, Radio Argentina
to the World, has finally checked times of their streaming to coincide with live broadcasts on shortwave. New web schedule including Italian, English broadcasts. Engineers still working to beam broadcasts to Europe from relay station in Okeechobee, Florida. Most of broadcasts, including Italian, now directed to North America on shortwave.
Rai News 24, part of Italian public broadcaster Rai, started a weekly English newsreel with most important news from Italy. Every Thursday a new video is posted on their web site. It's the first time Rai resumes a foreign language broadcast since they were all stopped in 2007.
On 18 December 2015, Radio Romania International (RRI) has launched the 1.0 version (beta version) of Radio Romania International's App for iOS (iPhone and iPad) now ready to be downloaded from station's web site for free.
A new shaped web portal of Rai Teche, the vast historical archive of Italian public broadcaster Rai, is offering a renovated opportunity to track 90 years of radio and 60 of television in Italy, including some publications from Rai's libraries.
Italian Public Radio Rai has completed the transfer of their digital audio channels to DAB+ standard. A DAB+ simulator is now available on the Internet to test the versatility of the system, tuning pop music channel Radio 2.
Vatican Radio has activated its first android "app" to listen to all its five radio channels in 40 languages, Italian and English included.
La Spezia (Nort-Western Italy) is the first city where Marconi showed a practical use of his invention shortly after he started experimenting at home and in Britain. As early as in July 1897 Marconi worked at La Spezia Italian Navy Base along with military experts to make radio to serve navigation. Most of the objects used in those days are now visible via the Internet.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) plans to submit a application to acquire the .radio Top Level Domain name (TLD) for the global broadcast radio community.
Worldwide support. A further requested TLD is .eurovision .
Vatican Radio website is offering a new service: audio and video streaming of Christmas celebrations with the Pope in nine languages, live by a new player available on their homepage.
Web links to Chile were unaccessible as readers from all over the world tried to connect the earthquake hit country on Saturday 27 February 2010. Also some radio stations in central Chile were silenced in the first hours after the quake.
Pope Benedict XVI released today the theme of the 44th World Social Communications Day 2010: "The priest and pastoral ministry in a digital world: new media at the service of the Word".
46 Italian personalities' names are included in the Voice of America Pronounciation Guide.
"Taccuino Italiano" (Italian Notebook) - a long standing feature within the Italian programme of RAI International
- is offerung a weekly bilingual broadcast in English and Italian.
A new name for the Italian Swiss Radio web site supports a new layout, white and red according to the national colours of Switzerland. Readers now typing www.rtsi.ch are re-directed to www.rsi.ch new site.
International Radio Serbia has improved their webstreaming.
Instead of mono 64 kbps, a new MP3 stream is on STEREO 112 kbps and it has capability of 10,000 listeners allowing a better listening quality.
Multilingual podcasting is now available from the Voice of Turkey website, English, Italian included. Fully renovated website is also planned to be launched on 20 November 2008.
Italy as a casa of "Post-Shortwave Radio" is explored by American journalist Kim Andrew Elliott on NASWA Journal discovering English news and music via the Internet from RAI in Rome.
Twelve new languages are to be added in the Voice of Turkey (TRT) Web site, TRT director stated in a interview with Turkish Daily News, confirming next introduction of a multilingual TV channel for neighboring countries and new languages for international broadcasts, including Armenian. The Voice of Turkey broadcasts in English as well in Italian.
al Exterior is now realying its multilingual broadcasts via the Internet. A live streaming service is now available on the station's website.
Radio Romania International has changed their web services provider and concentrated internet audio broadcasts on a Windows Media platform. Previously used Real Audio and MP3 audio formats have been abandoned.
Broadcasters' web sites are still preserving the final short wave schedule of RAI International
and the latest Italian, Swedish and German programmes from Radio Japan, ended on 30 September 2007.
A final, maybe unvoluntary, tribute to decades of international braodcasts.
Serbian Radio International opened a new web site at the address www.glassrbije.org also offering a new modern layout. Contents cover all usual languages including Emglish and Italian.
Old website www.radioyu.org is still active.
Arabic, Spanish and Serbian, Albanian, Slovenian newscasts have been re-introduced in Satelradio programmes by RAI International
about two months after closing down all foreign newscasts and short wave broadcasts.
German section of Vatican Radio has produced a DVD showing the work of the section and history of the station. A summary film can be downloaded from the site of the section.
A Vatican Radio QSL
card has been sold on the Internet for 68 US Dollars.