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February 2020

Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! Making Growing Audiences Laugh After 20 Years

Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! observed a 24% bump in audience growth in the last three months of 2019 and debuted as the ninth most popular podcast on Podtrac.

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February 2020

CES 2020: Trends and Takeaways from NPM COO Bryan Moffett

From the rise of voice activation to the importance of authenticity in an increasingly in today’s media landscape, NPM COO Bryan Moffett shares his key takeaways from CES 2020. 

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January 2020

Smart Audio Report: 60M U.S. Adults Own A Smart Speaker

The Winter 2019 Smart Audio Report confirmed continued growth in the smart speaker market with 24% of U.S. adults — 60M people — owning at least one smart speaker device.

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December 2019

New Data: The Spoken Word Audio Report from NPR & Edison

Spoken word audio listening is growing at a dramatic rate, a new report from NPR and Edison Research finds. Since 2014, the share of time spent with spoken word audio has increased 20%. This shift comes at the expense of music, which saw its share of time decrease by 5% across the same period.

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October 2019

Top Takeaways From The Power Of Audio Summit 2019

It’s more important than ever for brands to find audio enthusiasts in-house, and at their agencies and media partners to develop a successful audio strategy. At NPM, we understand that a strong campaign relies on the right mix of reach, frequency, authenticity and affinity from the audience.

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September 2018

At NPR, Sponsor Messages Are 23% More Memorable

NPR commissioned a study by Neuro-Insight to demonstrate the effectiveness of sponsor messages in comparison to traditional radio ads. The results? NPR’s sponsor messages are 23% more memorable than traditional radio ads. Learn why.

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