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From Boy to Man, and Brand Watch out, Ryan Seacrest (and Howard Stern). Zach Sang is coming for you

Zach who? If you’re not an obsessive consumer of teen celebrity news gossip, or a regular viewer of Nickelodeon, you’re probably not familiar with Sang, an enterprising 19-year-old Internet radio…

June 26, 2012, 6:24 AM EDT

Brazilian Agency Wins Radio Grand Prix for FM Broadcasts That Repel Mosquitos Ingenious campaign for 'Go Outside' magazine

CANNES, France—Ad agency Talent in São Paolo, Brazil, won the Grand Prix in the Radio Lions contest here tonight for something more deliciously devious than a straightforward radio ad campaign. On…

June 20, 2012, 3:33 PM EDT

Data Points: Tale of Two Strategies Obama is all about online ads, while Romney focuses on TV and radio

Digital ads are playing an increasing role in the run for the presidency, but as the numbers show, President Obama and Mitt Romney's approaches are as different as their political…

June 13, 2012, 6:10 AM EDT

Radio Ad Uses Stereo Tracks to Reveal Two Sides of Genghis Khan Barbarian or innovator? Depends on your balance settings

Here's a pretty interesting radio spot from DDB Chicago for the Field Museum's Genghis Khan exhibit. To illustrate the two very different sides of the Mongol leader, the agency used…

April 26, 2012, 11:06 AM EDT

Pew Survey Shows Technology Outpacing News One in four now get news from mobile devices

With more than a quarter of Americans getting their news from mobile devices, adapting to digital platforms is more crucial than ever for news organizations. But according to the 2012…

March 19, 2012, 12:01 AM EDT

Univision's Strategic Shift Ahead of Univision's upfront tour, network svp Cynthia Ashworth spills exclusive news: the combining of the company's broadcast and digital brand-integration groups

To better serve advertisers with content tie-ins that span the network’s TV, radio, online and mobile platforms, Univision has married its broadcast and digital branded-entertainment units under the banner “Innovations…

March 13, 2012, 12:07 AM EDT

Advertisers Move to Drop Radio Host 20 reported to have pulled the promo plug as Rush Limbaugh’s scandal persists

More than 20 advertisers have now reportedly run from Rush Limbaugh after his apology to Georgetown student Sandra Fluke failed to quell the media firestorm that was sparked by the…

March 6, 2012, 3:39 PM EST

Information Diet: Carson Daly The 'Voice' host gets in a New York state of mind with the 'Post,' the 'Times' and Howard Stern

Specs Who Carson Daly Age 38 Accomplishments Host Last call With Carson Daly and The Voice (returns Feb. 5 after the Super Bowl), both on NBC; DJs morning show on Los Angeles' AMP Radio…

January 26, 2012, 11:26 PM EST

New York Lottery Rolls Out New Campaign Powerball ticket prices double as jackpot grows

Win Powerball, and you can hire Cyndi Lauper to serve as your personal house musician. So says a 2012 New York Lottery campaign running under the new tagline, “Yeah, that kind…

January 24, 2012, 6:25 AM EST

iHeartRadio Opens Its API Third-party developers may expand availability, attract brands

Digital streaming services are expanding their self-definition by turning themselves into platforms. Last fall, Clear Channel revamped its iHeartRadio streaming site to include customization features on top of the its 800…

January 11, 2012, 8:02 AM EST