Monthly Archives: March 2010

NASCAR: Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500

With the NASCAR Nationwide Series taking another week off, the Sprint Cup Series takes center stage at Martinsville Speedway. But this weekend, the cars will look a little different. Gone is the rear wing that NASCAR has used since first running the Car of Tomorrow in 2007, and, in its place, the spoiler returns. So [...]

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Radio vs Music Service in The Car

Nice analysis from Strategy Analytics. Internet Radio to Vie with Music Services for Automotive Dominance RadioTime offers one of the first radio programming guides, focused as it is on Internet radio, yet it also includes non-Internet radio sources such as traditional FM and digital radio

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RadioTime Unveils New Look

If you’re at all familiar with radiotime.com, you may notice a few changes on your next visit. Late last Friday we launched the first major visual update to our site in over 18 months. While this was not a feature release, we did manage to work in a couple very nice additions. RadioTime in Your [...]

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RadioTime Highlights for the week of March 22, 2010

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings perform like on KEXP at 3 PM Eastern. On Tuesday, Them Crooked Vultures perform live on Absolute Radio at 3 PM Eastern. On Wednesday, Angelique Kidjo is the guest on “Words & Music from Studio A” on WFUV at 9 PM Eastern. On Thursday, [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Food City 500

After a week off, NASCAR Sprint Cup teams visit one of the most exciting tracks in the Series: Bristol Motor Speedway. With two wins in four events, Jimmie Johnson comes into the first short-track race of the season with a disadvantage — he’s never won at Bristol. In contrast, Kyle Busch doesn’t have a top [...]

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RadioTime Highlights for the week of March 15, 2010

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, KGSR begins coverage from South by Southwest in Austin.  Guests on Monday include Amy Cook, T-Bird and the Breaks, and David Garza.  Live performances from Austin air from 8 – 11 AM Eastern. On Tuesday, BBC 6 Music airs the second part of their 4 part series titled, “Punk Rock [...]

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RadioTime highlights for the week of March 8, 2010

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, Hockey visit WFUV.  The band is the guest on “Words & Music from Studio A” at 9 PM Eastern. On Tuesday, BBC 6 Music airs part 2 of their 4 part Jimi Hendrix series titled, “Purple Haze.”  The show begins at 7 PM Eastern. On Wednesday, The Watson Twins perform [...]

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“BMW and RadioTime Unveil First In-Car Web Radio, for the Mini”

        Eliot Van Buskirk of Epicenter conducted a brief interview with RadioTime CEO, Bill Moore, discussing the introduction of BMW’s Mini in-car web radio. Eliminating the necessity of plugging a smartphone into your car stereo system, Mini is bringing internet radio right to the dashboard. Although still requiring the use of an iPhone for connection, [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Kobalt Tools 500

With NASCAR’s Nationwide Series taking two weeks off, the Sprint Cup Series takes center stage at Atlanta Motor Speedway for the fourth race of the season. Five different drivers have won the last five races at Atlanta. But, with Jimmie Johnson being one of them — and coming off his second win of the year [...]

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First In-Car /w BMW

Today, BMW is demonstrating the first factory in-car solution as the MINI Connected Web Radio. Integrated car controls make it easy to flip between AM/FM and the world of internet radio using the RadioTime guide. More info The press has been strong, Wired Magazine’s Eliot Van Buskirk has a nice summary.

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