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Who’s the king of online radio? New report crowns the winner

Online streaming music has been abuzz for years now, but how many people are actually listening? What is the most popular service?

Apple snags BBC Radio 1’s DJ Zane Lowe as hired gun for Beats

The DJ, producer, and curator has been a major influence on today's music scene, helping to launch the likes of Adele, Arctic Monkeys, and Sam Smith. But what will he do for Apple?
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Apple planning drastic iTunes revamp to fight off competition from Pandora and Spotify

Apple is reportedly considering a drastic revamp of its iTunes store and related music services in a bid to address the issue of declining downloads. An on-demand music service and iTunes Android app are apparently being considered as a…

Apple adds news to iTunes Radio, now streaming content from NPR

Apple has added news to iTunes Radio after striking a deal with NPR. It may be geared toward music fans, but users of the streaming service are now able to access a 24-hour digital stream of NPR's free news service.

Apple begins global roll out of iTunes Radio, starts with Australia

Australia is the first country to get iTunes Radio following its launch in the US last September. Apple rolled out the service there on Tuesday in what could be the start of a rapid global expansion in the coming months.

iTunes Radio coming to UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand early 2014, report says

iTunes Radio looks set to beat rival service Pandora into the UK and Canadian markets with a Bloomberg report Monday claiming Apple will launch its streaming radio offering in the two countries early next year.

Hands on: iTunes Radio can’t out-DJ Pandora, but it sure does look pretty

We took a gander at iTunes Radio to see how it stackd s up to the competition - namely, Spotify and Pandora. Will it hold its own against music discovery's big boys?

Download iTunes 11.1 beta? You’re missing out on iTunes Radio

If you downloaded iTunes 11.1 beta, which was available online before Wednesday's official release of the new iTunes, you're going to want to update to the final version to get access to the release's hot new feature: iTunes Radio.

Pandora revamps iOS app to beat back iTunes Radio competition

Pandora has launched a new version of its iOS app ahead of the release of iOS 7 and its new competitor, iTunes Radio. Is it enough to keep the streaming radio service from falling behind the pack?

Apple hiring music experts to give iTunes Radio human touch

While music streaming services like Pandora rely largely on algorithms to power song selection, Apple is hoping the human touch will give it the edge with iTunes Radio, which launches today.

Rdio rolls out to seven new countries, comes to Asia for first time

While Apple's forthcoming streaming radio service will initially only be available to those in the US, rival Rdio is continuing to take its service to new locations, on Thursday announcing seven new countries, including its first step into…

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.