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Apple Reportedly Offering Half of Pandora's Royalty Rate for Streaming Music Service

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The New York Post reports that Apple has been seeking to undercut its potential competitors with regard to royalty rates for its rumored streaming music service, currently offering a rate that is just half that paid by Pandora despite rumors that Apple is looking for more flexibility than allowed under...
Apple Reportedly Offering Half of Pandora's Royalty Rate for Streaming Music Service

The music industry has irreversibly changed -- the labels have not

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Two years ago, Pandora went public and Spotify launched in the US. If 2011 was the year streaming music exploded, then 2012 was the year of the backlash. Artists, labels, bloggers, and the music industry in general have criticized these new, popular services for not paying enough in royalties to...
The music industry has irreversibly changed -- the labels have not
Nielsen invests in radio measurement with huge $1.26B Arbitron buy

Mobile Audio

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There's a reason why radio and outdoor (billboard) advertising together became a $30bn to $50bn annual domestic market. When people are mobile, like driving a car, they are not reading, they are not watching video, they are not opening email. At least they should not be doing those sorts of...
Mobile Audio
With Installs Up 400%, Stitcher Sounds Like It Could Be The Pandora Of Talk Radio

Tough competition for terrestrial radio as more than half of Americans who own MP3 players have it hooked up to the car http://bit.ly/8XwlyO

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Tough competition for terrestrial radio as more than half of Americans who own MP3 players have it hooked up to the car http://bit.ly/8XwlyO

Recording Industry Lobbyists Accuse Pandora Of Deliberately Not Selling Ads To Plead Poverty To Congress

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I'm always amazed at how copyright maximalists from the entertainment industry insist that no one can comment on their own businesses unless they're "in it" while freely commenting on other businesses they clearly know nothing about. Here's the latest example. The musicFIRST coalition, which is basically a lobbying operation set...
Recording Industry Lobbyists Accuse Pandora Of Deliberately Not Selling Ads To Plead Poverty To Congress

Radio Towers Gone in Ten Years: Win, Lose or Draw for Social Media?

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Though not as widely covered as some of the other speakers at D8, Vivian Schiller, president of NPR, made a few heads spin with her statement that Internet radio will take the place of terrestrial radio within ten years. One would be hard pressed to find another major executive at...
Radio Towers Gone in Ten Years: Win, Lose or Draw for Social Media?

BMW and RadioTime Unveil First In-Car Web Radio, for the Mini

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Buyers who choose the Mini Connected option will be able to select RadioTime channels through an in-dash interface. BMW and RadioTime have unveiled a feature for the compact Mini automobile that pulls in web and terrestrial radio stations over an iPhone’s 3G connection, making BMW “the first car manufacturer to...
BMW and RadioTime Unveil First In-Car Web Radio, for the Mini

Looking For Radio's Future? Check The Car

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You'd think terrestrial radio would be at death's door by now.  Just like written news, audio content is delivered much more effectively via the Internet than by traditional means. But FM radio is going strong and Internet services comprise only a tiny percentage of total listening time. Now, though, more...
Looking For Radio's Future? Check The Car

Pandora: We're Helping Artists Make Millions & We'd Like To Keep Doing That

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For all the talk of new music platforms not paying artists enough, we keep hearing counter stories. The latest is that Pandora has revealed that two artists -- Drake and Lil' Wayne -- will make somewhere close to $3 million in royalty payments from Pandora this year. Lots of other...
Pandora: We're Helping Artists Make Millions & We'd Like To Keep Doing That

Three Shower Speakers to Get You Moving in the Morning

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Years ago, I had a water-resistant radio shaped like a monkey that hung in the shower. Its blasts of news and music got me going in the morning as much as the hot water did. My apartment neighbors probably loved it, too. The waterlogged plastic monkey eventually stopped working. And...
Three Shower Speakers to Get You Moving in the Morning
Pandora and Spotify Have a Monetization Problem That Streaming Hybrid Jelli Cleverly Solves

Radical.fm Goes After Traditional Radio's "Last Bastion of Security"

