In the life of modern man, radio has long been firmly established. It all began with the era of radio development more than a hundred years ago.
Today, with the help of radio, people listen not only to music, but also learn the latest news, listen to reports about the events taking place in many parts of the world.
But not only with the help of a radio receiver you can listen to radio broadcasts and radio stations.
& Nbsp-Have personal computer ownersWinAmp is often installed. It is very convenient for listening to music files in mp3 format. But she still has one interesting feature - listening to Internet radio stations. Of course, such functions are not surprising to anyone, sometimes it's enough to go to the site of a popular radio station and listen to the broadcast via the Internet. But WinAmp offers users almost 9000 radio stations. And not just offers, but sorts by styles, directions, languages and countries.
How to set up the radio in WinAmp
To set up the radio correctly, you need toThe WinAmp player installs the WinAmp Library component. It is available for download from the Internet from the manufacturer's website. After downloading and installing an additional component, run WinAmp. Let's start tuning the radio. We go in & laquo-Settings & raquo- and in the Online Media tab set the number of radio stations for listening. By default, there are only 600 stations installed, and on the Internet, their number is thousands. Set the value with a margin of -20 thousand. Exit the player settings and look for radio stations.
Select the menu Internet Radio. Then, in the window on the right, activate the Refresh button. The list of available stations starts downloading. From this point you can listen to the radio stations.
To set up the radio correctly, you need toUse list filtering by styles and directions. To do this, in the Genre menu, you can specify several types of music - classical, rock, pop, jazz, etc., and you can select countries. If the list of user priorities not only music, but also news, you can activate filters on the themes & ndash- politics, sports, news of the region. In addition, there is a function to search for radio stations by name. Selecting an interested radio station, we activate the playback either with the Play button or with a double click of the mouse. You can put your favorite radio stations on your list of "laquo-favorites" & raquo-.
Using the WinAmp player, you can find theThe Internet has a lot of very unexpected radio stations. Foreign radio amateurs often broadcast in the Internet & laquo-intercepted & raquo- police or air traffic control radio communications. In short, the survey of radio air is as entertaining as the simple & laquo-fermentation & raquo- on the Internet. The study of radio stations will take several months of time and solid gigabyte traffic.
Please note that WinAmp in radio modeConsumes about 62 megabytes of Internet traffic per hour of listening. Radio stations transmit at 128 kbit / s, so the owners of limited packets should take this fact into account.