pandora News ▼

Music Streaming Is Helping Boost The Music Industry’s Revenue

09/20/2016, Back in the day, customers would purchase music by buying entire albums. Then Apple came along with iTunes and suddenly it shifted from buying entire albums, to giving customers the option of paying for individual songs. Then music streaming entered the...

Pandora’s $5 Subscription Service Called Pandora Plus Is Here

09/15/2016, It was reported a couple of days ago that Pandora will soon be launching a new $5 music streaming tier and today it has done just that. The new service has been launched today and it’s called Pandora Plus. It replaces the existing Pandora One...

$5 Music Streaming Services From Amazon And Pandora Expected Soon

09/12/2016, Almost all premium music streaming services require their subscribers to pay $10 per month, but it appears that Amazon and Pandora are looking to shake things up. A new report suggests that both companies are going to launch new music streaming services...

Amazon Echo Will Let Users Play Spotify Or Pandora By Default

07/08/2016, With Amazon Echo being an Amazon product, it makes sense for Amazon to want its services to be used, like how iOS devices recommend users to use iCloud instead of Dropbox or Google Drive, and so on. What this meant is that users of the Amazon Echo would...

Uber Drivers Get Ad-Free Pandora

06/27/2016, Uber today announced a new perk for drivers. Acknowledging that music goes a long way in setting the mood for the drive, the company said that feedback from its drivers showed that high quality music makes a difference which is why it’s offering...

Pandora On Android Receives Music Discovery Feature

02/25/2016, It goes without saying that different kinds of apps do deserve to have updates introduced from time to time, otherwise it would just stagnate and end up as legacy software as it is being left behind. Having said that, Pandora for Android has seen various...

Pandora Reportedly Considering Selling Itself

02/11/2016, It was just last November that Pandora announced that they would be acquiring Rdio’s assets for $75 million. If anything, it sounded as if the company was doing pretty well for themselves and were just acquiring one of their competitors in the music...

Pandora Launches Browse To Simplify Music Discovery

01/28/2016, Pandora today announced the launch of a new feature called Browse that aims to simplify music discovery for its users. It says that Browse is the perfect destination for users to discover their next favorite artist as recommendations are tailor-made for...

Rdio Launches Special Farewell Page For Its Listeners

12/15/2015, As you might have heard, back in November Pandora announced that they would be acquiring Rdio’s assets. This isn’t so much an acquisition of Rdio itself, but rather the assets like the technology and other parts of the company. Now if you have been a...

Pandora’s New Station Is Based Off Of Your Thumbs

12/14/2015, Internet radio streaming service Pandora today announced the launch of a new “hyper-personalized” radio station for each listener, this particular station is called Thumbprint Radio and it’s based off of the thumbs of each user....

Adele’s “25” Album Makes Its Way Onto Pandora

11/24/2015, Last week it was confirmed that Adele’s latest album, 25, would not be available via streaming platforms such as Apple Music and Spotify. However it seems that the singer has decided to make her album available on Pandora instead, but given that Pandora...

Rdio Paid Subscriptions Will Be Cancelled November 23

11/22/2015, As you might have heard, last week we reported that Pandora would be acquiring Rdio’s assets for $75 million. Note that this isn’t an acquisition of Rdio itself,  but rather its assets. Ultimately this also means that the company will be shuttering...

Pandora To Acquire Rdio’s Assets For $75 Million

11/16/2015, There are several music streaming platforms and internet radio services available at the moment, so much so that competition is fierce and pricing is competitive, meaning that in today’s market, not all can survive. That being said, a report from...