|Posted by RadioJinglesVIP on August 23, 2011 at 5:15 AM|
A recent report revealed that in the year 2018 there willbe more cars built with internet radio capabilities than there was in 2010.
This means for you as an internet radio operator, thatyou should be ready for this revolution.
Global sales of cars with internet radio will rise from149,000 in 2010 to 10.9 million units in 2018, that is a lot!
"The next several years will see an explosion in theuse of in-vehicle apps in cars, driven by booming shipments of automobilesemploying head units designed to integrate Cloud-based content," said EgilJuliussen, principal analyst for automotive infotainment at IHS.
"These apps, whether built into cars or provided viaconnected mobile devices like smartphones, will provide a range ofinfotainment, entertainment, remote diagnostics and navigation services.
With music having been the leading form of entertainmentin cars for more than 75 years, Internet radio is expected to lead thein-vehicle app revolution."
Currently, there are 50 car models in the US that haveinternet radio application integration.
Does your station have an iPhone or Android App already?
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