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Bringing Audio Together – the Magic of AGOGO with J.D. Heilprin

If all your favorite audio content is all over the place in a variety of different channels, why can’t you aggregate it all in one place? Well, now you can! J.D. Heilprin is founder of AGOGO, a stealthy mobile-first startup that was recently featured in the iTunes store as “best new app” and “top news […]

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Posted in 2014, AGOGO, app, Apps, Audio, content, future, hivio, itunes, j. d. Heilprin, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, platform, radio, radio industry, Radio's Future, ramsey-blog

Maybe You’re Thinking about Digital for Radio All Wrong

What do VC’s look for when they invest in the startups which threaten mega-industries like radio? Marc Andreessen, VC and cofounder of Netscape, spelled out the formula in an HBR Ideacast episode with his former partner Jim Barksdale. Here’s what Andreessen and investors like him look for: A large incumbent… In an established industry… With a […]

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Posted in AGOGO, bundle, Digital Strategy, harvard business review, hbr, ideacast, innovator's dilemma, Insights, Internet Radio, jim barksdale, marc andreessen, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, netflix, pandora, radio, radio industry, Radio's Future, ramsey-blog, spotify, stitcher, swell, unbundle

How to Measure NPR’s Success in a Digital Age

Is NPR’s performance on the digital front a sign that radio’s digital evolution has stalled? Or, worse, that it’s just a big hairy mistake? So says would-be town crier Richard Harker. Harker’s basic point is right on: Broadcasters should direct some of their innovative attention towards content on traditional radio channels and not only experiment […]

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Posted in AGOGO, digital, itunes, linear, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, news, npr, Public Radio, ramsey-blog, richard harker, stitcher, swell, transformation, trends

Images of hivio 2014 – the Audio Future Festival

I wanted to create an event that attracted a bevy of thoughtful future-oriented doers in the audio space, one that offered new ideas, inspiration, and compelling Q&A for radio, online radio, digital audio, and podcasting (I’m only pretending those are separate categories, of course). I also wanted to create an event that folks would be proud to […]

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Posted in 2014, AGOGO, andrea russett, Audio, becky brenner, conference, craig bruce, emma coats, festival, future, hivio, honey badger, innovision, j. d. Heilprin, mark ramsey, Media, phil becker, pixar, podcast one, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, randall, ric militi, Southern Cross Austereo, star wars

hivio 2014 is Breaking Records!

It’s shaping up to be perhaps the most diverse gathering of professionals in the audio information and entertainment space ever. Just take a look at this word cloud version of all the company names present in the room: From broadcasters to podcasters, from commercial radio to public radio, from startups to established players, from digital […]

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Posted in 2014, AGOGO, gary vaynerchuk, hivio, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, pandora, podcastone, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, siriusxm, Southern Cross Austereo, t shirt, youtube

hivio 2014 – Check Out the Amazing Lineup

Wouldn’t it be great if the audio space had its own little version of SXSW? A place for the cool kids in and around the radio world to meet and play together? No matter if they were US or international, broadcasters, podcasters, commercial or public media, online radio, agencies, technologists in the audio space, storytellers, […]

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Posted in 2014, AGOGO, andrea russett, Audio, audio entertainment, content marketing institute, craig bruce, Doug Sterne, emma coats, event, gary vaynerchuk, growth hacker, heilprin, hivio, innovision, j.d., lineup, Mark Middo, mark ramsey, Media, pandora, phil becker, pixar, podcastone, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, ric militi, rob greenlee, robert rose, Southern Cross Austereo, tim sabean, unconference

Whatever Happened to Podcasting?

[A longer version of this post appeared in NetNewsCheck] “Podcasting” is the term describing the creation and consumption of on-demand video and especially audio. It was the “next big thing” – about six or seven years ago. And today? Not so much. That doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot of podcasting going on out there. […]

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Posted in Adam Carolla, AGOGO, apple, Audio, comedy, entertainment, future, Insights, libsyn, marc maron, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, podcasting, podcasts, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, slate political gabfest, stitcher, strategy

The Best New Audio App of 2013? It’s AGOGO

One of the great pleasures of this job at this time in this industry is being near ground zero when an entrepreneur sees the world in a new way and brings that new world to life. I am proud to have done a tiny bit of work with a great new startup called AGOGO. But […]

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