Spotify Dominates Audio Streaming, But Where Are The Profits?

Spotify has a plum position in the audio-streaming business. It’s the leading platform, with some 600 million users. Its 30% market share is twice that of its next-largest competitor. Spotify is adding millions of new subscribers a month, and few of its users cancel. Most companies can only dream of that kind of industry dominance. Yet not even the leading audio-streaming company has consistently made money off audio streaming.

Adthos Uses AI To Create Fully Produced Audio Ads From A Picture

AI audio platform Adthos has released a new feature that uses AI technology to turn a picture into a fully produced audio ad. With this latest innovation, the company says, “users can now […]

ATSC 3.0 Audio Services: The How And Why

Radio can deliver audio services through a remarkably efficient, far-reaching system.

NEP Australia Expands IP & Remote Production Capabilities With Calrec Argo Consoles

NEP Australia, a division of NEP Group and a provider of remote production services, is bolstering its remote production, IP-enabled Andrews Hubs in Sydney and Melbourne. The expansion includes the […]

Telos Alliance Unveils New Software Delivery Platform For Telos VXs, Omnia Forza And Axia Altus

Telos Alliance, a provider of broadcast audio for more than three decades, has announced AP-3000, a brand-new platform that “makes the installation and configuration of several of the company’s virtualized […]

IBC: Nugen Audio To Preview Vislm 3 Updated Loudness Meter

Nugen Audio will preview a major update to its VisLM loudness meter at IBC, (Sept. 15-18, RAI Amsterdam, Stand P.24). VisLM 3, the forthcoming version of the software, will feature […]

IPS Set To Roll Out Pro-Audio Show 2023

The Institute of Professional Sound (IPS) is turning up the volume on its Pro-Audio Show 2023 at Greenford Hall in west London on Saturday, Oct. 14. The IPS Pro-Audio Show […]

IBC: Bridge Technologies Introduces Dynamic Explanatory Hovercards To VB440

Bridge Technologies has recently developed a unique new addition to its production-orientated VB440; a comprehensive series of Dynamic Explanatory Hovercards that gives “in-depth but intuitively understandable information about each metric to […]

IBC: DHD Debuts XS3 Core Audio Processor

DHD Audio has introduced a new addition to its modular range of audio studio equipment and systems. The XS3 core audio processor supports up to 20 stereo faders on DHD […]

RTW Audio Names Clear Cut Its Exclusive Latin America Distributor

RTW Audio, a manufacturer of audio metering and monitor control solutions, has formed a new partnership with Clear Cut Inc. as the exclusive distributor for Latin America. This collaboration marks […]

DHD Promotes Marc Herrmann To Managing Director

DHD Audio has added to its board with the promotion of Marc Herrmann to managing director working alongside Joerg M. Deubner and Anne Philipp. He succeeds Sven Hoffmann who co-founded DHD […]

Nixer Pro Audio Launches Compact AoIP Confidence Monitor & Mixing Unit

Nixer Pro Audio has expanded its range of AoIP (Audio-over-IP) monitors to assist broadcasters on their IP journeys, introducing a compact version of its popular RL64 AoIP monitoring and mixing […]

Nugen Audio Releases Aligner Plug-In

Nugen Audio announces the full availability of its Aligner plug-in, complete with updated features and functionality. Initially offered as a “stealth” product for Nugen subscribers who responded to the company’s annual survey, Aligner is now available for […]

Audinate Announces New Flexible Licensing For Dante Virtual Soundcard

Audinate, developer of the Dante AV over IP solution, announced the availability of transferrable licenses for the Dante Virtual Soundcard audio interface software. This new license type allows users to […]

GBH Transforms Collaborative Workflows With Avid Enterprise Solutions

Avid has an expanded relationship with GBH (WGBH Boston) and The OutPost, its audio and post-production finishing facility. The continued relationship with GBH, the largest content creator for public media in America, including […]

NAB Show: Telos Alliance Partners With Ip-Studio To Launch ‘Studio Zero’

Telos Alliance, a global provider of broadcast audio for more than three decades, will showcase several of its virtual products and solutions in partnership with Ip-Studio’s presentation of its cloud-based “Studio […]

Jünger Audio Unveils flexAIserver

Telos Alliance, a global provider of broadcast audio for more than three decades, announces flexAIserver, Jünger’s most powerful audio processing solution to date. As a 1RU server-based solution, flexAIserver is […]

NAB Show: Barix Introducing Reflector EVO Cloud Transport Service

IP audio provider Barix comes to NAB Show 2023 with Reflector EVO, its next-generation cloud service for audio contribution and distribution. Barix says Reflector EVO improves on the original Reflector service, introduced in […]

Lawo Names Sam Schauland Executive Vice President North America

Lawo, which designs and manufactures pioneering network, video, audio, control, and monitoring technology, today promoted Sam Schauland to executive vice president North America with overall responsibility for Lawo’s business there. […]

