Tappx Strengthens Senior Team and Expands into Digital TV and Audio Advertising

José Manuel González Pacheco Appointed as Advanced TV & Audio Advertising Strategist and Partnerships Director Tappx, the global AdTech company specializing in advertising solutions for advanced digital platforms -- has appointed senior Spanish advertising industry veteran José Manuel González Pacheco as  ‘Advanced TV & Audio Advertising Strategist and Partnerships Director’. This appointment marks Tappx’s expansion into new digital advertising markets, beyond its highly successful in-app programmatic advertising…

Scripps to Acquire Triton, the Industry Leader in Digital Audio Infrastructure; Measurement

The E.W. Scripps Company is acquiring Triton, the global leader in digital audio technology and measurement services, helping Scripps advance its strategies for near- and long-term value creation. Triton serves the growing digital audio marketplace through a software-as-a-service (SaaS) business-to-business revenue model. Triton powers or measures streaming music and podcasting for many of the biggest names in audio, including Pandora, Spotify, NPR, iHeart, Entercom, Cumulus, Prisa (Spain), Mediacorp (Singapore) and…

SPLICE Software Launches SynthIA, an Intelligent Audio Platform to Power Voice-First Solutions

Now Accepting Beta Users, SPLICE Makes SynthIA Available so Brands Can Create, Store and Manage Voice Dialogs Across All Channels, Including Voice First SPLICE Software announced that its groundbreaking SynthIA platform is accepting applications for beta users. SynthIA, which stands for "synthesized intelligent audio," creates, stores and manages voice audio segments for all channels, with release 1 focusing on voice-first channels like Amazon Echo and Google Home. SynthIA is a workflow automation platform that enables …

Simpleview Selects AudioEye for Accessibility Partnership

Destination CMS/CRM platform formalizes digital inclusion roll-out strategy AudioEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEYE) ("AudioEye" or the "Company"), the leader in cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) digital content accessibility solutions, and the only web accessibility company leading with technology for sustainable compliance with ADA-related requirements and enhanced user experience, today announced a new partnership with Simpleview, the travel and tourism industry's leading provider of CRM, CMS, website design, digital…

SiriusXM’ Acquisition of Pandora Creates the Largest Audio Entertainment Enterprise Globally

SiriusXM & Pandora to Continue with Their Products, Services, and Offerings.The Acquisition Values Pandora at $3.5 Billion SiriusXM has officially announced that it will acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion in an all-stock transaction. Together, these companies have declared that they will see revenues in excess of $7 billion by the end of 2018 and long-term growth opportunities. The acquisition automatically transforms SiriusXM as a leader in the subscription radio domain. SiriusXM is renowned for curating exclusive…

AI-Powered Audio Transcription Company, Trint Expands Operations to North America

Toronto-Native News Veteran Returns Home as Global Technology Entrepreneur with New Office in Toronto Trint, the pioneer of AI-powered speech-to-text transcription, announced its operational expansion to North America, with the opening of a new office in downtown Toronto, Canada to promote further growth in the region and tap into the city’s wealth of technology talent. Currently, Trint goes beyond transcription to provide the world’s most collaborative and innovative platform for searching, editing and getting the most…

Pandora Announces Brand New Format to Publish Dynamic, Sequential and Short-Form Audio Ads

First Time Ever, Pandora Enables Advertisers to Publish Audio Advertisements Beyond 15 and 30 Seconds Pandora is innovating audio advertising by adding new technological aspects to this domain. How Is Pandora Changing Audio Advertising? Claire Fanning, Vice President of Ad Innovation Strategy for Pandora said, "these new formats are the company’s first major innovation in audio ads. Pandora is releasing the units now because audio is going through a bit of a renaissance and it has over the past several years, and…

Interview with Claudio Franco, Global CMO, Gympass

"Data never lies and can unlock so much potential, but it is very much a language that must be learned."Tell us about your role and journey into technology. What made you join Gympass? Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always been passionate about technology. My teenage passion for repairing PCs and developing websites drove me to study Computer and Electronic Engineering. After school, I joined a management consultancy firm for five years and eventually landed as Head of New Business for an Israeli venture backed by Accel…

How Adding Audio Advertising to Your Channels Will Mute the Competition

In the not-so-distant past, advertisers aiming to reach audiophiles had a straightforward task. Depending on their target audiences, they’d negotiate ad buys with local or national radio stations, place the ads, and that would be that. Amid the streaming revolution, however, advertisers’ work isn’t so simple. The digital audio universe is vast, from online radio to on-demand music services like Pandora, TuneIn, and Spotify, to the ever-expanding world of podcasts. All told, an estimated 180 million Americans stream music,…

Triton Digital Integrates with Tru Optik to Bring Enhanced Targeting, Measurement, and Attribution to Streaming Audio and Podcast…

Triton Digital, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio industry, announced the integration of the Triton Ad Server, Tap, with Tru Optik, the audience intelligence and data-management platform at the forefront of addressable Over-the-Top (OTT) and Connected TV (CTV), to bring enhanced audience targeting, measurement, and attribution to streaming radio and podcast advertising. Triton Digital Integrates with @TruOptik to Bring Enhanced Targeting, Measurement, and Attribution to Streaming Audio and…

