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Apr 13

Comrex Core Values

Comrex is a value-based company – everything we do is in support of our mission to build reliable, user-friendly tools that users can trust to work, even during complicated broadcasts. So what are our values, exactly? Technical Innovation Broadcasters prioritize reliability over everything – it’s important to be 100% certain that your broadcast will happen […]

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Apr 10

Keeping It Simple

Why are telephone calls the preferred method for handling remote guests on radio shows? It almost feels like a silly question, right? The answer is obvious. Pretty much everyone can get access to a phone, no matter where they are. Quick, look around you – could you call somebody right now, if you needed to? […]

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Apr 06

Using LiveShot With Facebook Live

As of 2016, Facebook is the most popular social network worldwide, with nearly 1.79 billion monthly active users. According to the Pew Research Center, over 62% of U.S. adults get news from social media, with 66% of Facebook users reporting that they use the site as a news source. Information on Facebook, both true and […]

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Mar 22

Women and Radio

March is Women’s History Month. In honor, we at Comrex are reflecting on the role of women in building radio in the United States. Here are just a few of the women who helped create American radio: Gladys Kathleen Parkin was the first woman to obtain a first-class commercial radio operator’s license in 1916, five […]

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Mar 16

Meet Opal

This year at NAB, we’re introducing something completely new, both for us, and for the industry. It’s called Opal. What’s it for? Have you ever listened to a radio program that spent hours promoting an exciting interview segment that you looked forward to hearing? But when it came time for the interview, the guest called in over […]

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Apr 24

NAB Exhibitor Viewpoint: Chris Crump, Comrex

(This article was originally published at Radio World. To read the original piece, click here.) Radio World: How has business been for the company since last year’s NAB Show? Chris Crump: Election years in the U.S. are generally pretty good for Comrex. We’ve seen steady growth on the video side of our product line and […]

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Feb 13

World Radio Day 2017

Today is the sixth World Radio Day, UNESCO’s worldwide event for exploring the way radio shapes our lives. This year’s theme is “Radio is You!”, to advocate for listeners and general audiences around the world to contribute to creating policy and programming for radio. Events this year will be specifically focused on exploring radio as […]

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Jan 24

How To Run A Security Audit

We’ve all heard enough horror stories about security breaches to understand that it’s important to keep an eye on security settings. But when you’re actually setting up and maintaining your equipment, it can be hard to remember the urgency. Who would bother messing with your server? The truth is, you don’t have to be high-profile […]

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Jan 23

Comrex ACCESS Goes To Washington

For major broadcasters, Comrex ACCESS was an important feature of inauguration coverage this past weekend. Radio World discussed the use of ACCESS and other Audio Over IP tools for ABC News Radio and Westwood One.   “This is really the first inauguration that we are totally getting away from ISDN. Most everything will be IP […]

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Jan 13

Broadcasting On Inauguration Day

What’s your backup plan? If you are attending next week’s US Presidential Inauguration and will be broadcasting live from this event, you no doubt have already arranged for your media space, Secret Service and Press Credentials.  But if you’re planning to use any of our Comrex IP audio or video codecs, make sure you take […]

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