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Songbird to shutter its cage door June 29th

The Songbird media player and its music services will shut down as of June 29th, according to a recent statement from CEO, Eric Wittman.

Pandora killer? Spotify slayer? iTunes Radio needs more than hype to compete

Apple has finally introduced the world to its Pandora-challenging, Spotify-rivaling streaming service, iTunes Radio. But this brief look doesn't confirm anything beyond yet another competitor in the digital music market.

Apple bursts onto the streaming radio scene with iTunes Radio

At the Apple World Wide Developer Conference, Apple unveiled iTunes Radio, which may end up competing with Spotify, Pandora, and other streaming music apps.

Redesigned iOS 7 and iRadio launch both on for WWDC, say WSJ sources

A pair of reports published by The Wall Street Journal indicate Apple will launch a redesigned version of iOS, and a streaming music service during its WWDC 2013 keynote presentation.

Apple nets Big Three music publishers for iRadio, expect announcement Monday

Apple may reveal iRadio as early as Monday with sources reporting that all Big Three music publishers are on board with the new music streaming service.

iRadio: Audio iAds coming with Apple’s expected music streaming service

Apple is widely expected to unveil its so-called 'iRadio' music streaming service at next week's WWDC, with a report Wednesday suggesting highly targeted audio ads will be served up to users between tracks.

iRadio: WWDC announcement more likely after Apple strikes deal with Warner Music

As Apple continues to hammer out licensing deals with major music companies for its so called 'iRadio' music streaming service, the word is the Cupertino company may actually be ready to unveil it at next week's WWDC.

Apple analysts talk possible iPhone 5S delays and potential killer iOS 7 apps

A pair of analysts have been chatting about Apple's future plans this week, with one questioning the release schedule of the rumored iPhone 5S due to production issues, and the other on the presence of a, "killer app" at WWDC 2013.

iRadio: Apple about to ink deals with major music labels, royalty rates similar to Pandora’s

Apple is reportedly close to inking deals with Universal and Warner for the launch of its music streaming service, possibly to be called iRadio. However, it seems the tech giant had to step back from its demands for ultra-low royalty rates…

Apple will launch iRadio streaming service this summer, report claims

There've been several reports in recent months suggesting Apple is prepping the launch of a music streaming service. The latest one quotes an music industry insider as saying there's "no doubt" about iRadio's existence, and that it'll…

Motorola Fires Up iRadio

Motorola has unveiled details about iRadio, its forthcoming music subscription service which will offer more than 400 ad-free stations.

Motorola Lands Universal Music for iRadio

Mobile phone maker Motorola has signed a deal with Universal Music Group for its forthcoming iRadio mobile music service.