RAIN news "quick hits": PWC on Net radio ad revs; Songza; SoundExchange; Live365; Senzari

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Aug 16 2012 - 1:15pm

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-Billboard reports (here) that a new PWC projection (here) says online radio advertising will grow by 11.5% from $465 million last year to $802 million in 2016. Satellite radio ad revenue will also rise, 9.4% compounded annually, from $74 million in 2011 to $116 million. Satellite radio subscription spending will increase from $2.6 billion in 2011 to $4.1 billion in 2016.

-Webcaster Songza says it's registered more than 2 million U.S. and Canadian users since June 1st, and that of all the users that have ever used Songza (since its official launch last September), over half of them are still active. Read more in TechCrunch here.  

-SoundExchange, the organization that collects and distributes money from Internet-, satellite-, and cable radio, has released a database of 50-thousand artists and labels that are owed over $60 million in unclaimed royalties. More from The New York Times Media Decoder blog here.

-Internet radio aggregator Live365 has announced the release of its dedicated application for the iPad. Read more here.

-Webcaster Senzari has launched a new proprietary music recommendation engine it calls AMP3 ("Adaptable Music Parallel Processing Platform"). Sensari says "The AMP3 technology is revolutionary within the music recommendation space, as it is the first engine to be modeled after a semantic network that includes an API architected similarly to Facebook's OGP (Open Graph Protocol)." Read more here

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