Monthly Archives: July 2010

NASCAR Racing: Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500

The NASCAR Sprint Cup series returns to Pocono Raceway where Denny Hamlin won in June. With only six races left till the Chase for the Championship, most of the slots seem to be locked up. But several drivers still have a chance to race their way in. Will Mark Martin or Dale Earnhardt Jr. be [...]

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Palm “Hot Apps” Winner

Palm’s “Hot Apps” competition has come to a close and Internet radio apps took home many of the prizes. Pandora was the big winner in the Free Apps category, winning a whopping $100,000. RadioTime was among the $10,000 winners, while AccuRadio, GrooveShark, Public Radio and Slacker won $1,000 each.

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“Digital Platforms and the Future of Radio”

Edison Research and Arbitron teamed up to present a comprehensive study on the future of internet radio. Walking readers through digital household trends, commonly held attitudes toward media, growing popularity of online radio, and the increasing demand of digital audio players and smartphones, the study concludes that online radio is projected to grow in popularity. As many more homes [...]

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RadioTime highlights for the week of July 26, 2010

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, The Avett Brothers join “Words & Music from Studio A” on WFUV. The show begins at 9 PM EDT. On Tuesday, These United States perform live on KEXP at 3 PM EDT. On Wednesday, BBC 6 Music airs an archived performance by The Beatles on “At the Beeb.” The show [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Brickyard 400

One of the most coveted races of the season runs on Sunday as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series visits the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Brickyard 400. And so many good story lines enter the race as well: Can Jimmies Johnson win three straight races at the Brickyard? Will Juan Pablo Montoya finally break through [...]

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TuneIn Radio featured on “Big App Show”

TuneIn Radio, a RadioTime powered iPhone application was recently feature on the Big App Show. According to Adam Curry, creator and host of the featured appisodes, TuneIn ”truly is the ultimate streaming radio app.” Big App Show is available for free download, so you can see for yourself all that TuneIn Radio has to offer. Download app here

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RadioTime congratulates the 2010 Marconi Award nominees

RadioTime honors the 2010 Marconi Award nominees by creating a special channel on which highlights all of the stations and personalities that are nominated for awards.  The 201o Marconi Awards will be handed out on September 30th in Washington, DC.  The RadioTime Marconi Award channel is available here.

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RadioTime highlights for the week of July 19, 2010

On Monday, The New Pornographers join “Morning Becomes Eclectic” on KCRW.  The show begins at Noon EDT. On Tuesday, “In the Groove” airs on WMNF.  “In the Groove” features the latest music from the jam band scene and begins at 9 PM EDT. On Wednesday, Jakob Dylan visits Absolute Radio for a live performance.  His [...]

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NASCAR Racing: Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250

With NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series taking the weekend off in preparation for next week’s Brickyard 400, the Nationwide series gets the limelight as they head to Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Ill. Notably, Ryan Truex, the younger brother of Martin Truex and a racing wunderkind in the developmental series, is making his debut Saturday night. [...]

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“Smartphones revived the radio star”

A compelling new study, conducted by RAJAR, a radio industry audience measurement system, finds that 1.4 million people have downloaded a radio app. It is also interesting to note that 13% of adults, ages 15 and over, have listened to radio on a mobile phone. Of those listeners, only 15% run station specific app, while the majority make their selection [...]

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