Ludwig's 'The One' Receiver Gets iPod Docking Connector

Ludwig Enterprises announced this week that its new "The One" radio will be compatible with Apple iPod docking stations. As you may remember, Ludwig's "The One" will receive a wide variety of radio broadcasts transmitted over affiliate broadcast DTV stations.

I have not seen any announcements of affiliate TV stations in the 50 markets Ludwig plans to cover when its network is built out. Last month Ludwig began streaming programs from Haiti and Jamaica at

Ludwig's system is based on patented technology utilizing a "carousel" that interleaves information streams in a repeating pattern for inclusion in a DTV signal.

Doug Lung

Doug Lung is one of America's foremost authorities on broadcast RF technology. As vice president of Broadcast Technology for NBCUniversal Local, H. Douglas Lung leads NBC and Telemundo-owned stations’ RF and transmission affairs, including microwave, radars, satellite uplinks, and FCC technical filings. Beginning his career in 1976 at KSCI in Los Angeles, Lung has nearly 50 years of experience in broadcast television engineering. Beginning in 1985, he led the engineering department for what was to become the Telemundo network and station group, assisting in the design, construction and installation of the company’s broadcast and cable facilities. Other projects include work on the launch of Hawaii’s first UHF TV station, the rollout and testing of the ATSC mobile-handheld standard, and software development related to the incentive auction TV spectrum repack.
A longtime columnist for TV Technology, Doug is also a regular contributor to IEEE Broadcast Technology. He is the recipient of the 2023 NAB Television Engineering Award. He also received a Tech Leadership Award from TV Tech publisher Future plc in 2021 and is a member of the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society and the Society of Broadcast Engineers.