For Immediate Release


iBiquity Digital and e-Radio USA Sign Joint Testing

and Marketing Agreement

e-Radio USA to use HD Radio™ Technology in Application Development


LAS VEGAS, NV, International Consumer Electronics Show - January 5, 2005 -- iBiquity Digital Corporation, the sole developer of digital HD Radio™ technology, and e-Radio USA, Inc. (e-Radio USA), a broadcasting application development and datacasting firm, today announced that they will jointly test and market e-Radio USA products and services to radio broadcasters, automotive manufacturers and consumers for the delivery of targeted and personalized data content.


HD Radio technology is transforming the radio experience by offering dramatically improved sound quality on both the AM and FM bands, static-free reception, and wireless data services. Additionally, HD Radio technology enables broadcasters to simultaneously transmit audio and digital signals capable of delivering wireless data to in-vehicle and home receivers for a variety of consumer applications, including on-demand interactive traffic, news and weather information.


“The unlimited potential of enhanced data applications and content for broadcasters, automakers and consumers is one of the factors sparking the accelerated transition to HD Radio digital broadcasting," said Jeffrey Jury, COO, iBiquity Digital Corporation.  "We are excited to work with companies such as e-Radio, who are clearly on the forefront of developing innovative technology and service offerings for distribution via iBiquity's HD Radio technology.”

"Our partnership with iBiquity will allow e-Radio USA to develop enhanced data applications and services for use by a wide range of consumers utilizing HD Radio technology,” said Rick Boland, CEO of e-Radio USA.  "With the increased bandwidth capacity of HD Radio, e-Radio’s future applications will support more robust data content and more personalized messaging capabilities."


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iBiquity Digital and e-Radio USA recently worked together to demonstrate applications at Convergence 2004 and will continue to demonstrate applications with an upcoming focus on the International CES 2005 and NAB 2005 shows in Las Vegas.

About e-Radio USA, Inc.

e-Radio USA, Inc. is an application development and datacasting firm that was formed to provide innovative data products and services to consumers, broadcasters and automotive manufacturers.  e-Radio USA currently licenses its technology to Broadcast Electronics, Inc. for use in their Radio Data Dimensions integrated datacasting product.  Future e-Radio USA products will support the delivery of real-time traffic data and other automotive telematics including targeted and personalized text messaging capabilities.  E-Radio USA has operations in Los Altos, California and Toronto, Canada and is funded by private investors.  For more information please visit:


About iBiquity Digital

iBiquity Digital is the sole developer and licenser of HD Radio™ technology in the U.S., which is transforming today's AM and FM radio stations to digital, enabling radically upgraded sound, crystal-clear reception and new wireless data services. The company's investors include 15 of the nation's top radio broadcasters, including ABC, Clear Channel and Viacom; leading financial institutions, such as Grotech Capital Group, J.P. Morgan Partners, New Venture Partners, Pequot Capital and J&W Seligman; and strategic partners Ford Motor Company, Harris, Texas Instruments and Visteon. iBiquity, named one of Deloitte’s Fast 500 Companies, is a privately held with operations in Columbia, MD, Detroit, MI, Belmont, CA and Warren, NJ.   For more information please visit:







Vicki Stearn                          Gil Chorbajian                           Rick Boland

iBiquity Digital             Ogilvy Public Relations                e-Radio USA

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