NAB Show: GatesAir Amplifies Multichannel DAB Transmission Series

GatesAir, a Thomson Broadcast subsidiary dedicated to wireless content delivery, enters its second century in business with new over-the-air broadcast innovations on the horizon for NAB Show 2023 (April 16-19 […]

NAB Show: TSL To Spotlight Future Of IP Media Transport, Routing, Audio And Power Management

TSL will be showcasing its modular and scalable approach to building IP environments at the upcoming NAB Show in Las Vegas April 15-19 (Booth C2416). With broadcast infrastructure trending towards […]

Blustream Offers Two New Dante-Enabled Multi-I/O Wall Plates

To provide easy collaboration within Dante audio systems, AV distribution provider Blustream has introduced two new multi-input/output Dante conversion wall switches. The DA11ABL-WP is a multi-input/output wall plate to convert Bluetooth […]

Telos Alliance Appoints Scott Stiefel CEO

Telos Alliance, a global provider of broadcast audio for more than three decades, has named Co-CEO Scott Stiefel to the role of CEO, effective immediately. Now running the day-to-day operations […]

Riedel Promotes Graham Taylor to UK Regional Sales Director, Paul Rivens To Product Marketing Manager

As part of a reorganization of its marketing department, Riedel Communications today announced the promotions of Paul Rivens and Graham Taylor to the positions of product marketing manager and regional […]

NAB Show NY/AES: Nugen AUDIO To Feature Array Of Immersive Audio Plug-Ins

Nugen Audio will highlight its latest plug-in updates to attendees at AES/NAB New York 2022 (AES Booth 152 APP), including the new Halo Vision software and updates to SigMod. Released last month, […]

CNN Lays Off Some Staffers In Audio Division

IBC: Studio Technologies to Showcase Advanced Broadcast Audio Solutions

Studio Technologies, a manufacturer of audio, video and fiber optic solutions, will present its latest solutions at IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, stand 8.F93), including its Model 209 Talent […]

IBC: TSL To Show A Range Of Audio Solutions

Responding to broadcasters’ requirements for cost-effective, networked audio monitoring, TSL will showcase its complete portfolio of audio solutions at IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, stand 10.B41). Ranging from its MPA1 line […]

IBC: Phabrix Adds noVNC, 4x 2110 Audio Flow And New Group Audio Mode Analysis Support To Qx/QxL Rasterizers

Broadcast test and measurement provider Phabrix is now including browser-based remote access and improved audio functionality in the latest release (V4.7) of its Qx and QxL Series rasterizers. The newest update – which will be showcased […]

Maryland Public Television Provides Free Audio Of Public Affairs Programs To Radio Stations

IBC: Calrec Helping Broadcasters Make The IP Transition

Calrec will be at IBC 2022 in Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, at Stand 8.B57. Among the products on display are: ImPulse: Multi-console operations — Calrec will run multiple independent consoles from […]

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Audio Takes Center Stage

Media companies seeking to expand their presence are turning to podcasting as a great way to attract advertisers and solidify their brands. As podcast listenership continues on an explosive trajectory, advertisers are following, media companies are acquiring and investing, and more local companies are getting on board to take part in this disruptive, creative medium.

Calrec Exclusively Partners With Protel In New Zealand

Calrec, a designer and supplier of broadcast audio mixing consoles and equipment, has announced Protel International Technologies as its exclusive technology partner and distributor in New Zealand. Protel is now […]

InfoComm: Vaddio To Debut EasyIP Audio Additions

Vaddio, a global provider of robotic PTZ cameras and camera control systems, recently expanded its AV-over-IP EasyIP ecosystem featuring Dante networked audio with three new audio solutions that will be […]

Shure Joins International Telecommunication Union And UK Spectrum Policy Forum

Global manufacturer of audio equipment Shure said that “in order to further expand Shure’s leadership in the spectrum policy space,” it has joined the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the […]

NAB Show: Audio Design Desk Launches ADD Audio Bridge And DAW Bridge

Audio Design Desk is introducing two new products at this year’s NAB Show (Booth C9818): ADD Audio Bridge and DAW Bridge. ADD Audio Bridge is a native extension for Final Cut Pro, a sleek integration that […]

NAB Show: TSL To Focus On Audio, Control And Power

As broadcast production needs become more complex, TSL casts a spotlight on the company’s latest releases of its audio, control and power solutions at the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 […]

Lawo Strengthens North American Presence With Relocation Of Jamie Dunn To US

In a move to strengthen the commitment to its North American customer base, Rastatt, Germany-based Lawo has moved Jamie Dunn, its chief commercial officer, to the United States. Lawo, a […]

NAB Show: Nugen Audio Shares Plug-In Solutions

Nugen Audio is featuring its 3D-compatible convolution reverb, Paragon, at booth N5008 at the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas). Offering full control of the decay, room size and […]

New UHD/HDR OB Van From MMG Equipped With Lawo Audio-Over-IP Tech

Media Mobil GmbH, specializing in the production and broadcast of sporting, cultural and entertainment events, has placed Lawo AoIP audio infrastructure at the heart of its new flagship OB van, […]