JANKO ROETTGERS, GIGAOMSeptember 01, 2014 10:34 am
Janko Roettgers of GigaOm writes: Here’s another reminder why companies like Apple and Amazon are betting on streaming services: Streaming is quickly taking over as the major money-maker for the music industry, with 70 percent of all digital music revenue coming from streaming by 2019, according to an estimate from U.K.-based digital music analyst Mark Mulligan.
With the pending launch of more than 1,000 new FM radio stations, there’s been some discussion about whether any holders of these LPFM construction permits may attempt to go on the air as digital HD Radio stations.
Nautel has completed shipment of all 27 medium-wave AM transmitters to India’s Prasar Bharati (All India Radio) and says that installation/commissioning is underway. The first site, AIR’s flagship installation in Delhi, went on air May 30.