The Big Tech Show: All the news that’s fit to hear
Is audio a missed opportunity for newspapers? A bold young Irish startup, NOA, has struck deals with publishers such as Bloomberg, the New York Times and the FT to create a new audio news service from those publications’ daily news stories.
The idea, according to NOA’s Gareth Hickey and Shane Ennis, is to create a ‘Spotify for News’.
Adrian chats about the idea and wonders about what kind of audio delivery might work best. Inevitably, he slips into a few impressions of well-known radio and advertising people he thinks might do it well.