Norway first to start switching off FM radio

Here is an item we thought might be of interest to all members and visitors to the CVRS.

Get ready to redefine your definition of vintage radio. It seems like it won't be long before all radios capable of receiving the traditional modulated forms of rf transmissions are relegated to the "vintage" category. According to this article's subtitle, the change to digital-only broadcast is going ahead even though the switch is opposed by the majority of the country's population.

Here is the link to the article published in the Guardian January 5, 2017: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/05/norway-first-to-start-switching-off-fm-radio

 

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