Readers of an online technology publication and an independent judging panel have together decided the 50 companies blazing a technology trail in media.

The panel included leaders from Digital Catapult and TechUK, along with Business Cloud Editor Jonathan Symcox.

The MediaTech 50 celebrates businesses of all sizes creating original technology to transform production and delivery of media and the arts – from music to podcasts, radio, video, film and the written word.

SonicData’s mission is to enable, understand and track all the world’s audio content from creation to consumption for all artists, songwriters, and rights holders.

Sonic is leading the way to full visibility of all music use for songwriters and rights holders with a diversified music detection technology platform, the world’s most powerful tracking, identification and reporting technology.