Pandora Loses To BMI In Court Hearing, Vows To Appeal

Pandora Media Inc. lost a court hearing Thursday in a dispute with music publishing rights group BMI over royalty rates, but the Internet streaming leader said it will appeal.


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Spotify Offers Free Radio Feature On Mobile Devices

The music-subscription company Spotify is joining Pandora, Slacker and Songza in offering a free radio service for mobile devices in the U.S.

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Clear Channel Swipes At Pandora With iHeart Radio Revamp

Radio station giant Clear Channel Communications Inc. is taking a swipe at online music service Pandora with a revamp of its iheartradio application that imitates Pandora’s personalized listening experience but doesn’t mimic the startup’s need to turn a profit.

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Pandora Subpoenaed In Information-Sharing Investigation

Online radio service Pandora has received a subpoena from a federal grand jury investigating whether popular smartphone applications share information about their users with advertisers and other third parties.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2011