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The American Urban Radio Networks (AURN) was created in October 1991 as the result of a merger between New York-based National Black Network, founded by Unity Broadcasting in 1973, and Sheridan Broadcasting Networks, founded by Pittsburgh-based Sheridan Broadcasting Corporation.
Beacon Hill is a hill and neighborhood in southeast Seattle, Washington.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
Boise State University (BSU) is a public university in the western United States, located in Boise, Idaho.
Broadcasting is the distribution of audio or video content to a dispersed audience via any electronic mass communications medium, but typically one using the electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves), in a one-to-many model.
Contemporary hit radio (also known as CHR, contemporary hits, hit list, current hits, hit music, top 40, or pop radio) is a radio format that is common in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago, South Africa, and the Philippines, that focuses on playing current and recurrent popular music as determined by the top 40 music charts.
Cougar Mountain is a peak in the Issaquah Alps in King County, Washington.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Dance/Mix Show Airplay (formerly Hot Dance Airplay) is a monitored electronic dance music radio chart that is featured weekly in Billboard magazine.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
Entercom is a publicly traded American broadcasting company and radio network based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
In telecommunications and signal processing, frequency modulation (FM) is the encoding of information in a carrier wave by varying the instantaneous frequency of the wave.
HD Radio is a trademarked term for iBiquity's in-band on-channel (IBOC) digital radio technology used by AM and FM radio stations to transmit audio and data by using a digital signal embedded "on-frequency" immediately above and below a station's standard analog signal, providing the means to listen to the same program in either HD (digital radio with less noise) or as a standard broadcast (analog radio with standard sound quality).
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
House music is a genre of electronic dance music created by club DJs and music producers in Chicago in the early 1980s.
Industrial music is a fusion genre of electronic and experimental music which draws on harsh, transgressive or provocative sounds and themes.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
KNDD (107.7 FM), also known as "107.7 The End", is an alternative rock radio station in Seattle, Washington.
KSER (90.7 FM) is a non-commercial radio station and airs a mix of music and news/public affairs.
In the U.S. education system, magnet schools are public schools with specialized courses or curricula.
MiniDisc (MD) is a magneto-optical disc-based data storage format offering a capacity of 74 minutes and, later, 80 minutes, of digitized audio or 1 gigabyte of Hi-MD data.
Nathan Hale High School is a public high school in Seattle, Washington, United States.
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) is the division of the United States' National Weather Service responsible for tracking and predicting weather systems within the tropics between the Prime Meridian and the 140th meridian west poleward to the 30th parallel north in the northeast Pacific Ocean and the 31st parallel north in the northern Atlantic Ocean.
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is an agency of the United States Department of Commerce that serves as the President's principal adviser on telecommunications policies pertaining to the United States' economic and technological advancement and to regulation of the telecommunications industry.
Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems, better known as BDS, is a service that tracks monitored radio, television and internet airplay of songs based on the number of spins and detections.
The term non-commercial educational (NCE) applies to a radio station or TV station that does not accept on-air advertisements (TV ads or radio ads), as defined in the United States by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
A pledge drive is an extended period of fundraising activities, generally used by public broadcasting stations to increase contributions.
Puget Sound is a sound along the northwestern coast of the U.S. state of Washington, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean, and part of the Salish Sea.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
Seattle Public Schools is the largest public school district in the state of Washington.
SHOUTcast DNAS is cross-platform proprietary software for streaming media over the Internet.
Snoqualmie Pass is a mountain pass that carries Interstate 90 (I-90) through the Cascade Range in the U.S. State of Washington.
Streaming media is multimedia that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider.
Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States.
The Village Voice is an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly.
An underwriting spot is an announcement made on public broadcasting outlets, especially in the United States, in exchange for funding.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), also known as the Health Department, is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government with the goal of protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.
Victoria, the capital city of the Canadian province of British Columbia, is on the southern tip of Vancouver Island off Canada's Pacific coast.
The watt (symbol: W) is a unit of power.
Windows Media is a discontinued multimedia framework for media creation and distribution for Microsoft Windows.