Norway Says No More (Need For) FM

The New York Times reports that Norway has decided to switch off FM broadcasting; the first country to do so.

Apparently, the move is intended to go fully digital but not everyone is happy with the decision.

I grew up listening to broadcasts over FM and some over AM. And although I haven’t needed to tune to a non-digital station in quite a while, I can understand how it can be a loss to at least some segment of the population used to the ready accessibility of the format.

+ Read the New York Times story.