Month: May 2016

Sport, TV

Champions’ League on BT

Since I had a look at the Europa League viewership the other day, I thought it was only fair to consider the Champions’ League Final...

Misc, Politics

Predicting Every Fixture at Euro 2016

In a frankly bizarre move, the Vote Leave campaign has offered a £50m prize to anyone who can predict the result of every fixture at the...

Radio

The Fragmentation of the UK Radio Sector

I’ve yet to properly write about the recently published RAJAR report, Audio Time, based on the last MIDAS survey. That will come. But...

Sport, TV

Watching European Football Finals on TV

Well the first results are in. BT is very pleased that BT Sport got a record audience on Wednesday night for the Europa League Final...

Radio

RAJAR Q1 2016

Once again, this post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the past 9 years,...

Radio, Sport

Live Football on the Radio

No, I’m not writing about the new Premier League contracts for UK radio. They do seem a bit overdue though, and I’m slightly...

Media

Leading Questions

These are my own views, and do not represent those of my employer. Now we’ve got that out of the way, we’ll continue....

Music

The End of Digital Downloads?

That’ll teach me for writing this too quickly. I based this on a Digital Music News report which was published Wednesday evening UK...

Photography, Radio

Kyrgyzstan

I recently got to visit the Central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan for work, and had a great few days. Clearly, I took my camera, and...

Audio, Podcasts

Podcasting: Data/Tech Improvements or Leave Alone?

A couple of interesting pieces on the development of podcasts, and Apple’s role, have been published recently and thought worth...