South Africa Grants Futuri Patent For Listener Driven Radio & Takeover Technologies
October 6, 2015 at 4:42 AM (PT)
FUTURI MEDIA has received a patent from the REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA for its LISTENER DRIVEN RADIO and TAKEOVER TECHNOLOGIES, including Instant Alerts, live interactive radio programming, and social playlist sharing. The patent, which names FUTURI Pres./CEO DANIEL ANSTANDIG and CTO BRIAN SEEDERS as inventors, also pertains to LDR’s unique interface with radio automation systems.
ANSTANDIG commented, “We are proud to be recognized by the government of SOUTH AFRICA for our groundbreaking work with our LDR and TAKEOVER programming innovations. This patent is a wonderful accomplishment for our team and our partners. Our partnership with PRIMEDIA has shown how powerfully impactful real-time interaction with a live broadcast can be on audience growth. As our company has rapidly expanded to eleven countries, this is another illustration of how Futuri is changing the face of radio around the world.”