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Bug in Apple's iOS 6.0 triggers multiple downloads of podcasts, causing big data overages

Interview: Corey Ford, CEO of Media Accelerator Matter Ventures

allthingsd.com
You can’t throw a rock in Silicon Valley without hitting a media start-up. But within that field, new and untested business models are the most important link to journalism’s future, said Matter Ventures CEO Corey Ford — and they need a space to grow. Ford comes to Matter, formerly...
Interview: Corey Ford, CEO of Media Accelerator Matter Ventures
iOS 6 audio framework bug may be to blame for data overages

Can Public Media Organizations Succeed Seeding Silicon Valley Startups? New Fund to Find Out

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Matter Ventures CEO Corey Ford and KQED President John Boland Three media nonprofits -- Knight Foundation, Public Radio Exchange (PRX), and KQED (you're on it, bub, no link required) have announced they're creating a $2.5 million accelerator fund for selected media startups -- of the for-profit variety -- to tap....
Can Public Media Organizations Succeed Seeding Silicon Valley Startups? New Fund to Find Out

PRX Relaunches Its iPhone App, Now Lets You Download All Your Favorite Public Radio Programs

techcrunch.com
The Public Radio Player app for the iPhone has been a round for a while now, but today, Cambridge-based Public Radio Exchange (PRX) is relaunching the app with a revamped visual design, new interface and, maybe most importantly, the ability to download episodes of shows so you can listen to...
PRX Relaunches Its iPhone App, Now Lets You Download All Your Favorite Public Radio Programs
iOS 6.0 bug causing massive data consumption on podcasts
Public Radio, Basecamp, Kickstarter, Tempo: iOS apps to try this weekend
iOS 6 audio bug blamed for causing data overages on iPhones and iPads

Matter, A For-Profit Media Accelerator Backed By KQED, Knight, Public Radio, Debuts First Class

techcrunch.com
Public broadcasters continue to face a lot of pressure as going concerns in the face of bigger overall pressure for the media industry, and like all media companies, they are looking towards a new generation of entrepreneurs for innovation. Those two trends are coming together in a new accelerator, San...
Matter, A For-Profit Media Accelerator Backed By KQED, Knight, Public Radio, Debuts First Class

Media accelerator Matter reveals its inaugural class of six startups

thenextweb.com
It was back in December when we first introduced Matter, San Francisco’s accelerator specifically for media startups. And today it has announced the six digital startups that have been selected for its inaugural class. Just to recap, Matter is backed by three media non-profits: San Francisco’s KQED and the Knight...
Media accelerator Matter reveals its inaugural class of six startups

Meet Matter, San Francisco's new accelerator for media startups [Interview]

thenextweb.com
If you think traditional media outlets are disconnected from the startup world, think again. While Europe has already welcomed initiatives such as BBC Worldwide’s Labs and the Irish Times’ Digital Challenge, the US are now getting their own dedicated startup accelerator for media projects: Matter Ventures. Matter is backed by...
Meet Matter, San Francisco's new accelerator for media startups [Interview]
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