There were some positives however, as GCap finalised its deal to stream radio to iPod Touch and Nokia handsets. This is the first deal of its kind anywhere in the world.
The BBC and C4's 4Digital both responded strongly with positive statements about their commitment to DAB and intention 'to maintain radio's popularity in the digital world' (The Guardian, 11 February). However, the dreaded 'new Betamax' tag has started being applied to digital radio (Daily Mail, 12 February) as listeners find more radio sources via broadband.
Based on 44 items from 9 - 12 February 2008
Analysis conducted by Echo Research from data supplied to PRWeek from NewsNow.