iHeartMedia today announced it acquired Athens, Greece-based online audio technology company Radiojar Information Technology. Radiojar is a centralized, cloud-based audio playout platform, and this acquisition will allow the industry to leverage Radiojar’s tools to cohesively combine the seamless elements of broadcast radio and transition these skillfully-produced listening experiences into other audio platforms including music streaming and podcasts, delivering high quality audio experiences more effectively and efficiently.
LiveXLive announced a partnership with iHeartMedia to livestream the 2019 iHeartRadio ALTer Ego taking place at the historic, “Fabulous” Forum in Los Angeles on January 19, 2019. LiveXLive will announce an additional livestream in partnership with iHeartMedia in early 2019.
On the heels of Pandora’s revamped Pandora One $5-per-month streaming product, comes this report from The New York Post that iHeartMedia CEO Bob Pittman plans to launch two new paid options on the iHeartRadio app this week at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, which begins Friday.
Source: Radio Ink