Rdio’s new deal with Cumulus Media will add hundreds of terrestrial radio stations

Music streamer Rdio announced a new partnership with terrestrial radio giant Cumulus Media to woo new subscribers that will add around 470 radio stations to the streaming music service.

Rdio to launch $4-a-month streaming service offering 25 tracks a day

Music streaming service Rdio is about to launch a new mid-level subscription option that offers users 25 tracks a day for $4 a month. Boss Anthony Bay hopes the ad-free service for mobile will score it new users in the increasingly…

Good news, radio fiends: iHeartRadio and Rdio apps confirmed for Apple CarPlay – UPDATE

iHeartRadio and Rdio are now among the apps compatible with Apple's new CarPlay infotainment system. The list of apps is still pretty small however, as is the list of compatible cars.

Shazam does deal with Rdio to bring full songs to its ID app

Shazam users on iOS can now listen to full-length tracks in-app instead of previews thanks to a new partnership with music streaming service Rdio. The feature is also on its way to Android.

What do you want to listen to? Algorithms still can’t tell like humans can

Algorithms can predict everything from the time you’ll leave work to what links you’ll click on, but determining musical taste has proven to be a trickier endeavor. And humans still do it best.

Digital music sales dip 12 percent as listeners switch to streaming

How much digital music have you bought since you switched to Spotify or Rdio? A new report from Nielsen shows download sales dwindling while streaming services — and vinyl sales — are on the up.

Music streaming services must evolve to survive, says new report

What does the future hold for Spotify, Rdio, Pandora and the other music subscription apps? According to a new analyst report, these services cannot turn a profit in their current state.

Rdio follows Spotify, drops listening time limits for Web users

Just a day after Spotify announced it was removing time restrictions for Web users of its music-streaming service, rival service Rdio has announced a similar change to its own service.

Death to the disc! 5 ways for streaming music to reign supreme this year

Music streaming services like Spotify are growing quickly and displacing CDs and MP3s as the default way we engage with music, but they aren't without defects. Here are 5 ways all of these services could greatly improve.
Movies & TV

Rdio pulls the plug on its Vdio movie service

After just 8 months, Rdio has decided to abandon its Vdio movie and TV spin-off. The shuttered service is offering Amazon gift cards as compensation for those who still have credit on the platform.

Rdio expands music service to 20 new markets, now streaming to 51 countries

As music-streaming service Spotify unveiled a free service for mobile users on Wednesday, rival Rdio at the same time announced it was rolling out its service to 20 more markets across Europe and Latin America.

Hands On: Rdio’s free app offers more control than Pandora or Spotify and is ad-free to boot

We put Rdio's new ad-free personalized radio app to see how it stacks up against the likes of Pandora and Spotify. As it turns out, this late bloomer on the streaming music scene brings it own unique perks.