06/05/2013, Pandora hopes that their new TV interface would catch on among the masses.
05/22/2013, Pandora finally makes it possible to share your musical tastes on Facebook.
05/21/2013, Pandora Premiers station has been announced. Premieres station will feature previews of albums a week before their scheduled U.S. release.
05/19/2013, Apple iRadio alleged music streaming service is apparently being delayed due to negotiations with Sony music label over song skipping rates.
05/14/2013, Rumor has it that Google is going to unveil its music streaming service at I/O 2013. It is being said that the company has inked licensing deals with Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group for both Google Play Store and YouTube, and that it plans to add separate music subscription services to both of them. It was also previously rumored that Google has signed a deal with Warner Music […]
05/09/2013, It was rumored back in October 2012 that Apple was interested in launching an online radio service similar to Pandora. Back then analysts predicted that the new service will be launched some time in 2013. During the first week of January, another rumor popped claiming that Apple was negotiating a deal with Universal and Warner, two major record labels It was rumored then that iRadio was going to be launched in […]
04/16/2013, Data collected from over 12,000 consumer surveys for NPD’s Annual Music Study 2012 reveals that Apple’s iTunes holds the majority 64% share in the digital music market. The study also reveals that almost 80% of people who buy music online, bought music from iTunes in the previous quarter. Trailing in second place in AmazonMP3 with just 22% market share. 44 million Americans have bought at least one song or album last year, this […]
04/09/2013, Pandora announced in May 2012 it had surpassed 150 million registered users, and nearly a year later, the company is announcing it has added 50 million more registered listeners to reach the 200 million user milestone. Pandora’s streaming-radio service launched back in 2005, which makes this milestone quite the accomplishment considering they’ve been at it for 8 years now. It was at their six-year mark where they reached 100 million […]
04/05/2013, Ever wonder why radio is still around when you are able to download podcasts, stream music (and even video) and listen to talk shows and the news all online? While we guess traditional radio still has its place in society, it seems that for the first time in the UK, royalty rates collected from online music licensing has actually exceeded that of royalties collected from regular radio. According to the […]
03/21/2013, Even though the official cut-off date for support will be July 2014, developers are finally starting to make their hugely popular applications onto Windows Phone 8. We recently saw the Call of Duty Elite and Nokia HERE apps make the jump to serve all of Windows Phone 8 users, and today, one of the most popular music streaming services, Pandora, is finally making the jump to Windows Phone 8. Pandora for Windows […]
03/08/2013, Rumors of Apple launching a music streaming service similar to Pandora have been floating about for quite a while now, but if the recent rumors are to be believed, the service could be seeing a delay in launch due to negotiations with the major labels stalling. What’s the reason behind this stalling, you ask? Well it seems that Apple does not want to pay the major labels the same royalty […]
03/06/2013, We’ve heard rumors that Apple could be interested in launching a streaming radio service of their own, much like Pandora. According to a recent report by Reuters, it looks like such a service could be inching forward to become a reality. The report has suggested that Apple executives have recently met up with the CEO of Beats, Jimmy Iovine, during a visit to Los Angeles. Basically what the Apple executives […]
02/28/2013, Pandora has been the choice for many people who want to listen to radio stations across a number of genres such as artists, decades, and even seasonal. Pandora offers a premium subscription service called Pandora One that allows users to listen without any ads, at a higher audio quality and other perks. The problem is a good majority of Pandora’s users listen to the service’s free service, and as a […]
01/04/2013, Back in October of 2012, it was rumored that Apple could be interested in launching an online radio service of their own, tentatively dubbed iRadio. Considering Apple’s success with iTunes, expanding their music offerings in the form of an online streaming service similar to Pandora might not be a stretch of the imagination and according to BTIG analyst Richard Greenfield, he predicts that 2013 could be the year that Apple […]