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Pandora renames $5 subscription service, adds offline playback and other features

Pandora has upgraded its ad-free, $5-per-month streaming tier, adding the ability to skip more songs per hour and replay more songs, and allowing users to save playlists for offline playback.
Music

Spotify is growing rapidly, announces 40 million paid subscribers

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek announced early this morning via Twitter that the company has over 40 million paid subscribers, 10 million more than the company had in just March of this year.
Business

Amazon Prime, the gift that keeps giving, now includes free Audible content

Sweetening an already sweet pot, Amazon just added free Audible audiobooks, podcasts, and other content for Amazon Prime members. Not only do you get free two-day shipping, but now you can stream free audio entertainment and information.
Music

Can Tidal stay afloat? Streaming service reportedly owes big bucks

Tidal might be gaining subscribers, but that doesn’t mean the company is doing well: Despite a gain in revenue, it reportedly lost $28 million in 2015 and reportedly has more than 100 unpaid bills.
Music

Pandora’s upcoming Spotify killer has one major problem

Pandora has signed key licensing deals with two of the three biggest labels, and numerous indie labels, but still needs to ink a deal with Warner Music Group for a successful on-demand option.
Mobile

Mophie's Power Capsule can charge your wireless headphones eight times over

Mophie wants to help you keep your new wireless headphones safe and charged up, and has launched the Power Capsule charging case. The case comes with a 1,400mAh battery, which Mophie says is enough for eight full charges of most wireless…
Music

Netflix to release Justin Timberlake concert film in October: Watch the trailer now

Netflix acquired exclusive rights to the concert documentary Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids, directed by Silence of the Lamb's Jonathan Demme. Timberlake leaked the film's teaser to his Twitter account. Watch it here.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Twin Peaks, Liz Vice, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Twin Peaks, Liz Vice, Dan Deacon and more.
Music

Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart has sweet dreams of Spotify streams for his new band

Dave Stewart is best known for being Annie Lennox’s collaborator in the Eurythmics, and he’s produced everyone from Mick Jagger to Tom Petty to Stevie Nicks. We talked to the man with the golden ear about Spotify, the…
Home Theater

Massive digital archiving project means these unique musical recordings will live forever

Fifty years worth of unique musical performances from the Montreux Jazz Festival have been preserved forever thanks to a six year digital archiving project, that makes the library available for generations to enjoy. Here's how it happened.
Mobile

Want to charge your iPhone 7 and listen to music? Belkin offers $40 dongle

The iPhone 7 has been released without a headphone jack, causing some backlash toward Apple. There are, however, a few ways to get around this, including a dual-Lightning dongle from Belkin, or Apple's Lightning charging dock.
Music

Uber now lets you stream Pandora as the soundtrack for your ride

Uber has added internet radio service Pandora integration to its app, now allowing riders to play their favorite playlists and stations during their Uber rides. Pandora's integration is the second streaming service Uber has added, along…