We at The Beyond Radio Network, pursuant to our policies of transparency, would like to announce that TBRN's ownership structure has changed. I, Nick Giannak III, am the new, primary owner of TBRN.Derek Lane is the secondary owner of TBRN.Andre Louis, the original founder, is now the owner … [Read more...] about TBRN completes ownership changes
It is not usually TBRN policy to comment on departure of staff members, preferring to handle these matters internally and keep them there, save for amicable departures that require a kind send-off. Unfortunately, we have an unusual situation. Recently, it came to our attention that a document was … [Read more...] about Regarding the departure of Armando Maldonado
Holidays are a part of TBRN's DNA, given that the station itself launched on New Year's Day, 2005. Since then, TBRN has made a special effort to celebrate its holidays, taking it seriously (Christmas) to mocking (Valentine's Day). What is TBRN doing for its upcoming Christmas content, and how will … [Read more...] about From Christmas to Easter and everything in between, Happy Holidays!
I haven't written a lot this year. That's my fault. Most station news ends up on our Twitter, which gives it instant visibility, of course. Now, I can come back with a technical update. If you visit our many archive pages, you will now see that some archives have descriptions that didn't before. … [Read more...] about Podcasts Look Nicer
One of my favorite things to do at TBRN is announce new broadcasters and their new shows. For me, the introduction of a new DJ represents validation on all sides. For you, it’s validation that you’re ready to do a show on our airwaves, undoubtedly. For us, it’s validation that we’re good enough to at … [Read more...] about Calling all new broadcasters!
There's been a lot happening at TBRN in the past weeks and months. From updated automation to rebuilt phone systems, we've certainly been busy here. However, I'd like to take a brief opportunity to elaborate on some things, most notably the introduction of a new broadcaster. … [Read more...] about Of Finns, Swedes…and time zones
It’s taken us longer than we expected it to, but I’m thrilled to be able to announce that archives are in the process of being launched! The new archival system is ready and raring to go. Quinn, Derek, and I have been hard at work building our system to be something elegant for broadcaster and lis … [Read more...] about Archival cascade: They’re finally arriving!
On the digital Domain Online Radio Show, we announced a few awesome things, mostly centered around our newest broadcaster. Yes, we have one! TBRN would like to welcome Cam Dawson to our ranks of fun, quality broadcasters. His “Untitled Show” will Premier on Friday, January 8, 2016 at 9 PM EST, and e … [Read more...] about Welcomes and Welcomes Back
Yesterday, I spoke to Amanda Rush, who was instrumental in testing the WordPress theme we’re using on this site. Amanda is one of the best accessibility advocates you will find, and a web developer to boot. When Derek Lane of WDGLFM reported a bug regarding Firefox and NVDA, I decided to contact A … [Read more...] about To Screen Reader Users Using Firefox Or Chrome
For those of you who don’t know me, I’m Nick Giannak, the former co-owner and co-founder of HKC Radio. What am I doing here? Welcoming you not only to the new TBRN website, but also to the new TBRN itself. Yes, this is an exciting time for us, as we are, in essence, relaunching the station, and with … [Read more...] about Hello world!