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Making Sense of the Auto Dashboard

It seems to me that radio is in a bit of paralysis by analysis when it comes to the “connected” auto dashboard. As we get lost in the details of what change is coming and how fast, we’re not focused nearly enough on what to do about it, given that such a large proportion of […]

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Posted in auto, Automotive, compelling, connected, dash, dashboard, detroit, live, local, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, mobile, Moble Audio, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, sense, unique

Radios Ripped from New Cars? “Not So Fast,” say Consumers

You can climb down from the ceiling now, Mr. Broadcaster – it turns out new cars will feature FM/AM radios built-in for the foreseeable future (although certainly not forever). The logic of this should be obvious to us all, but particularly obvious for anyone who bothers to talk with consumers. And I did. Between March […]

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Posted in dashboard, detroit, FM on Mobile Phones, in-car, Internet Radio, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, mobile, Moble Audio, radio, radio industry, radio ink, Radio's Future, research

What 4G LTE Internet Access in your Car means for Radio

In the race to exploit new digital opportunities, Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker describes three “consumer Internet ‘white spaces’ yet to be re-imagined.” Two of them are the “ear” and the car. And she describes the latter as “largely untapped.” “Untapped” no more. Consider today’s automotive news headlines: General Motors Co. is expected to announce today a […]

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Posted in Automotive, chrysler, dashboard, detroit, ford, future, general motors, Internet Radio, kleiner perkins, mark ramsey, mary meeker, Media, online radio, radio, radio industry, Radio's Future, RIU, streaming

What Wins in the New Radio Dashboard

A huge proportion of radio listening happens on the mobile devices known as automobiles, especially during the aptly-titled “drive times.”  And there’s considerable concern regarding the impact technology and new listening options will have on that listening as those new choices steadily make their way into cars. It’s fair to say that nowhere in a […]

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Posted in Audio Trends, auto, automaker, cellphones, detroit, Digital Strategy, drive time, in-car, Internet Radio, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, mobile, Moble Audio, radio, radio industry, RIU, trends