Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Aug 2010 22:28 UTC
Multimedia, AV You know, I really like America and its citizens. Beautiful country, lovely people, nothing but good experiences on my end. However, like everyone else, the US has its problems, and one particular annoying one is the power of lobby and interests groups. I couldn't believe my eyes when I read that the RIAA and NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) are asking Congress to mandate FM chips in all portable devices - cell phones, mp3 players, PDAs, everything. Wait, what?
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Dead On
by johjeff on Fri 20th Aug 2010 00:05 UTC
johjeff
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2007-11-06

About government meddling in way too many areas. They seem to be hell bent on controlling every aspect of our lives. Orwell anyone?

On a side note, If they have to interfere, couldn't they AT LEAST mandate HD Radio?

Edited 2010-08-20 00:08 UTC

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RE: Dead On
by cerbie on Tue 24th Aug 2010 03:52 in reply to "Dead On"
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2006-01-02

Why mandate HD Radio? There's nothing HD about it.

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