Norway to become the first country to switch away from FM radio

Old-school radio is getting a revamp.

New method piggybacks data on radio waves to make singing posters and smart cities

Its gonna be a lot of chatter though.

In 2017, Norway will become the first country to shut down FM radio

The Norwegian Ministry of Culture has finalized a transition date from Frequency Modulation (FM) radio to Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) radio. They will thus become the first country in the world to switch completely from FM radio.