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Digital Audio Streaming Surges 60% in 2017—Futuri Media Ready To Help Radio Stations Tap Market

R&B and Latin hits drive more people to digital streaming music while broadcasters look for ways to cash in on streaming audio. More and more people are accessing streaming audio, with 2017 seeing total on-demand audio usage up almost 60 percent from the previous year, according Nielsen’s annual year-end music report. That totaled more than…
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3 Things All Radio Stations Need To Make The Most Of Smart Speakers Like Alexa Devices

With more and more people using smart speakers, radio stations need to make sure they’re keeping with the technology. Here’s how. A version of this article written by Todd Thomas, Futuri Media’s senior vice president of operations, first appeared on RadioWorld.com. Smart speakers and voice control technology offer radio stations unprecedented ways to engage with…
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KiSS Vancouver Becomes Canada’s First Fully Interactive Radio Station, Powered by Futuri Audience Engagement Technologies

– Rogers Media’s KiSS RADiO gives listeners the power to choose what songs go to air through a new voting system available on KiSSRadio.ca and the KiSS mobile app – – Agreement with Futuri Media’s innovative #engage, POST, and TopicPulse technologies puts KiSS at the forefront of audience engagement – VANCOUVER (October 16, 2017) Can’t get enough of Taylor Swift’s…
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Futuri Media, the foremost innovator in SaaS technology for broadcast media, has been named to the Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing companies in America.

SaaS Technology Company Futuri Media Earns Its Fourth-Straight Place on Inc. Magazine’s List of Fastest-Growing Companies

  CLEVELAND, OHIO, September 19, 2017 — For the fourth year in a row, Futuri Media, the foremost innovator in SaaS technology for broadcast media, has been named to the Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. Futuri ranked among the upper half of the list for the fourth consecutive year, posting a 171% three-year…
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TopLine By FUTURI delivered $100 million+ to our partners in 2017!

Futuri Media’s TopLine App On Track to Deliver $100 Million in 2017 Broadcast Revenue

Patent-pending app puts powerful research and design technology in the hands of sales professionals Cleveland, Ohio, September 6, 2017 – Futuri Media, a global leader and innovator in media technology, today announced that its patent-pending TopLine app, which puts powerful research and design technology in the hands of media sales professionals, is on track to…
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Nielsen Audio Study: Futuri Stations have 30X Larger Increases in TSL; 5.75X Larger Increases in Tune-Ins

A Nielsen Audio study shows sharp increases in both tune-in occasions and time spent listening (TSL) on radio stations offering consumers Futuri’s “Instant Alerts” feature (also known as Song Alerts, a key part of interactive programming system LDR) that sends text, tweet, or e-mail alerts to listeners when one of their favorite songs is about…
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Chris Huneke, Alison Stubbendieck, James Hunziker with Futuri Media

Futuri Media Adds Huneke, Stubbendieck, and Hunziker to Its Innovation Team

New hires bring additional broadcast and digital experience to Futuri’s growing team Cleveland, Ohio, July 31, 2017 – Futuri Media, a global leader and innovator in media technology, today announced three key additions to its team. All are based in the company’s new Cleveland-area headquarters, which is more than double the previous HQ’s size to…
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Georgia Beasley Joins Futuri Media as Director of TopicPulse Strategic Initiatives

Media executive brings more than a decade of client success solutions to the company Cleveland, Ohio, July 17, 2017 – Futuri Media, a global leader and innovator in media technology, today announced that digital sales and broadcast media executive Georgia Beasley has joined the company as Director of TopicPulse Strategic Initiatives. Georgia will partner with…
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Futuri Media Reinvents Show Prep with New TopicPulse Content Stream

Content stream with data-driven topic starters added to powerful story discovery tool Cleveland, Ohio, June 13, 2017 – Futuri Media, a global leader and innovator in media technology, today announced the launch of the TopicPulse content stream, a powerful companion to the groundbreaking story discovery tool that scans thousands of local social posts and news…
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Is Your Streaming Player Flash-Free?

Just because you stream your station doesn’t mean everyone can hear it. After slowly sunsetting Adobe Flash for many years, Google Chrome has finally disabled it within the default installation. Re-enabling it requires going through a convoluted six-step process in a hidden configuration menu. The more digital-savvy among you may be saying, “So? Most sites have…
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