AT&T Launches Internet Radio, Download Platform for Subscribers

Posted By James on Mar 31 2010 11:12 PM

AT&T has launched a new mobile music platform that delivers “song and album downloads, streaming radio, song match, lyric search and an enhanced music player – into a single, cohesive experience for AT&T mobile phones.” AT&T will charge customers $6.99 a month on top of a data plan fee, with s...

Google Television

Posted By saint on Mar 30 2010 09:16 AM

Google and Intel have teamed with Sony to develop a platform called Google TV to bring the Web into the living room through a new generation of televisions and set-top boxes.Social networks and other apps for smartphones could be brought to television through the use of Google's Android operating sy...

Tony Kornheiser in hot water again

Posted By James on Mar 19 2010 03:06 AM

Less than a month after being suspended from ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption” for comments about a fellow host at the cable channel, Tony Kornheiser is under attack for some other comments made on his WTEM-AM Washington, DC local radio show. This time he’s being denounced by famed bicycle ra...

KPIG Asks Listeners To Pay For Streams

Posted By James on Mar 19 2010 02:54 AM

An Internet radio legend has announced that they will stop offering free streams and tuck access to their station behind a subscription service. KPIG has had a few lives in its pursuit of Internet radio success. It was one of, if not the first broadcast station to stream starting back in 1995, when...

Technical Problems at Radio 4

Posted By James on Mar 19 2010 02:52 AM

BBC Radio has apologised for a technical problem which replaced the output of Radio 4 with that of 6 Music.It comes just days after the wrong shipping forecast was broadcast, and a repeat of the Now show was aired instead of a new show.The mistake happened on Thursday evening, when forum posters wer...

Media City to host Radio Festival

Posted By James on Mar 12 2010 06:12 PM

This year's Radio Festival will take place in Salford Quays, the home of Media City UK, can exclusively reveal. Organised by The Radio Academy, the Festival is also changing its regular summer date in favour of an October event, and will be chaired by BBC Audio and Music Director Ti...

Radio Plymouth launches with TM jingles

Posted By James on Mar 10 2010 09:45 PM

The UK’s newest FM radio station, Radio Plymouth, launched on Sunday 28th February, and TM Studios was delighted to supply the jingle package. The station chose TM’s “Channel 4 Hot AC” jingle package, with a range of alternate sings, and custom mixes of the news and traffic beds. TM worked w...

CBS Radio Offers First HD Quadcast Station

Posted By James on Mar 10 2010 09:32 PM

CBS Radio has announced the launch of The FAN Sports Network, the first four-channel HD radio digital multicast station in the country. WJFK-FM, 106.7 The Fan is now offering sports followers in the Washington, D.C. area subscription free access to CBS Radio's other sports stations in the Northeast,...

Official midweek chart update starts on Radio 1

Posted By James on Mar 10 2010 09:28 PM

Radio 1 and the Official Charts Company start broadcasting a midweek chart update from today (Wednesday 10 March).   The half-hour show, which will go out on Greg James' show between 3.30-4pm, will feature both singles and albums.   Before now official midweek chart figures have been sen...

iPhone Apps A No Brainer for Radio Stations

Posted By James on Mar 10 2010 12:00 AM

Paul and Fred Jacobs are research and marketing gurus and owners of Jacobs Media. Recently, in addition to making names for themselves as consultants to public radio and rock radio stations, they’ve become experts in iPhones and custom apps for smartphones. The two businesses are all about marketi...


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