17 May 2023 Jacobs Media Strategies Techsurvey 2023 results have shown, not surprisingly, that radio ownership is declining and being replaced by smart speakers and apps. But, there are some other results unrelated to the 30,000 listeners sampled from 430 US radio stations, worth contemplating.
9 April 2023 Radio Music Directors has been using AI for years in music scheduling systems and are used to adapting to the latest features. Machine learning will help scheduling systems further evolve, but the art of music directing is in the choice of music and the way it connects to the audience. “You have to have cultural knowledge to program music that works for real radio.”