Washington Area Radio Reshuffles Deck Chairs

Michael Giberson Just in time for Music Week here at KP, another Washington-area radio station jumps formats. Paul Farhi reports in the Washington Post that WBIG has abandoned “oldies” for the somewhat younger demographics of classic rock. WBIG, owned by radio giant Clear Channel, ushered out the format at 5 p.m. [Monday] by playing the … More Washington Area Radio Reshuffles Deck ChairsMore Washington Area Radio Reshuffles Deck Chairs

Luck, Markets and the Wisdom of Crowds: A Final Update on My Ncaa Basketball Brackets

Michael Giberson An update on my “Markets vs. Wisdom of Crowds” NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament brackets. See the earlier discussion here. The Market bracket (based on Ticket Reserve fan forward prices) beat the Wisdom bracket (based on ESPN’s “national bracket” aggregation of 3 million plus entries submitted), with final scores in the ESPN tournament challenge … More Luck, Markets and the Wisdom of Crowds: A Final Update on My Ncaa Basketball BracketsMore Luck, Markets and the Wisdom of Crowds: A Final Update on My Ncaa Basketball Brackets