”

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Last updated on: 3rd September 2018
at 15:54 PM Europe/London

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