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As a reporter, it’s not often you ask an entrepreneur about their competitors’ products and they respond, on the record and without hesitation, “Just boring as hell.” But that’s Thomas McAlevey. Regardless of whether you believe in what he’s doing, you do not walk away from a conversation unclear...
Radical.fm Goes After Traditional Radio's "Last Bastion of Security"
Pandora backs bill to cut internet radio royalty rates

Sprint announces FM radio and Entertain Me app bundle for future smartphones

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Sprint is hedging a bet that FM radio isn't dead. Today, the Now Network revealed that certain Android and Windows Phone devices will debut this year with support for terrestrial radio stations. The move is a differentiator for Sprint, which is the first US carrier to make such an...
Sprint announces FM radio and Entertain Me app bundle for future smartphones
No longer an underdog, Pandora gets a powerful ally

Pandora updates Android app with fresh UI, song lyrics, & more

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Streaming music service Pandora has updated its popular Android app with a new interface, song lyrics, play history, and more. Pandora’s new Android helps it stay competitive in the busy digital music landscape. With more than 50 million installs of the Android app in the U.S., it has a...
Pandora updates Android app with fresh UI, song lyrics, & more

How I Would Make Radio a Growth Industry Again

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By Jerry Del CollianoThere is a dichotomy between what the radio industry thinks a program director’s job is going to be in the future and what it will really be.For example, to radio CEOs anxious to keep cutting costs you see two paths:One, using a program director to oversee the...
How I Would Make Radio a Growth Industry Again
Disrupt NY 2013 Barrels Along For A Second Day
Crowdsourced Music Streaming Service Jelli Raises $9 Million, Plans To Go International

Performance Royalties:The Death of Terrestrial Radio? http://bit.ly/csKZa4 (Outcome will likely be more corporate/commercial & less variety)

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Performance Royalties:The Death of Terrestrial Radio? http://bit.ly/csKZa4 (Outcome will likely be more corporate/commercial & less variety)

ESPN Retools Radio App, Launches on iPad

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Rabid sports fans are about to get even less productive at work. ESPN has reengineered its streaming radio app to offer improved sound quality, push alerts for when a favorite program is going live, and content-caching for listening to podcasts without an Internet connection. It’s also launching the app for...
ESPN Retools Radio App, Launches on iPad

Tim Westergren: Some artists make over $2 million with Pandora

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Pandora founder Tim Westergren revealed at the SF Musictech Summit in San Francisco Tuesday that some artists are making over $2 million dollars in revenue with his company’s service. “You would be surprised how many artists are making over $100,000,” he added. Westergren’s comments came at a time when the...
Tim Westergren: Some artists make over $2 million with Pandora

Pandora purchases terrestrial FM station to obtain lower music rates

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In an effort to qualify for equal music licensing terms as terrestrial radio, Internet streaming music service Pandora has purchased Rapid City, SD radio station KXMZ-FM. The purchase comes in response to the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), engaging in what Pandora calls "discriminatory treatment" in licensing...
Pandora purchases terrestrial FM station to obtain lower music rates
Spotify's Best Chance at Beating the Digital Streaming "Suicide Pact" Is With Ads

T-Mobile launches Curve 9315, BlackBerry 7 still alive and kicking

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Hey everybody, there's a new BlackBerry in town! But don't get too excited, this isn't one of them fancy BB10 handsets we're all so eagerly anticipating, this is yet another 7.1 model. In particular it's a slight rehash of the Curve you're all quite familiar with. The 9315 is...
T-Mobile launches Curve 9315, BlackBerry 7 still alive and kicking

Lux Digital Pictures acquires radio advertising network RadioLoyalty

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RadioLoyalty, a provider of Internet and mobile advertising solutions for online and terrestrial radio broadcasters, was acquired by Lux Digital Pictures, it was announced today, in a move which sees Lux add more platforms to its already vast content network. Lux, who deliver in-stream video advertisements, saw the appeal to...
Lux Digital Pictures acquires radio advertising network RadioLoyalty
Spotify takes on radio with Volvo vehicle integration

How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online?

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Recently, the UK government passed The Digital Economy Act which included many, perhaps draconian, measures to combat online music piracy (including withdrawing broadband access for persistent pirates). Much was proclaimed about how these new laws would protect musicians and artists revenue and livelihoods. But how much money do musicians really...
How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online?
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