Why Pandora Just Bought an FM Radio Station in South Dakota

Late in the day on Tuesday, news emerged that Pandora had acquired an FM radio station in South Dakota for an undisclosed sum. Yes, you read that right. The world's largest internet radio station is getting into the terrestrial radio business, and it's not because Pandora's trying to build out its antique antenna… » 6/12/13 11:54am 6/12/13 11:54am

WWDC 2013 Predictions: Here Comes iOS 7, But What Else? (Updated)

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) doesn't kick off until tomorrow, but the internet's been wildly speculating about the company's plans for months. Some of it is almost definite (hello, flat design) and some of it's absurd (stop it with this). Here are all the goodies we actually expect Tim Cook and his… » 6/09/13 8:16pm 6/09/13 8:16pm

Report: Apple's Upcoming iRadio Music Service Has Hit a Snag

We've heard that Apple was supposedly close to locking down two major music labels for its 'iRadio' streaming music service and that Cupertino was waiting on Sony to finish off the trifecta. Unfortunately, Apple is still waiting on Sony. The Financial Times reports that Sony is holding firm because it wants Apple to… » 5/09/13 7:33pm 5/09/13 7:33pm

Report: Apple Is Close to Signing Two Major Music Labels for Its Upcoming Music Streaming Service

CNET is reporting that Apple is very close to signing deals with both Warner Music and Universal Music Group for its upcoming music streaming service. Apple still would have to sign a deal with Sony but snagging two major music labels makes Apple's streaming service that much more ready for launch. Supposedly, Apple… » 4/04/13 10:02pm 4/04/13 10:02pm

iRadio Brings Streaming Radio to iPhone, YAY

iRadio, by Conceited Software, just received an update which brings it much closer to being a valuable iPhone app. The app is basically a SHOUTcast player for the iPhone that allows playing and browsing of thousands of online stations. The app works best under WiFi, but is not limited to it, and does work while using… » 11/16/07 8:24pm 11/16/07 8:24pm