Tunity Launches SDK for Audio, Increasing Usage of Businesses’ Consumer Facing Mobile Apps

Businesses Can Now White Label This First of Its Kind TV Audio Streaming Technology For Their Mobile First Strategy Tunity, a technology that allows users to hear live audio from muted televisions directly on their mobile device, announced the debut of Tunity SDK for Audio. Tunity SDK for Audio gives any customer facing business, from restaurants to gyms, airports and universities, the ability to implement a white labeled version of Tunity's patented deep learning TV audio streaming technology. This allows users to…

Audio Measurement Platform Veritonic Raises $3.5 Million Seed To Scale Data-Driven Approach To Audio Marketing

Newark Venture Partners, Imagination Capital, MDC Ventures Are Among Investors Capitalizing on Market Shift Toward Audio Veritonic, the world's first audio effectiveness platform, announced that it has raised $3.5 million in seed capital to build on its success in bringing an evidence-based approach to audio marketing. The round was led by Newark Venture Partners with participation from Imagination Capital, Kiwi Venture Partners, MDC Ventures, and SWaN & Legend Venture Partners. Veritonic is the first analytics…

Adsonica and Advangelists Announce Mobile Audio Ads

Video Performance at Display Cost Adsonica and Advangelists LLC announced the immediate availability of Audio Ads on the Advangelists automation based mobile marketing platform. Marketers will spend $29 billion on non-video display ads in 2019 according to emarketer.com, yet only 0.06% viewers will click on them. With the launch of Audio Ads, they can achieve video-like levels of performance using low-cost media. In live tests, they delivered 5-8 times the industry average CTR for static display ads. Adsonica's…

Adobe Advertising Cloud Set to Transform Digital Audio Ads Targeting on Smart Speakers

Adobe Advertising Cloud Is Now Also Able to Target Digital Audio Ads on Smart Speakers Across Hundreds of TuneIn’s Owned-And-Operated Stations In the Americas: Facebook is on a decline. But, radio on smart speakers is on the rise. There has been an astounding rise in the number of the monthly online radio audience, largely driven by the growth in Spotify, Apple Music, and Alexa-powered Amazon Music. According to the latest report, over 180 million Americans are streaming live music, live radio, and podcasts every month.…

AUDIOALGORITHMS Reveals an Advanced Mobile Marketing Solution – USONIQ

USONIQ Is a Brand New Marketing Tool and Sales Channel Based on Inaudible Sound USONIQ uses sound so as to remotely trigger mobile phones to display captivating content which is both engaging and imaginative. USONIQ has tuned the idea of triggering mobile phones using sound without Wi-Fi, Bluetooth services or Mobile Radio Networks either. The video/audio signal processing specialists at AUDIOALGORITHMS say that their new solution wins data-over-audio and thus, this enhances advertising and purchasing models. USONIQ…

OfficeLink Opens Professional Video and Audio Studio for Podcast and Video Production

OfficeLink, Shared Office Concepts, a professional co-working and private executive office suite in Quincy, MA, has opened The Studio at OfficeLink, a full audio and video production studio at its Quincy location. The studio will be available at a discounted rate to tenants and members of OfficeLink and will be a resource for local businesses to create professional video content for their own use. Also Read: Mobile-First Collaborative Learning Platform Hive Learning Raises $ 4.9 Million "Our production company, Real…

Pandora to Acquire Leading Digital Audio Ad Tech Firm AdsWizz

The Acquisition Will Create The Largest Digital Audio Advertising Ecosystem Globally Pandora, the largest music streaming service in the US announced it will acquire AdsWizz, the global leader in digital audio ad technology. The addition of AdsWizz will upgrade Pandora’s ad tech capabilities, provide its advertisers with greater audience reach, and expand the company’s revenue opportunities. AdsWizz is one of the few ad tech firms that is completely dedicated to digital audio, serving some of the largest players in…

Huddle Rooms and Open Office Spaces May Expand Audio Conferencing Endpoints

In a Latest Frost & Sullivan Report, the Audio Conferencing Endpoint Vendors Are Adapting Their Solutions Functionality, Pricing, and Packaging to Cater to New Customer Requirements for Huddle Rooms Culture Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Global Audio Conferencing Endpoints Market, Forecast to 2021, finds that tight IT budgets, coupled with tough economic environments in different regions, deterred the demand for traditional audio conferencing endpoints. However, new ways of working and widespread the usage of…

Super Hi-Fi Joins NVIDIA Inception Program

Super Hi-Fi announced that it has joined the NVIDIA Inception program, a virtual accelerator designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data science. Super Hi-Fi offers a suite of AI technologies designed for digital music experience providers across a variety of industries, such as on-demand music streaming, terrestrial and internet radio, business and retail music providers, and digital fitness music platforms. The Super Hi-Fi platform allows customers to tailor their audio…

Reuters Launches Fact-Checking Initiative to Identify Misinformation, in Partnership With Facebook

Reuters, the world's largest multimedia news provider, announced the launch of a new fact-checking initiative aimed at identifying misinformation on social media, in partnership with Facebook's Third-Party Fact-Checking Program. The newly created fact-checking unit at Reuters will verify content posted on Facebook and Instagram and identify where media is false or misleading. The fact-checking initiative is an extension of the media verification efforts Reuters has built through its long history of providing accurate and…