July 22, 2021What to expect at Podcast Movement 2021 – an interview with Dan Franks
Podcast Movement is the world’s largest community of podcasters, and this year’s Podcast Movement conference in Nashville, Tennessee, will be one of the largest gatherings ever of audio creators.
July 8, 2021Hearables and the promise of personalized in-ear content
What Andreessen realized about AirPods When Apple introduced the first generation Airpods, most considered them a cute, pricey gadget. Not investor Marc Andreessen, who identified them as revolutionary back in early 2019, right before the second generation was released. What Andreessen got, that others missed, was the connection between hardware and content: “The really big […]
June 22, 2021New: Audioburst Engager – the first embeddable web player with audio search
Do you operate a website for a podcast network, radio station, or online event? Add the new Audioburst Engager to your website and allow visitors to search by keyword, brand, person, or topic from within the player. Enable your community members to re-surface favorite moments or discover new content highlights! I want access See how […]
June 15, 2021Introducing the first-ever mobile app podcast integration survey
Today, there are more than two million podcasts, and podcast listening has gone from niche to mainstream, with three-quarters of all Americans tuning in to talk audio regularly. But as content creation and consumption rates rise, so does the challenge of discovery; how do listeners find a podcast diamond in the rough? Indeed 60% of […]
June 10, 2021The sound of the personalized audio revolution
Every once in a while, a new medium emerges, changing and democratizing communications forever — newspapers, TV, blogs, and Twitter during the Arab spring. I don’t know if you’ve heard, but such a revolution is happening now — The revolution of democratized audio. Let’s examine three components: The symbol of the revolution If every revolution […]
May 27, 2021Exploring Audioburst Data: What do Trump and LeBron have in common?
We recently hit a major milestone at Audioburst – 1 Petabyte of indexed talk audio content! That’s the equivalent of 1092 years of listening, and a great opportunity to extract some insights. In addition to analyzing thousands of premium podcasts, our platform listens to hundreds of radio stations around the clock, automatically analyzing the content, […]
May 13, 2021An audio experience for every mood: Does social audio compete with podcasts?
There seems to be some confusion regarding whether the emerging social audio experiences compete with or complement podcast listening. Let’s take a quick look at the motivations behind why people listen to audio and what format fits each mood and need. Podcasts In a recent in-depth survey by Cumulus Media, weekly podcast listeners were asked […]
March 31, 2021Our new solution: Audioburst Platform for Apps
Today, after years of research and development, we are excited to launch Audioburst Platform for Apps, the world’s first audio content SDK and full API library for engagement and off-screen monetization. Check out our official announcement here. When we founded Audioburst five years ago, we set out on an ambitious quest to organize the world’s […]
March 29, 2021Best Voice/AI Integration Within A Mobile App
We’re excited to share that Audioburst has been named a 2021 Project Voice Award Finalist in the “Best Voice/AI Integration Within A Mobile App” category. The Project Voice Awards “honor global best-in-class achievement across voice technology and conversational AI.” Audioburst was short-listed alongside four others vendors: Spotify – Spotify’s audio player is probably no stranger […]
March 21, 2021Voice wars: how podcasts will win the battle
White-label voice assistants will win the battle for podcast discovery.
By Amir Hirsh @ TechCrunch