A Big Week For Internet Radio At CES

Posted By James on Jan 04 2011 08:24 PM

The Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, kicks off this week in Vegas and is expected to draw more than 125,000. The week’s news will no doubt be full of announcements about the latest trendy devices and technologies, and Internet radio should get its fare share of attention. In particular, I expect...

Top 100 Stations of 2010

Posted By James on Dec 30 2010 01:44 AM

2010 has been a quick year for us here at BW! A lot of changes and news has happened (still no new SAM Broadcaster... yet!). This year we overhauled our stations system and so we had thousands of new stations added! The one that has topped the charts in terms of listening figures is GKREurope wi...

Android Winamp Music Player

Posted By James on Dec 18 2010 07:17 PM

Own an Android device or thinking about buying one? Our friends at Winamp have just released Winamp for Android! Winamp for Android is an easy way to move your current music on to your phone using its all new wireless sync feature plus its a great way to listen and manage your music. Features ...

DIMA Glad CRB Said "No" To Soundex Demand

Posted By James on Dec 18 2010 07:15 PM

It’s not often the Digital Media Association (DiMA), which represents (among others) online music services, has positive things to say about the CRB following a new royalty rate announcement. However, DiMA executive director Lee Knife yesterday responded to this week’s Copyright Royalty Board...

Absolute Radio Mobile Listening Up 305% Since Last Year

Posted By James on Dec 18 2010 07:12 PM

The U.K.‘s Absolute Radio has released online audience data for November 2010. The service streamed a record-setting 353,000 hours of mobile web radio, up 305% from last year’s 87,000. Mobile listening now accounts for 4% all of the networks streamed hours.Additionally, Absolute Radio reports th...

Christmas: What To Buy The Avid Radio Broadcaster

Posted By James on Dec 18 2010 07:06 PM

Christmas is a fun, festive time of year for all ages. The whole world celebrates and becomes a closer community around this time of year, sharing gifts, food and festive spirit. But there comes a time when one has to buy the gifts to share, sure buying for kids is easy but what bout the avid radio ...

The Creation of Beds

Posted By on Nov 29 2010 12:00 AM

They’re a major part of the vast majority of radio stations, especially those that play music. They signify the style of the station, it’s music, and style of the particular presenter, show and link. From their name, you’d be tricked into thinking they were the things you and I both sleep on a...

Myers to run Radio Academy

Posted By James on Nov 25 2010 12:02 AM

John Myers is to take over as the new Chief Executive of the Radio Academy from next April, Radio Today can reveal.It brings the former CEO of GMG Radio back into a senior role in the industry following his retirement and a year-out to travel the world.He’ll take up the new post in April 2011 a...

Sam Broadcaster 5?

Posted By James on Nov 19 2010 07:40 PM

Looks like 2011 will be a big time for Internet Radio, with SHOUTcast releasing its new DNAS and streaming tools, and various software updates from streaming companies. But there is another exciting update coming to your broadcasting computers soon, Spacial Audio's Marketing Director, Jean-Philippe ...

Apple iTunes Gets the Beatles - Why Internet Radio Had Them All Along

Posted By James on Nov 17 2010 12:51 AM

The big news in the music world this week is that Apple finally is able to sell digital downloads of the Beatles catalog in its iTunes music store. For years, the copyright holders who control the Beatles master recordings have withheld permission to use feature the Beatles recordings on iTunes...


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