Net gives pirate radio the last laugh

 作者:周香活     |      日期:2019-03-02 06:08:09
By Paul Marks YOU are chilling out to your favourite songs on your car radio, only to have them drowned out by an appalling, fuzzy din you didn’t tune into. It happens all too often in cities, where legitimate stations in the FM band lose out to pirate stations playing their own brands of music alongside brash nightlife advertising. And this hijacking of the airwaves won’t change any time soon, thanks to the internet. So says airwave watchdog Ofcom, which manages and protects radio frequencies for the UK government. Ofcom cites two major threats in its annual enforcement report: