PHEW! We’d love to do an intensive rundown of everything that happened last week at the NAB Show, but frankly, we still need to get together to digest it all. What we can do is provide a general update on the pace, the vibe, and the reaction… So this time around, we thought we’d do something a little different: we’ll let others do the talking for us! In lieu of a play-by-play, we’ll let this post be others’ reaction to NextRadio from the NAB Show.
To kick it off, Monday morning’s keynote by NAB President and CEO, Gordon Smith, had a few great shout-outs for NextRadio. He opens his thoughts with how it’s an exciting time to be in the media business and notes “NextRadio is presenting a highly interactive experience for radio listeners on smartphones.” He later states, “The enduring value of broadcasting remains – it is the ultimate survivor. Even with competing media platforms, broadcast radio and television is still the preferred technology for news and entertainment. From hybrid FM radio, mobile TV and ultra HD, we are experiencing exciting developments in broadcasting.”
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