Satellite Radio Gains Approval
- Riding High. Pohlmann, Ken C.; Shapiro, Leslie // Sound & Vision;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p76
Presents information on the satellite digital radio services offered by XM and Sirius. Subscription cost for a satellite radio service; List of music and talk radio channels offered by the two radio services; Pros and cons; Comparison on the signal reception and sound quality of a satellite...
- Making It All Work. Ranada, David // Sound & Vision;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p84
Presents information on the technical differences between the audio-signal transmission used by satellite radio operators XM and Sirius. Number of satellites used by each operator; Digital encoding employed by the radio operators; Sound quality transmitted by the radio operators.
- BIRD CALL BECKONS MUSIC FANS. Bloom, David // Variety;10/14/2002, Vol. 388 Issue 9, p26
Focuses on the competition between radio companies XM Satellite Radio and Sirius. Services offered by both companies; Comments from executives of both companies; Financial condition of the companies.
- Sirius, XM join to set standard for satellite tuner. Taylor, Chuck // Billboard;03/04/2000, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p133
Announces the partnership between Sirius Radio and XM Radio to jointly fund development of a radio tuner design that would lead to a single standard for satellite radios. Terms of the agreement.
- Is Satellite Radio A Safer Bet? Benz, Matthew // Billboard;6/22/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 25, p1
Questions whether digital satellite radio companies will be more successful than Internet radio stations in getting people to subscribe to the service. Satellite radio companies such as XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio; Challenge of making subscribers our of radio listeners; Number...
- We're beaming with high expectations. Fagan, Ryan // Sporting News;3/5/2007, Vol. 231 Issue 10, p8
This article briefly discusses the possible merger between subscription radio services XM and Sirius from a professional sports fan's perspective, contemplating the various sports programming that would become available to subscribers. The merger is expected to go through in late 2007 pending...
- Satellite Killed The Radio Star. McLean, Bethany // Fortune;1/22/2001, Vol. 143 Issue 2, p94
Reports that, as of January, 2001, Sirius Satellite Radio and competitor XM Radio plan to broadcast to car radios anywhere in the United States. Cost of the subscription service; How the United States Federal Communications Commission granted the companies licenses to use a portion of the...
- Satellite Radio Providers Sketch Out Retail Programs. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;06/12/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p30
Outlines the retail programs of United States radio satellite providers Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio. Simplification of selling process; Rewards to retailers who sell their service; Target markets; Efforts to secure commitments from leading retailers to promote their services...
- Free Receivers Not Part Of Plans. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;06/12/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p30
Indicates that United States radio satellite providers Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio do not plan to run free-receiver promotions. Subscriber revenue; Price points.