From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- Media : The embodiment or transmission of information, as with the arts, or radio, television, newspapers, magazines, and internet, considered collectively.
- Broadcasting : Add brief definition or description
- Radio : Transmission and reception of information, which can be voice, data or imagery over electromagnetic radiation in free space (i.e., wireless). The information is modulated onto a carrier wave
- Television : Electronic transmission of moving pictures.
- London Calling (journal) : The overseas journal of the BBC's World Service (1939-1992).
- Announcer : Add brief definition or description
- Arts : Add brief definition or description
- Journalism : Practice of writing about daily events of interest to people - politics, international affairs, sports, etc.
- Literature : The profession of “letters” (from Latin litteras), and written texts considered as aesthetic and expressive objects.
- Natural language : A communication system based on sequences of acoustic, visual or tactile symbols that serve as units of meaning.
- Popular culture : Commercialised folk culture that exists for the masses; opposite of high culture.
- World Service : Add brief definition or description
- Shortwave listening : Add brief definition or description
- Broadcast House : Add brief definition or description
- Bush House : Add brief definition or description
- English language : A West Germanic language widely spoken in the United Kingdom, its territories and dependencies, Commonwealth countries and former colonial outposts of the British Empire; has developed the status of a global language.
- Received Pronunciation : British English accent that developed in educational institutions in the nineteenth century and is associated with the wealthy and powerful in the United Kingdom, rather than a geographic region, and which few British people actually use; 'refined' RP, even rarer, is colloquially referred to as 'posh'.
- London : Capital city of the United Kingdom (pop. 7,556,900).
- Corporation for Public Broadcasting : Nonprofit, government-chartered QUANGO organization that receives and distributes funds, from the general treasury, to public broadcasting organizations (radio, television and new media)
- Public Broadcasting Service : The private but quasi-governmental, nonprofit corporation, founded in 1967 by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which provides non-commercial television programming in the United States.
- National Public Radio : Nonprofit corporation, created by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting but a private firm, which provides national news programming to public radio stations and conducts technology research and development