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A Sky-High Add For iHeartRadio

Don't believe that iHeartRadio is soaring? It's now a choice at 35,000 feet from coast to coast, thanks to a just-announced pact with Southwest Airlines.

Audioboom Deal For Triton Goes Bust

On Feb. 13, one of the world’s top spoken word audio on-demand platforms made a major play for one of the globe’s biggest streaming audio providers: Audioboom offered to purchase Triton Digital for $185 million in an all-cash deal. Three months later, the transaction has been cancelled. 

Now Available: The Studer Vista 5 Black Edition

Now available from HARMAN Professional Solutions: the Studer Vista 5 Black Edition console. It is available in 22, 32 and 44 fader sizes, and supports an optional TFT meter bridge.

Livewire Puts A Seat At The Family Table For GatesAir

What does GatesAir have in common with such brands as Telos, Omnia, Axia, 25-Seven, Linear Acoustic and Minnetonka?  All are now part of the family of Livewire Partners, thanks to a deal forged Monday (5/14) between GatesAir and The Telos Alliance.

Broce The Choice To Lead Riedel In The West

In a response to continued growth in the North American marketplace, Riedel Communications has selected a business development coordinator at Meyer Sound to spearhead business development for the company's U.S. West Coast operation.

Inovonics Releases Its Newest RDS Encoder

The 732 Advanced Dynamic RDS Encoder is now available from Felton, Calif.-based tech company Inovonics. The new encoder replaces the model 730 and incorporates the latest RDS technology with increased functionality and security.

FCC Moves Forward With FM Translator Interference NPRM

Streamlining the process for filing an FM translator interference complaint, and the remediation procedures used by the FCC to resolve such an issue, is one step closer to fruition. The Commission has issued an NPRM that will allow the public to comment before the FCC votes on its proposed changes.

Veritone On The Rise On ‘Great Q1’

Artificial intelligence (AI) technology and ad solutions company Veritone Inc. was quite pleased with its Q1 2018 results. “Q1 was a great quarter for Veritone as we experienced an inflection point in our AI platform business,” said Veritone Chairman/CEO Chad Steelberg. Investors seemed to agree.

Music Testing For Radio, Via A Smart Speaker

Don't believe in the auditorium test for determining what your radio station's music library and core artists should be? Check this out: Music research is being brought into the listener's home with simple call-to-action methodology powered by one of the most trendy new additions to the American home: the smart speaker.

Here’s A Tool That Keeps Radio A Top Choice On The Road

Here's something that should make radio broadcasting C-Suiters a little less anxious about whether or not the newest vehicles hitting the market will include in-dash entertainment systems that diminish one's ability to tune to local AM or FM stations.

Nautel To Share How To Care For Your AM Transmitter Site

Looking for best practices on how to ensure that your AM radio station's transmitters are properly maintained? You may want to pen in May 16 on your calendar, as Nautel will hold a webinar to discuss maintenance, troubleshooting, grounding and lightning protection, among other top topics.

Broadpeak Makes Moves To Fuel North American Growth

A French company known for its content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming tools for content providers and pay-TV operators has brought on two sales directors to address increased sales and business growth plans in North America.

Artel’s New Leader For Channels and Key Accounts

Some six weeks after joining Artel Video Systems, a former Channel Sales Manager at Oracle is settling in to his role as Director of Channels and Key Accounts. This individual has also worked at Genband.

New Lines Of Broadcast Production, Replay Services Arrive

The latest addition to the Arrow series of broadcast production and replay servers is now available to the public. The updates include a 2U rack space footprint, six recording channels with simultaneous search on all channels, and two playback channels with transition effects. One of the servers from can be used as a seven recording channel replay system.

Veritone’s Healthy Rebound On Wall Street

Don't look now, but the yo-yo activity seen in the last several months from AI-powered content recognition specialist Veritone Inc., a growing partner with radio and TV broadcasters, has ceased. Steady growth has been seen in the last month, pushing the company's shares back above the $20 mark.

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