Canadian FM Chip News Stories

Here is a running list of what we have discovered

(Updated  January 12 2018)

Samsung unlocks the FM Chip –

FCC Asks Apple to turn on FM Chips

FCC asks Apple to turn on FM chips that don’t exist

Toronto Metro – Toronto City Council

CBC Radio 1 and Toronto City Council Exec

CFJC Today – The future of smart radios

FFC looks to be interested in supporting the movement

FM Activation in Smartphones Reaches a Milestone

FM Chip in Smartphone Data – 1Q 2016

NextRadio Expands Into Canada
The National Campus and Community Radio Association is launching a campaign to pressure Rogers, Bell and Telus, and smartphone manufacturers, to activate the FM chip which is installed on most smartphones. For readers not aware of the FM chip, click HERE for an article published in Broadcast Dialogue…