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Pandora scores follow-up hit with BMG license deal

Direct pact with BMG, which manages royalty rights for stars like Beyonce, comes soon after its first deal with labels, another sign the music industry is picking up Pandora's good vibrations.

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<p>Pandora's new app for Google Glass lets wearers select a station or create a new one with voice commands.</p>

Pandora's Google Glass app puts music right into your bones

Web's top radio service launches app for Google's wearable computer, letting owners pick stations with voice commands and listen through earbuds or bone-conduction feature.

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Pandora's CEO takes the stage to sing artists' praises (Q&A)

As Pandora signs its first direct deal with labels, CEO Brian McAndrews speaks out for the first time since joining the Web radio service in September.

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Hear that? Pandora and artists finally reach sweet harmony

Pandora's first ever direct deal with labels marks a new age for artist relations at the No. 1 streaming-music service and may usher Pandora into a world of long-term opportunity.

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Pandora swings to Q2 profit; stung by cramped growth in listeners

The Internet's biggest radio service swung to a solid profit, but crimped earnings guidance coupled with dribbling active-listener growth stoked a share sell-off.

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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 15:  A banner for Pandora Media Inc., the online-radio company, hangs in front of the New York Stock Exchange walk on its first day of trading as a public company on June 15, 2011 in New York City. Pandora stock rose as much as 63 percent to $26 following its debut on the New York Stock Exchange, under the symbol P. Reversing much of the previous day's gains, stocks fell Wednesday as more news emerged about the fragility of the American and global economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 88 points, or 0.8%, to 11987 in morning trading.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Pandora wants to DJ the 'Internet of Things' (Q&A)

Pandora's head of electronics partnerships talks about rolling his eyes at the idea of a smart fridge, how far connected devices have come, and where they're going.

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YouTube leaked contract hits off-notes for indie labels

Google's video site has a subscription-music service coming. Its leaked offer to independent labels confirms YouTube's terms.

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Amazon: People are using Prime Music!

With typically vague numbers, Amazon says Prime members tried out the new streaming-music offering, and usage was predictable: not bad, not mind-blowing.

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T-Mobile unveils 'UnRadio' service, offers data-free music

The UnRadio service is a premium steaming music service developed in collaboration with Rhapsody.

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Pandora rival iHeartRadio hits 50 million user milestone

Clear Channel's online arm racked up 50 million registered users faster than Pandora -- and Facebook and Twitter too.

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The 404 1,482: Where we're approaching the streaming singularity (podcast)

With this morning's news of Apple possibly acquiring Beats by Dre, who else would we have in the studio but the CNET Audiophiliac himself, Steve Guttenberg! We'll talk about how the purchase would affect services like Spotify and Pandora, the growth of cassette culture, why you should never buy a USB turntable, and Steve's new CD all about how to listen to music through headphones.

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Pandora tests promo stations from likes of Kleenex, Taco Bell

Further building its ad tools, the online radio service adds stations crafted by major brands to "Stations You Might Like."

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