Marconi winners announced.

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The NAB Marconi Awards Dinner & Show, during the Radio Show in Nashville, showcased outstanding radio stations and personalities. The winners include WINS, New York (Legendary Station); Delilah (Network/Syndicated Personality); Brent Carl Flesman, WHUB, Cookeville, TN (Small Market Personality); WKDZ,…

Re-live the Show.

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Following the trend of conventions in industries of every kind, the Radio Show live streamed a number of sessions—but the much-ballyhooed archives of those sessions are, as of this writing, conspicuously absent. (We expect that they’ll be up in the…

Are radio contests rigged?

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According to a new NuVoodoo study, nearly half of likely ratings participants believe it’s true. Among 18-44-year-olds the unbelievers reach almost 55%. Among those who think contests are rigged, they understand why contests are there in the first place (to…

Who’s got the chips?

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The North American Broadcasters Association (NABA), working with the NAB and using data compiled by ABI Research, has published sales data showing the extent of FM chip penetration in the top-selling smartphones for Canada, Mexico and the U.S. for the…

Whose lifetime is it anyway?

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A class action lawsuit is being mounted against Sirius XM Radio over the definition of “lifetime subscriptions.” According to the court filing, “Sirius XM systematically advertised and sold lifetime subscriptions to consumers by leading consumers to believe that such lifetime…