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May 04

Robocalls keep coming

A couple of years ago we started seeing an increasing number of incoming “ghost” calls on our codecs.This only affected users who opened the SIP functionality on their devices to be compatible with SIP-based calling apps and WebRTC bridging. We cut some firmware to address this, by implementing a “blacklist” of common attributes of these calls. […]

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May 04

Comrex introduces new app, FieldTap, at NAB 2018

New app allows for one-touch broadcasting from the field DEVENS, MA, Apr. 19th 2018 — Comrex will release FieldTap, a new phone application for remote broadcasting, in the spring of 2018. FieldTap uses SIP to make it possible for users to transmit audio with the touch of a button. Ideal for reporters and street team […]

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May 02

FieldTap is now the best codec app

NAB 2018 is over and Comrex introduced four new products! One of them is a new codec app. We’ve been pointing folks to Linphone for years, and it’s great and free, but we often hear it’s too complex for non-techies to set up and use. Enter FieldTap! Under the hood, FieldTap is Linphone. Go open source software! But it’s […]

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Apr 18

Missed us at NAB 2018? Here’s what we showed.

Another NAB in the books, and wow – this was a good one. We met so many new people, plus we got to reconnect with old friends. Not to mention, we introduced 4 (that’s right, count ‘em, FOUR) brand new products. Need a recap? Here’s what was new from us this year: EarShot IFB Comrex […]

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Apr 04

Fleet Commander Makes You The Captain Of Your Codecs

If you’re managing more than one codec, it can be complicated to juggle a bunch of individual control windows. Three years ago, we introduced Fleet Commander, an application that lets you see all of your codecs all in one place. Even if you’re dealing with different Comrex codecs at the same time – you can […]

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Mar 21

Here’s What’s New From Comrex For NAB 2018

We’re bringing a ton of new stuff to NAB 2018, and we can’t wait to share it with you. This year, we’ll be at Booth C2330, delving further into audio over IP (AoIP) technology. Here’s what we’ll be showcasing. EarShot IFB As we all know, Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS) lines are becoming more and […]

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Mar 14

What’s EarShot IFB? Here’s everything you need to know.

One of our sales reps tells a story about visiting a television station in Chicago. When he walked into the studio, he saw banks of telephone couplers, all plugged in to POTS (Plain Old Telephone Service) lines. These were being used for IFB – teams in the field would call in using their cellphones, they’d […]

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Feb 26

Entercom Makes Guest Interviews Simple With Opal

  Entercom Radio Bay Area is a collection of Entercom-owned radio stations, including 95.7 The Game, a San Francisco based sports talk station. Guest interviews are a major part of programming for 95.7. Producers and hosts are always looking for easier ways to coordinate and pull off these interviews.   When Comrex Opal was released, […]

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Feb 21

Comrex ACCESS NX Takes The Cardinals Abroad

By Walt Ellis Senior Radio Engineer Arizona Cardinals PHOENIX — The Arizona Cardinals traveled to London this past season to play the Los Angeles Rams as part of the NFL London Games. As an engineer for the Cardinals, I traveled with flagship station KMVP(FM)/98.7 to cover the game. We had multiple shows to produce in the […]

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Feb 13

It’s World Radio Day!

The 7th Annual World Radio Day, a worldwide event organized by UNESCO, is set to happen on February 13th. This year’s theme is “Radio and Sports” – radio professionals are encouraged to reflect on the impact that sports coverage has on communities, and the world. Diversity in Sports Coverage: ​Through the coverage of traditional and […]

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