Aiming to step out of the shadow of Spotify, Pandora and Apple's iTunes Radio, 4-year-old Rdio beefs up its free radiolike service and designs a warmer welcome for the uninitiated.
Rdio may be small, but new Chief Executive Anthony Bay tells CNET he's already planning for when it's big in his first interview since taking over as head of the streaming music service.
Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis are launching a subscription music service, coming into a sector at a time when music fans have rejected all-you-can-eat models.
Apple's digital music store shows no signs of slowing down, even in the face of new competition from the likes of Pandora and Spotify.
MP3tunes.com founder Michael Robertson asks a federal court to dispose of copyright suit EMI filed against the music service and him personally. Judge says nothing doing.
To charge users via their phone bills, Kazaa asked users for their Social Security numbers, at least in the beta version. This is bound to spook some.
The name was once associated with piracy but Altnet plans to launch a legal subscription music service that features music from the top labels.
Backed by Niklas Zennstrom, the industry disruptor behind Skype, FreedomPop selects Clearwire for its new free mobile broadband service.
When defending intellectual property rights, the influential Heritage Foundation often sounds like it's channeling Hollywood lobbyists. But not when it comes to the Stop Online Piracy Act.
Want to get out of the driver's seat for a while? The new "lean-back" version of the music-streaming service picks the tunes for you and lets you skip as many tracks as you like.