Clear Channel To Make Its Presence Felt At CES
December 30, 2010 at 9:48 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO plans on making a big splash at the 2011 International CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW (CES), announcing brand-new partnerships across various technology platforms that highlight iHEARTRADIO and TOTAL TRAFFIC NETWORK (TTN).
iHEARTRADIO, an app that offers access to more than 750 CLEAR CHANNEL radio stations, has been downloaded by 11.5 million consumers, with the average time spent listening per week by users of 142 minutes. In NOVEMBER, TOYOTA announced plans to become the first automotive manufacturer to incorporate IHEARTRADIO in select 2011 Model Year vehicles. This announcement is set to come to life at CES, marking the first partnership for mobile app integration. Additional iHEARTRADIO partnerships will be revealed AT THE CES.
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO’s TOTAL TRAFFIC NETWORK supplies real-time traffic data to more than 125 million users in 125 markets worldwide through partnerships with automotive manufacturers and navigation device makers. Recently, TTN, in association with GRUPO ACIR RADIO in MEXICO, offered traffic information solutions to MEXICO CITY’s local information/service providers. TTN will unveil an updated version of its platform that will include new features to help enhance the real-time traffic data service for consumers utilizing the service via broadcast, the Web, wirelessly and through navigation devices.
Numerous CES exhibitors will display iHEARTRADIO- and TOTAL TRAFFIC NETWORK-capable products at their booths. Addition information will be available as further announcements are made.
By the way, ALL ACCESS N/T/S Editor PERRY SIMON will be at the CES show to provide coverage, beginning JANUARY 6th