Car audio player
The new CBS radio player platform combines a broad array of content and functionality.
TriCaster is a truly plug-and-play device. It's a PC built in a case that includes audio/video I/O on the front and the standard PC connections on the back.
Triton will merge Stream the World with Ando Media to create the Ando Media Group.
Mobile advertising platform
A new-found focus has been given to offering video in addition to the traditional audio component of radio.
CBS, Clear Channel and Pandora are among the most profitable Internet radio providers.
Jacobs Media Technology Survey VI shows that Pandora is gaining popularity.
57 mobile apps will connect 71 Salem stations to mobile listeners.
The program is designed to increase the usage of a station's Internet broadcast.
The partnership provides targeted ad insertion to the streaming appliance.
For radio stations, streaming should be viewed as yet another path to reach an audience.
Streaming audio is now essentially a requirement for any radio station. Bridge Ratings Service has recently concluded that more than 60 million people in the United States listen to some form of Internet radio during the course of a typical week.
The RadioTime guide will serve as the Web radio tuner for the new Mini Connected option.
Two sessions will be held on Feb 11, 2010.
The acquisition is the first by Mi Media Holdings, with plans to rebrand the assets as Miroamer Platinum.
The free app streams stations to online mobile listeners.
As a first step, the recently minted Internet Media Device Alliance has called a press conference on Sept. 6 at the IFA 2009 Consumer Electronics Exhibition in Berlin.
The online streamer questions the authority of the royalty board based on court opinions and Constitutional interpretation.
The Internet Media Device Alliance aims to align competing technologies used to stream and receive Internet radio.
The CPB will pay Sound Exchange a total of $2.4 million for the term 2011-2015, based upon anticipated system-wide usage and centralized administration.
The two companies will retain their separate identities, but will leverage their complementary strengths in streaming, ad replacement and audience measurement services.
To the uninitiated, it seems like quite a challenge to get a station's Internet stream up and running. With questions about royalties, content, owners and streaming sponsors, it's more involved than plugging a studio feed into a media encoder.