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Broadcaster Magazine - June 2001

Features

NAB 2001 Product Highlights: The converging marketplace at NAB
The move to DTV, HDTV, DAB, iTV and now CC (centralcasting) technologies continued to be the focus of attention at this year's NAB 2001. The following are some of the product highlights from Las Vegas.

Cover Story: Centralcasting
New tecnologies are making it possible to run dozens of stations from a single location. Will centralcasting turn TV broadcasters into cablecasters?

Business of Broadcasting: Ten things about our industry and our business
that will determine $ucce$$ in the future


Departments

News Briefs

Cable leaders cautious over acceptance of new digital services (June 01, 2001)

CRTC cuts license terms for Star Choice and Cancom (June 01, 2001)

CRTC cuts license terms for Star Choice and Cancom (June 01, 2001)

CRTC allows cable companies to own specialty TV channels

Haliburton Broadcasting buys CKLP-FM (June 01, 2001)

Corus pledges to grow Country music (June 01, 2001)

Astral to acquire Telemedia's radio stations (June 01, 2001)

"Drive-In Channel" among dozen new category 2 services (June 01, 2001)

Big changes for Saskatchewan radio (June 01, 2001)

CRTC gives Quebecor Media permission to buy Videotron (June 01, 2001)

CanWest to open broadcast centre in Winnipeg

CRTC denies Rogers/Star! deal; channel to go on basic anyway (June 01, 2001)

"5-to-1 rule" a mistake -- Cassaday

CRTC to make "life easier" for small cable companies (June 01, 2001)

Point of View

Task force on broadband access lacks content

People

Global's Shea shuffles off to Bell

Tracking Trends

It's the consumer, not technology

The Last Word

Cultural diversity -- from dialogue to action

Tuned-In

AM finds a new voice

DAB Developments (June 01, 2001)