If you don't mind paying a monthly fee, Rdio is a great way to listen to and discover new music, set up playlists, and share with friends and other members.
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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.
When you search for a musician on Google, the search results on US Android devices now include links that launch Spotify or other music apps.
Bop.fm, an aggregator of online music services that makes permanent links to songs and playlists, now can embed a player for a song list into any site.
Google is pushing for devices to show an Android logo during boot-up, Chromecast works with more video and music services, and the FaceCrypt app uses selfies for security.
Rdio is broadening its global footprint by launching into 9 new countries across Asia and Europe. The music streaming service is now available in 60 countries worldwide.
The companies expand their partnership to 29 new nations, including much of Western Europe and South America, so you can immediately switch to Rdio to hear songs you tag in Shazam.
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Music-streaming service Rdio is updating its catalog to 320kbps for higher quality playback.