Distinctiveness of Public Radio in the Age of Digitization

David Fernández-Quijada

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Abstract

© 2017 Broadcast Education Association. This article examines the distinctiveness of the public broadcaster offer in the roll-out of digital terrestrial radio across 25 European markets. Distinctiveness was measured through the number of services and the diversity of genres provided by the same broadcaster on analogue-only, simulcast and digital-only stations. The results illustrate which public broadcasters have made an effort to provide exclusive digital services and which genres are being preferred in digital. As a whole, the research provides useful insights into the role of public media as drivers of digital radio and technological innovation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-89
JournalJournal of Radio and Audio Media
Volume24
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Jan 2017

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    Fernández-Quijada, D. (2017). Distinctiveness of Public Radio in the Age of Digitization. Journal of Radio and Audio Media, 24(1), 77-89. https://doi.org/10.1080/19376529.2017.1297143