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January 24, 2024:
August 9, 2023:
    Nielsen will collect diary data on podcast listening, reports the iHeart-owned Inside Radio. An "electronic diary" will ask respondents about all the audio listening they do, not just AM/FM radio. Online diaries have been in use in the UK since 2011; Nielsen's electronic diary will be fully deployed in 200 US markets by the second half of 2025.
August 26, 2022:
December 6, 2021:
    After dismal audience figures, the all-podcast radio format has been dropped by iHeartRadio from its two AM stations KABQ Albuquerque (in favour of Christmas music), and WSAN in Bethlehem PA (in favour of oldies). A radio executive described these stations to Podnews as "poorly executed and confusing" when they launched; iHeart-owned Inside Radio reports that both stations only managed a 0.1% market share. "iHeartPodcast 95.9" WEBG, an FM station, is still airing non-stop podcasts: that station, licenced to serve Mina NY (population 1,016) is audible in parts of Erie PA (pop 94,831).
August 5, 2021:
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March 12, 2021:
    Meanwhile, iHeartRadio's Inside Radio reports data from Edison Research's Share of Ear study (Q4 2020). That claims that podcast listening accounts for 6% of all audio consumption; radio (AM/FM and SiriusXM) takes almost eight times that (47%). There's plenty more space to grow.
February 18, 2021:
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December 30, 2019:
    iHeartRadio have launched a third all-podcast radio station. Listeners in Erie PA will find the iHeartRadio Podcast Channel on WLTM, 95.9 FM. It joins Allentown-Bethlehem PA's WSAN 1470 AM, and Albuquerque NM, KABQ 1350 AM. It's the first podcast station to make it to FM in the US, reports iHeartRadio-owned Inside Radio.
October 8, 2019:
    In the 'top marks for spin' department: Inside Radio, which is owned by iHeart, says: "By number of shows, iHeart remains the clear victor".
March 11, 2019:
    Metrics for the podcasting industry remains an issue with some. Inside Radio report on the metrics discussions at the RAIN Podcast Business Summit last week. Your Editor moderated a panel - mention of his sparkling repartee is, remarkably, absent.
January 11, 2019:
    Yesterday, we linked to US radio's top advertisers, on Inside Radio. That website doesn't work in Europe, for which our apologies. Here's what you missed, Europe.
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