Phase out over-the-air signals? (was: Re: WCRB to simulcast on 88.7 in R.I.)
Mon Jun 6 12:26:17 EDT 2011
Thanks for the observations, Aaron.
I remember how quickly state-run shortwave broadcasting has collapsed
since the 1980s: electricity prices rose, recessions strained government
budgets, the end of the Cold War seemed to reduce the need to
communicate (?), and the rise of the Internet made a cheaper
transmission medium available in the affluent countries.
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