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Christian O’Connell to take listeners Skiing in Switzerland

Christian O’Connell to take listeners Skiing in Switzerland | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
Absolute Radio have signed a deal with Switzerland Tourism and Crystal Ski Holidays to fly the Christian O’Connell Breakfast show, along with five lucky listeners and their partners, to Saas-Fee resort for a ski holiday with a twist.
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Triton Digital partners with MLB to deliver targeted ads in baseball radio

Triton Digital partners with MLB to deliver targeted ads in baseball radio | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

Triton Digital announced an exclusive deal with Major League Baseball (MLB) to deliver and monetize streaming audio advertisements within MLB’s streaming apps. Those apps include the desktop experience (MLB.com Gameday Audio) and the mobile version (MLB.com At Bat).

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2014 Fan Engagement Study Released

2014 Fan Engagement Study Released | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

Our 5th annual Fan Engagement Study provides insight into the continuing convergence of sports and digital media among sports fans, including year-over-year trends and opportunities for brand engagement.

To compile the study, we spoke to over 2,100 people aged 16 – 64, who are avid fans of the NFL, NBA, MLB, MLS, college football and basketball, and for the first time, the NHL. We surveyed these fans about how they engage with content around their favorite sports, and where brands fit in the mix.

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Virgin Radio set for comeback on new Sound Digital platform

Virgin Radio set for comeback on new Sound Digital platform | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
Richard Branson’s station one of 14, including three spin-off TalkSport outlets, to launch on second national commercial digital platform
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Where next for robot journalists in the newsroom?

Where next for robot journalists in the newsroom? | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
With Associated Press announcing that algorithmic programs will soon be used on the sports desk, should journalists be worried they'll soon be replaced?
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last stop #khantymansiysk (with images, tweets) with @martinfkde @kmzobernig

at the biathlonworldcup finale this year's young radio reporter project comes to an end as well...
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Where is the Instagram for Audio?

Where is the Instagram for Audio? - Cuepoint - Medium
An invested listener envisions an upgraded podcast sharing experience
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Petition to the EU: 'Sports press in danger of disappearing like the Titanic'

Petition to the EU: 'Sports press in danger of disappearing like the Titanic' | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

In his opening speech of the 78th AIPS Congress president Gianni Merlo warned that the profession of sports journalists is in danger, so much so that it might collapse in the future. Merlo spoke of a Titanic scenario.

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Millennials say keeping up with the news is important to them — but good luck getting them to pay for it

Millennials say keeping up with the news is important to them — but good luck getting them to pay for it | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
The new report from the Media Insight Project looks at millennials' habits and attitudes toward news consumption: "I really wouldn’t pay for any type of news because as a citizen it’s my right to know the news."
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Is Sports Radio Ready For Its Future?

Is Sports Radio Ready For Its Future? | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

"I was on stage with three college students. Two were 21-years old and the other was 26.(…)  If it requires sifting through your podcast to find it, waiting through a commercial break or needing to wait for a host to finish rambling off-topic, they’re gone." 

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AP will use software to write NCAA game stories

AP will use software to write NCAA game stories | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

Automated Insights, a company that provides language generation software to The Associated Press and other organizations, announced Wednesday the news cooperative will use the software to produce thousands of stories about collegiate sports.

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The Open - BBC to provide TV, Radio and Digital coverage of The Open from 2017

The Open - BBC to provide TV, Radio and Digital coverage of The Open from 2017 | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

Peter Dawson, Chief Executive of The R&A, said “We have enjoyed a long and successful relationship with the BBC and, although the nature of that relationship is changing from 2017, we are delighted that the BBC will broadcast prime-time highlights and that the Championship will continue to benefit from extensive live coverage on Radio 5 Live and online."

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What happens when robot journalists produce stories that are “good enough”

What happens when robot journalists produce stories that are “good enough” | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

How people might judge differences between news content written by human journalists and by computers. The sample articles focused around National Football League topics. The subjects were basically unable to tell the difference between the two articles, and indeed on average found the computer-generated article more credible. 

