RAIN (Radio And Internet Newsletter)

Political podcaster Ben Shapiro, recently noted in RAIN News for his wide syndicated extension into broadcast radio, has lost two sponsors after a live podcast performance at a Right To...
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UK-based podcast company AudioBoom, which is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange, released its full-year 2018 financials. In a story familiar to leading streaming music services, the bottom line...
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RAIN News attended the inaugural iHeartRadio Podcast Awards presented by Capital One on January 18. At the iHeartRadio Theater in Los Angeles, many notable figures from podcasting appeared to recognize...
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Digital audio advertising solutions company Audio.ad has released its Digital Audio in the US Hispanic Market 2019 report. The research, performed by consumer intelligence company qriously, sketches the broad strokes...
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TuneIn announced some figures from the end of both December and 2018. The audio company said that its platform generated more than half a billion hours of listening during December....
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The Daily topped another month of Podtrac's monthly ranking of the top 20 podcasts. The rankings are based on Podtrac measurement data for unique U.S. monthly audience. Continue Reading →
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The winter results from the RAJAR Midas survey have brought another flurry of insight into how the UK is consuming audio. Live radio has a 90% reach for audio formats,...
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by James Cridland James Cridland's International Radio Trends is a column by the Australia-based radio futurologist. THIS WEEK: James takes a deep dive on the BBC and Fortunately. Other updates...
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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is one of NPR's more popular shows thanks to its blend of humor and trivia, and now you can play along on a smart speaker....
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Spotify has released three updates this week, each touching on a different area of the streaming service's offerings. First, it introduced a Car View. Second, Spotify may be expanding its...
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