Tag: sonixcast

Radionomy blocks Live Broadcasting. Peppers Stations with Advertisements.

It’s not like Internet Broadcasters in Europe don’t have enough headaches with out of control performance rights organizations, exorbitant fees and geo-blocking, according to sources at Radionomy (wiki), Live broadcasts are now being blocked for producers from Belgium and Germany and automated broadcasts (Auto-DJ) in general are being peppered with advertisements up to four (4) times an…

We Want You!

You: Love internet radio and have spent countless hours learning everything possible about it. Have some technical expertise with radio broadcasting tools and radio automation. Have a few hours a week where you’re just sitting on your Hands. Want to be part of the future of radio broadcasting. We: Are growing faster than we can possibly…

BoomBox: New Watch Music Folders Feature

Broadcast licensing is a big feature of SoniXCast products and making sure that music tracks are properly licensed is a big part of making sure that Stations stay legal. Tagging of music tracks is as diverse as the individual who manages them which presents great challenges for the BoomBox licensing system. Add to that; Indexing one’s Music Library…

BoomBox 2.2 Released

BoomBox 2.2 Released We are proud to announce the full release of BoomBox 2.2. This release includes all components requested by customers in previous versions and more. This release also addresses many of the issues found in the bug database. Full ShoutCast Transcoder (Auto-DJ) Support Dynamic Playlists Advanced Event Management Drag & Drop, Multiple Track Uploading…

Beep, Beep, Connecting…

  One of the most common support tickets we have are those concerning connecting to our servers. Especially when we setup new ones. Well there is an easy explanation for that and here are some self help things you can do… Understand first that the Internet is made up of hardware numbering in the millions.  They…

May Highlights

With the recent influx of Radionomy customers, we find ourselves in expansion mode. The features that many like are our License model and lack of playback restrictions, however we know we need to grow in order to meet demand. Here’s what we got going for the rest of May… New Servers We’ll be adding 4 new stream servers to…

New Forum and Social Networking Features

In an effort to move the discussions off of social networking sites into a more central database for information concerning SoniXCast, we’ve installed bbpress forums and buddypress social networking plug-ins onto our WordPress installation at https://blog.sonixcast.com. The public is encouraged to sign-up, partake and contribute. About buddypress: BuddyPress is a powerful community plugin for WordPress that takes your site…

SoniXCast Licensing FAQ

Here at SoniXCast we try to take the headache out of broadcasting. Many who come on board have questions and concerns that we will try to answer here. However, if you need further clarification or have a special request, we beg you to contact our friendly support department and they will gladly help you any…

Radionomy Flounders, Sonixcast Grows

Radionomy is currently suffering extreme network issues according to their facebook page. Ever wonder why Sonixcast customers never experience such problems? In a word AnyCastIP. Never heard of it huh. Well AnyCastIP is Sonixcast’s patented digital content distribution network which serves as a backbone for all Sonixcast services and works diligently behind the scenes ensuring that broadcasts…