Pandora

  • Pandora raises fee for ad-free music service by $1 a month 19-03-2014 11:40 AM

    San Francisco: Pandora Media Inc will increase fees for its ad-free service by $1 a month to almost $5 a month in May, a move to cover the rising cost of licensing tunes that may annoy some longtime fans of the popular music-streaming service. The company, which streams music from...
  • Opposed Sonia as PM over sensibilities: Sushma Swaraj 19-09-2013 09:16 PM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Sushma Swaraj Thursday said she opposed Sonia Gandhi's prime ministerial candidature in 2004 as it hurt her "sensibilities" that a foreigner would lead the country. "It hurt my sensibilities as even after culmination of British rule and the sacrifices made by fellow Indians, no (native) was...
  • Pandora names former Microsoft executive Brian McAndrews as CEO 12-09-2013 10:52 AM

    New York: Pandora Media Inc on Wednesday named former Microsoft Corp executive and venture capitalist Brian McAndrews as president, chairman and CEO. McAndrews, 54, replaces Joe Kennedy who announced in March he was leaving the online streaming music company. "What brought me here is the opportunity. We mostly want to...
  • Music streaming service Spotify to expand into Asia, North Europe 16-04-2013 05:48 PM

    Stockholm: Music streaming web service Spotify said it was expanding into Asia and Latin America, announcing plans to launch in eight new countries as it attempts to catch up with larger rival Pandora Media Inc and keep ahead of new entrants to the sector. Unlisted Spotify, which has about 24...
  • Pandora refreshes iPhone, Android apps 31-10-2012 10:04 AM

    Los Angeles: Internet radio company Pandora is adding more functionality to its mobile apps - showing lyrics and artist information and making it easier to share self-crafted stations with friends - as companies intensify efforts to lure mobile advertising dollars. Pandora is essentially bringing the features of its website to...
  • iHeartRadio: Pandora's got competition 13-07-2011 08:30 AM

    Los Angeles: Radio station giant Clear Channel Communications Inc. is revamping its website and mobile products to imitate the personalized music offerings at Pandora, an online service that is growing in popularity. Bob Pittman, chairman of media and entertainment platforms for Clear Channel, said the success of Pandora Media Inc....
  • Profitless Pandora pricks the tech bubble 18-06-2011 09:30 AM

    New York: It had all the signs of another dotcom bubble: A start-up without a convincing business plan or any foreseeable chance of turning a profit saw its shares soar in the first hours after its stock market debut. The difference this time - one that cost some investors money...