SiriusXM debuts ‘360L’ in-car satellite-plus-streaming service
US satellite-radio firm SiriusXM has launched the latest iteration of its in-car service, called 360L. That represents “360-degree listening” with a blend of satellite radio and streaming to pipe music into vehicles,...
January 17, 2018
Amazon steps up with new Echo devices and Alexa partnerships
Earlier this week we reported on Amazon adding its Alexa voice assistant to its flagship music app. That was just the teaser though: yesterday the company unveiled a swathe of new Echo speakers and devices, while also signifying...
September 28, 2017
Jaguar Land Rover creates its own in-car Spotify app
Spotify’s latest partnership is with an automotive firm: Jaguar Land Rover. The company has launched its own version of Spotify’s app, which will sit within its InControl Apps system for in-car entertainment. Due...
September 20, 2016
Deezer geezers can now listen directly in their Beemers
As in BMWs, of course. Deezer’s latest in-car partnership with BMW is more interesting than simply getting its app into vehicle dashboards. The partnership includes a third company, Online Entertainment, which is helping...
November 11, 2015
Rdio sets its sights on TVs and cars
Rdio boss Anthony Bay has been talking about the company’s plans to continue expanding into cars and connected TVs. Particularly the latter. “For many people, it is the best sound system that they have at home. A year...
January 5, 2015
Pandora attracted 76.2m listeners in December despite iTunes Radio
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: iTunes Radio isn’t a Pandora-killer yet. The latter company announced its December 2013 audience metrics yesterday, revealing that in the final month of the year it attracted 76.2m...
January 7, 2014
Google expected to make a big push into cars with Android
Next week, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas will showcase all manner of new devices, apps and digital services.
January 2, 2014