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  1. Rdio Adds Free Mobile Music Streaming Service for iOS, Android

    Industry News
    Drawing from 20 million tracks, Rdio has launched a free internet radio service in the US, Canada and Australia. Now free on mobile to all iOS and Android users, Stations provides music from all of the artist, song, and 400 genre stations available on Rdio as well as You FM and Friend FM, which...
  2. Internet radio is temporarily back online?

    SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    I just received this email from SiriusXM Canada: ############################################## We hope you are enjoying your SiriusXM experience. As a loyal customer we wanted to say thank you and to show our appreciation we would like to offer you free access to SiriusXM Internet Radio. You...
  3. PM Harper Appoints New CRTC Chairman

    Industry News
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper has named Jean-Pierre Blais, the new chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission.   Replacing Leonard Katz, Blais is well-qualified for the 5-year appointment, having held senior positions in government as well as at the CRTC itself...
  4. Kia Canada Partners with Live Nation on Music Events

    Industry News
    Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) and Kia Canada have formed a marketing partnership that also incorporates the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in Toronto and the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver. Kia is now the exclusive automotive partner for all Live Nation Canada music events happening at...
  5. Cloud Media Firm, mSpot Acquired by Samsung Electronics

    Industry News
    Korean electronics giant Samsung has acquired mSpot, a leading provider of music streaming, cloud-based radio and video rental services. Samsung will spread mSpot's mobile cloud-based content to a wider global audience while boosting entertainment services for users of its smartphones and...
  6. BCE Buys Astral Media for $3.4B

    Industry News
    BCE Inc plans to acquire Astral Media in a $50-a-share cash-and-stock deal putting the price tag at $3.38 billion. The acquisition, announced on March 16th, will strengthen BCE's telecommunications assets in Quebec and drastically improve its competitive position against other rivals, notably...
  7. Internet radio station similar to the Boneyard ?

    SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    My free Sirius trial in my new car is running out in a few days. Of the whole lot, I only really listen to the Boneyard. At $10 + a month for just one station, I don't think I'm going to become a Sirius subscriber. I am wondering if there are internet radio stations that are similar to the...
  8. Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30

    Home Theatre Corner
    I am looking for a Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30 or similar unit. Does anyone have any experience of this unit, or competing units? Suggestions on how to test these devices are welcome. Comments welcome.
  9. BBC Radio 1 returns on Sirius XM Internet Radio only

    Industry News
    One week after it suddenly dropped BBC Radio 1 from its satellite radio line-up, Sirius XM has announced it will offer the British pop station through its Internet radio service. Sirius XM internet radio is a add-on service in the in the U.S. which costs users an additional $2.99 per month...
  10. Five new Pioneer A/V Receivers coming this summer

    Industry News
    Pioneer Canada recently announced it would be bringing five new Elite Home Theatre Receivers - models VSX-40, VSX-50, VSX-51, VSX-52 and VSX-53 - to Canada this summer. Starting at $550 for the VSX-40, new features of the five receivers include: Marvell Qdeo video processors, network...
  11. Not so UPNP,DLNA is turning into a proprietary bust.

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    Youtube is a moving target for software DLNA servers. So is internet radio. I have Twonky Media Server working with limited access to some of Youtube. The software will not update the content lists. Or let me set my own links to radio stations like So...
  12. Basic Slacker Radio service now available in Canada

    Industry News
    Slacker, an interactive Internet subscription radio service has announced that its ad supported free Basic Radio service is now available in Canada. Previously it had only been available as a 30 day trial. The service lets users listen to more than 100 expert-programmed genre stations or...
  13. TuneIn Internet Radio App for BlackBerry released

    Industry News
    Dallas based RadioTime said today that it has released a BlackBerry version of its popular Internet radio mobile application, TuneIn radio. Features of the Blackbery app include the company’s new Song Search technology, which allows users to search for radio stations airing a specific song or...
  14. Slacker Radio now in Canada

    Industry News
    Slacker, an interactive Internet subscription radio service available only to Americans, is now available in Canada through the web, BlackBerry smartphones and Android handsets. The Slacker Personal Radio service allows listeners to create and share customized music stations starting with...
  15. Slacker Radio now playing on Android phones

    Industry News
    Slacker, a US-only interactive Internet radio service, announced today that its free Slacker Radio app is now available for Android phones from the Android Market. Slacker now has apps available for most major brands of smartphones including Blackberry and iPhone. Phones that support the...
  16. Slacker Launches 'Radio Plus' Service

    AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    Slacker, Inc., today announced the availability of Slacker Radio Plus, a new value-priced offering which gives listeners access to all of the features of the free Basic Radio service, plus the ability to skip an unlimited number of songs in a commercial-free environment. In addition to...
  17. Sanyo unveils table top Internet/FM Stereo Radio

    AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    Sanyo Canada today unveiled the R227, a compact table top clock radio with built-in WiFi connectivity that can play internet or FM radio stations. A little pricey but something like this might make an excellent Christmas gift.
  18. Notre Dame Basketball Football added to Sirius Internet Radio (SIR)

    SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    Sirius said today that starting this season, it will add an Internet offering of Notre Dame sports broadcasts to its existing broadcast package. Sirius Internet Radio (SIR) will be the exclusive online home of every Notre Dame regular season football game and will carry every Fighting Irish...