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8tracks Reaches 8 Million Monthly Active Users, Launches Xbox 360 App

Music startup 8tracks just released a new app for the Xbox 360. Live Gold subscribers will be able to play 8tracks playlists for free on their consoles. In other news, the service just reached 8 milli

AOL Sells Winamp And Shoutcast For $5-10M To Radionomy, Takes 12% Stake In Belgian Digital Audio Startup

Returning from the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/11/20/after-15-years-of-whipping-the-llamas-ass-winamp-shuts-down/">brink of death</a>, music services Winamp and Shoutcast are now officia

Samsung’s Music Partner 7digital Picks Up $1.6M Loan, Enters Into Reverse Takeover Talks With UBC

Some developments for <a target="_blank" href="http://www.7digital.com/">7digital</a>, the UK-based music platform that powers download and streaming services for the likes of Samsung, HTC, T-Mobile a

Aussie App Omny Is Heading To The U.S. To Be An All-Purpose, Personalized Radio

After delivering audio versions of blog articles to the busy masses through SoundGecko, Australian startup 121cast is back with a new service that creates personalized radio stations for users. It's c

Troy Carter Says The Next Technology Disruption In Music Will Happen In Terrestrial Radio

During Disrupt, Lady Gaga’s manager and Atom Factory founder, Troy Carter, suggested that the area ripe for disruption in the music industry by technology is terrestrial radio. For those who sti

Radio Startup Jelli Wins Patent On Crowd-Controlled Broadcasting

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.jelli.com/">Jelli</a>, the radio startup offering local stations tools that allow their listener base to control the music selection and playlists, has just been aw

Pandora Competitor Senzari Rebrands Its Music Service “Wahwah,” Goes Mobile-First With New Personalized Radio App

<a target="_blank" href="http://senzari.com/">Senzari</a>, the Miami-based Pandora competitor backed by $3 million in funding from 500 Startups and other angels, is making good on <a href="https://bet

Following Jailbreak, Files Uncovered In iPad Filesystem Hint At New Streaming Radio Functionality

New files possibly pointing to a forthcoming, Apple streaming radio service - or at least new functionality - have been discovered in the iPad's file system. The files include a button icon with a pic

Serendip Brings Its Social Music Radio Service To Mobile

Today, the streaming music startup <a target="_blank" href="http://serendip.me/">Serendip</a> is bringing its "lean back," serendipitous music discovery service to mobile with the debut of the <a ta

Radio Freaks Out: First Cox Media-Owned Radio Station Turns Over Control To Listeners 24/7 On Web And Mobile

Today, a Cox Media-owned radio station in Tampa Bay is shifting its entire format to listener-controlled radio, now putting its audience in control of the songs that play 24 hours a day. It's the firs

Pandora Competitor Senzari Acquires Berlin-Based Music Startup WahWah.fm

<a target="_blank" href="http://senzari.com/">Senzari</a>, the Miami-based streaming music startup offering an alternative to Pandora in both stateside and international markets, is today announcing i

Streaming Radio Service 8tracks Relaunches On iPhone: App Rebuilt From Ground-Up With New Look, Better Music Discovery

Streaming music startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.8tracks.com/">8tracks</a> is officially relaunching <a target="_blank" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/8tracks-radio/id346194763?mt=

BBC Builds Out Its iPlayer Empire With iPlayer Radio, New iOS And Web Apps For Radio Service

Another digital step forward for the UK's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk">BBC</a> today, this time involving the corporation's radio assets: the state-owned broadcaster today is launchi

Crowdsourced Music Streaming Service Jelli Raises $9 Million, Plans To Go International

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.jelli.com/">Jelli</a>, the crowdsourced social radio platform, is today announcing $9 million in additional funding, in a round led by new investors <a target="_bla

Shuffler.fm Brings Its “Flipboard For Music” Service To iPhone, Offers Sneak Peek At Spotify App

As the Web is stuffed with more and more content, we're increasingly in need of good curators to help us discover the things we'll love amidst the noise. <a target="_blank" href="http://flipboard.com/

Radio App TuneIn Adds 600 New Stations, Reports 267% YoY Listener Growth On Mobile

<a target="_blank" href="http://tunein.com">TuneIn</a>, the popular guide to online radio stations, today announced that it has seen a 267% increase in the number of its mobile listeners over the last

Watch Out Pandora, Spotify Just Introduced A Free, Streaming Radio Service In The U.S.

Music streaming service <a target="_blank" href="http://www.spotify.com">Spotify</a> is rolling out a new feature for U.S. users today, which looks like a direct swipe at Pandora: it's introducing a f

Crowdsourced Streaming Music Service Jelli Arrives On Android, Adds SXSW Radio

<a href="http://www.jelli.com/">Jelli</a>, the user-controlled music streaming service, is releasing a specially curated SXSW-themed station today, which will feature the indie bands playing at the fe

Pandora Competitor Senzari Arrives In Spain With New Look, Facebook-Based Recommendations

Miami-based streaming music startup <a href="http://senzari.com/">Senzari</a>, backed by $2 million in angel funding, is continuing its international rollout today with an entrance into its third mar

With $2 Million In Funding, Senzari Prepares To Take On Pandora

There are two main complaints that always crop up whenever you mention <a href="http://www.pandora.com">Pandora</a>: its music catalog is too small and it's not available outside the U.S. That's room
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