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…

Pandora touts 200 million listeners, continues to curb mobile listening

Pandora has reached its 200 millionth user, and that's a big milestone for the company. Despite this accomplishment though, Pandora is still plagued with serious concerns from revenue to licensing

Study: Younger listeners stream as much as listen to radio

The musical landscape continues to evolve, with a new report suggesting that today's young music fans are moving away from physical ownership and traditional radio towards a streaming future.

Hands on: Let Serendip reunite you with the music soul mates you never knew you had

With the help of your friends and other individuals who share your taste in music, you can access a well-rounded playlist on Serendip.

Terms & Conditions: What happens on Pandora does not stay on Pandora

For many die-hard music fans, Pandora Internet Radio remains the cream of the online streaming crop. But a look at the company's terms of service an privacy policy reveal a few key stipulations that every user should know.

Pandora comes to Windows Phone 8, offers ad-free streaming for 2013

Today, Pandora announced its debut to the Windows Phone 8 app store. The music streaming app will be available ad-free, at no cost, for the remainder of the year.

Why it’s still hard to discover new music online (and how we can fix it)

Services like Spotify and Pandora have radically disrupted the traditional state of music distribution, but the tools to help us deal with this glut of amazing music have yet to develop.

Twitter expected to launch music discovery app, Twitter Music

Twitter allegedly gets in the music discovery business with its rumored acquisition of We Are Hunted, in the hopes of developing their own music app, Twitter Music. Does Twitter have what it takes to go up against established players?
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Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy announces resignation as company reports strong Q4 results

Long-time Pandora boss Joe Kennedy said Thursday he intends to step down from the top job as soon as the board finds a replacement. His announcement came just after the company released better-than-expected Q4 financial results. So what's…

Pandora introduces 40-hour monthly limit on free mobile listening, rising royalty rates to blame

Streaming radio service Pandora will limit free usage of its mobile service to 40 hours per month starting March 1. Boss Tim Westergren said that although "limiting listening is a very unusual thing to do," it had no choice because of…

Nokia Music+ launched, ready to challenge Spotify for streaming music supremacy

Nokia has launched Nokia Music+, an enhanced subscription version of its free Nokia Music app for Windows Phone, which promises to offer unlimited skips and downloads for just $4 per month.
Music hit with restrictions, adds paywall on desktop client in U.S., U.K., and Germany, starting January 15, will require U.S., U.K., and Germany desktop client users to subscribe to use Radio, but will be removed in other countries.