Veritone Shares Slide Despite Narrower Q2 Loss

Veritone Inc., the provider of AI technology and solutions gaining the attention of broadcast media C-Suite executives, has again seen its highly volatile stock suffer another steep downturn. Shares fell 22.2% on Tuesday despite a Q2 earnings report indicating higher net revenue and a lower net loss. 

GatesAir’s Broadcast Antenna Choice Advice

Is the individual charged with choosing and deploying the right broadcast antenna for your stations stumped? Have them mark off an hour of their calendar on Thursday for a webinar that is designed to answer all of their questions and make them fully informed on what to do. It's presented by GatesAir TV Systems Applications Engineer Steven Rossitier.

Live Audio Clip Delivery For Broadcast, Production

IBC2018 will be held in Amsterdam in just a few weeks, and automated workflow and instant playout specialist ENCO "is bringing renewed emphasis" to its live audio playout range at the widely attended event. How so? The focus is on the latest version of HotShot, the audio playback appliance that first launched ENCO’s range of instant media playout tools.

Repack Demands Fuel Dielectric’s Second Shift, RF Hire

Antenna and RF system manufacturer Dielectric has added a manager of RF Systems and Products. At the same time, the Maine-based technology company is welcoming a production supervisor for the company’s newly-created second shift — a direct response to increased repack-related demand.

Triton’s Tru Optik Tap Connects OTT With Connected TV Metrics

For the marketer, enhanced audience targeting, measurement, and attribution to streaming radio and podcast advertising is more important than ever. That's what makes the integration of Triton Digital's Triton Ad Server, Tap, with OTT and connected TV audience intelligence and data management platform Tru Optik such a notable item for ad sales execs and C-Suiters alike.

AI Leader Snags Wazee In Half-Cash, Half-Stock Deal

A Denver-based tech company focused on digital content licensing, rights and clearances for the TV industry has been snapped up by the Costa Mesa, Calif.-based purveyor of a SaaS-based operating systems for AI that's increasingly getting noticed by both radio and television industry programming and sales leaders

Cumulus’ New Playing Field: TuneIn

Entercom recently scorned a highly popular streaming audio hub by yanking its stations from the popular platform in an effort to raise awareness and use of its Cumulus Media just took the opposite approach.

Digital Privacy Protection Vs. Shared Information

If customers like data portability and companies want to provide it, then it’s a win-win. But legislating portability in the name of enhancing competition is problematic and far more complicated than policymakers may realize, AEI visiting scholar and FCC influencer Mark Jamison writes in this column.

Casey’s New World Revolves Around ENCO

For the last 20 years, John Casey was known among radio broadcasting engineers and technology specialists as the publisher of Radio World. Most recently, he held the title of Group Publisher of the Media, Entertainment and Technology sector at the new owner of NewBay Media, Future plc. It turns out that Casey's future won't involve Future.

If It Works In München, Can It Work For Your Radio Station?

In September 2017, an FM radio station in one of Europe's biggest markets switched to a commercially licensed Classic Rock presentation from what had been a "training radio" station for young, aspiring radio industry professionals. To help build advertiser awareness and deliver strong ROI, it partnered with AdsWizz on a ShakeMe audio ad. How were the results?
iHeart Radio

Is It Live, Or Is It Digital AI?

Here's something that the nation's No. 1 owner of AM and FM radio stations declares will "dramatically improve the digital streaming experience for millions of music fans." What has iHeartMedia just launched? It's "the industry's first AI technology that understands the nuances of music."

How Can You Monetize OTT? This Panel May Yield Answers

Syncbak, a creator of the technology that powers live OTT, will hold a panel discussion about monetizing OTT on Wednesday afternoon (8/8) with leading experts. Can't be there in person? Not to worry. There's a live stream available across various digital devices.

DAX States Its Case With U.S. Expansion

The world’s largest digital audio advertising platform has launched its strategic sales division in the U.S. An executive once with Horizon Media and Triton Digital has been hired to lead the division as Director of Sales and Partnership Development.

‘Digital-Like’ TV Ad Measurement’ From Alphonso

TV data company Alphonso has introduced the second generation of Alphonso Insights, its self-serve dashboard for real-time TV ad analytics and closed-loop attribution. The service now includes several major new features and data sets that are designed to help marketers better understand TV ad efficacy, for any brand, over any time frame.

Repack Antennas Get Quick-Shipped To Puerto Rico

Nearly one year since Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, many TV stations remain dark due to widespread destruction of the country’s infrastructure and power grid. To help broadcasters resume broadcast services to local communities and meet accelerated repack deadlines, Dielectric expedited antenna orders to Puerto Rican TV stations impacted by the storms.

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