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Radiotopia by the Numbers - PRX

Radiotopia by the Numbers - PRX | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

A year ago this month, PRX launched Radiotopia. It has been a year full of incredible growth and lessons learned for all of our shows as well as for the network itself.

In terms of measuring success, we know that not all metrics are equal – some metrics we measure over different periods of time while other metrics are episode specific. We also always monitor things that are less quantifiable like actions our listeners take, fan love, and also fan disappointment. 

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Steve Goldstein on Amplifi Media, his podcast startup

Steve Goldstein on Amplifi Media, his podcast startup | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

“I feel fantastic.”

That’s Steve Goldstein, talking to RAIN News just after announcing his new startup, Amplifi Media. This week Goldstein executed a friendly exit from Saga Communications, where he was EVP and Group Program Director for nearly 30 years. He is merging onto the entrepreneurial fast track, launching a new podcast company.

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Does the future of radio really lie in podcasts?

Does the future of radio really lie in podcasts? | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

To a debate on the future of radio at the BBC where it turns out not to be a discussion on who’s listening now but how they’re listening. The Reithian ambition to inform, educate and entertain needs to change, says Mary Hockaday, controller of BBC World Service English, and become ‘inform, educate and connect’. But how do you find and hold on to your audience in the digital age?

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The top 50 apps for creative minds

The top 50 apps for creative minds | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make films, music, art and more
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The economics of the podcast boom

The economics of the podcast boom | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
I'm about to celebrate my one-year anniversary as a podcaster. I started a show with two of my friends (one is my co-host, the other is our producer) last year because we noticed that more and more people...
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Turner Sports' March Madness Snapchat deal targets millennial viewers

Turner Sports' March Madness Snapchat deal targets millennial viewers | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
An agreement between Time Warner’s Turner Sports and the National Collegiate Athletic Association with Snapchat to provide user-generated content during the March Madness basketball tournament will burnish the mobile application's reputation as the new event-based consumption experience for millennials.
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EURORADIO @ 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail / Beaver Creek

EURORADIO @ 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail / Beaver Creek | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
Read how the EBU delivered visual coverage for digital radio and online platforms at the World Ski Championships in Beaver Creek, Colorado.
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How Millennials Get News

How Millennials Get News | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
Millennials consume news and information in strikingly different ways than previous generations, according to a new study.
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Radio’s Most Innovative

Radio’s Most Innovative | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
It’s often said that success has many fathers.  The problem is that it can make it a challenge to determine who was really responsible for a great innovation.  That’s what makes this week’s RMI pro...
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BBC F1 coverage for the 2015 season

BBC F1 coverage for the 2015 season | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
BBC Sport offers 10 F1 races broadcast live on television and extensive coverage across its digital and radio coverage.
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La Audiencia fija en 100 euros por partido el canon de las radios a la Liga

La Audiencia fija en 100 euros por partido el canon de las radios a la Liga | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

La Audiencia Nacional ha zanjado el conflicto que, en la temporada 2011-2012, enfrentó a las empresas radiofónicas y la La Liga de Fútbol Profesional (LFP) por la retransmisión de los partidos. Las emisoras tendrán que pagar 100 euros por acceder a los estadios para narrar los encuentros, una cantidad con la que contribuirán a sufragar gastos generales (consumo eléctrico, mantenimiento, limpieza de las cabinas radiofónicas).

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Capital One and Sky Sports to share Chelsea vs Tottenham cup final clips in Twitter Amplify campaign

Capital One and Sky Sports to share Chelsea vs Tottenham cup final clips in Twitter Amplify campaign | SportonRadio | Scoop.it

Capital One has boosted its presence at the Capital One Cup Final between London rivals Tottenham and Chelsea with a brand new Twitter Amplify campaign.

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How PRX is Revolutionizing Public Radio by Making it (Really) Public

How PRX is Revolutionizing Public Radio by Making it (Really) Public | SportonRadio | Scoop.it
The revolution might not be televised — but, according to Jake Shapiro, it is coming to a radio station near you. Since 2003, his website Public Radio Exchange has been opening public radio to everyone: “making public radio more public,” as the tagline says. One of the site’s darlings, a little [...]
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