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by corneo
Sun Feb 02, 2014 2:57 am
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: The trend is changing, what do you think it will change to?
Replies: 6
Views: 3712

Re: The trend is changing, what do you think it will change

You may take Arbitron with a grain of salt, but it reports that 92% of the public listen to OTA radio. Maybe not for news, but they listen. Like I said before: Of course a company that takes my money to tell me I'm doing good will report good things to me. I want to see the reports that doesn't hav...
by corneo
Sat Feb 01, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: The trend is changing, what do you think it will change to?
Replies: 6
Views: 3712

Re: The trend is changing, what do you think it will change

This report shows internet use increases dramatically 49 and younger. Grant it, the report is how people get news reports but we can't ignore they get other things too. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2013/10/16/12-trends-shaping-digital-news/ While many AM/FM stations now stream their programm...
by corneo
Sat Feb 01, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: The trend is changing, what do you think it will change to?
Replies: 6
Views: 3712

The trend is changing, what do you think it will change to?

After reading many non bias reports of electronic sales and younger population movement towards computers, OTA radio is taking a beating. New cars are coming out with attachments for wifi streaming. TV's are a standard feature for passengers. Next year car are coming with devices that record your tr...
by corneo
Sat Jan 25, 2014 1:56 am
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Will Radio Get Worse Before it Gets Better?
Replies: 107
Views: 36445

Re: Will Radio Get Worse Before it Gets Better?

Your comparing drive time to 24/7 programing. We're not disagreeing with you, drive time is all a station has to push numbers, we're saying overall radio is dying and will continue to die. National syndicators that send out talk shows will tell you weekend shows make no money. My station sells weeke...
by corneo
Thu Jan 23, 2014 11:45 pm
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Will Radio Get Worse Before it Gets Better?
Replies: 107
Views: 36445

Re: Will Radio Get Worse Before it Gets Better?

Technology has advance to the point that if a station isn't streaming, they get heard maybe 30 minutes a day when a listener is in a car. When was the last time you saw a stereo system in a store for sell? Rural area's were the last to get free wifi/streaming. Now country stations are feeling the bu...