| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:35 AM
It looks as though the introduction of Apple Inc.'s new streaming music service hasn't thrown Pandora Media Inc.'s rhythm off.
Oakland-based Pandora said people spent 1.47 billion hours listening to its Internet radio offering in October, an increase of...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 7:25 AM
It doesn't take extraordinary tech savvy, expensive equipment or even a home network to stream music in your house.
Here's a starter kit:
No home network
Are you among the 22 percent of Americans without broadband Internet access at home? Here are...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc. reported third-quarter sales that exceeded analysts' expectations as mobile advertising grew by more than half. But the company swung to a net loss as it spent more on marketing, sales and product development. ...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Apple has purchased Topsy, a Twitter analytics firm, for $200 million.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple has acquired the company, which is known for its extensive data of Twitter information. Topsy is capable of tracking what users are...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Pandora has added a new alarm clock feature to the Apple iOS version of its mobile app to give users another reason to keep using its app and not Apple's iTunes Radio.
For the last few years, Pandora has been the unquestioned king of Internet radio, but...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Spotify is shifting its model to allow free, ad-supported streaming worldwide on mobile devices, after previously charging a premium for access on smartphones and tablets.
"We wanted to make something really great, something that fits into (users')...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Spotify free riders, get ready to rejoice. An ad-supported version of Spotify's mobile music-streaming service reportedly will be unveiled next week.
Bloomberg says the Swedish company will announce a free version of its mobile service in New York...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Earlier this year, Twitter announced that it had finally made the leap into music discovery with its #Music app.
Now six months later, the app might be nearing its final tune.
Tech site AllThingsD reports that Twitter is “strongly considering&...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Apple is aiming to beat back Android tablet challengers this holiday shopping season with two new additions to its iPad family: a fifth-generation model called iPad Air and a new iPad mini outfitted with the higher-resolution Retina screen.
The new 9.7-...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Digital music is expected to surpass physical music sales within the next several years as revenue from downloading and streaming increases and the overall business shrinks, according to a new report.
Digital music is picking up share and will account...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
A few weeks back, Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich did Spotify a big favor: They got every music blog and major newspaper to write about the service. The Internet was blazing with this irrelevant story, but if these guys are that mad at the service, is it...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
With the smartphone biz at a mature inflection point -- some 61% of Americans have one now -- Apple is being forced to focus on less-impressive features like phone-casing colors and lower prices than category-shattering innovations.
Wall Street clearly...