James Cridland’s Future of Radio: Australia’s christmas sabotage, and UK radio to get deregulated

James Cridland, the radio futurologist, is a conference speaker, writer and consultant. He runs the media information website media.info and helps organise the yearly Next Radio conference. He also publishes podnews.net, a daily briefing on podcasting and on-demand, and writes a weekly international radio trends newsletter, at james.crid.land.

James Cridland’s articles

United States

  • SiriusXM To Pay Higher Royalty Rate – 15.5%, higher than the UK’s already high rates.
  • TicToc by Bloomberg – a new TV channel on Twitter – is kind of like Euronews. Lots of automated clips. I can see it being useful in supermarket queues, though also useful is a complex thing called “reading”.

United Kingdom



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