Pandora still under fire for sharing its mobile users’ data
Pandora announced last week that it's been asked by a federal grand jury to provide details of what user data it pulls from handsets, for its own use but also for sharing with advertisers. Now security company Veracode has...
April 8, 2011
Pandora reveals details of app privacy investigation
Music service Pandora has been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury as part of an investigation into how apps share information on their users. The company revealed the news itself in an SEC filing...
April 5, 2011
More info from that Pandora IPO filing
Late on Friday we sent out an alert on Pandora filing for its IPO, including details of revenues and other costs. Since then, various sites have been digging into the document.
February 14, 2011
Pandora IPO speculation hots up again
US streaming radio service Pandora is at the centre of speculation that it may go public in the near future, with an IPO valued at $100 million.
January 29, 2011
Google TV ramps up for launch with music partners
Google unveiled its Google TV platform earlier this year: it's designed to bring apps and web connectivity to TVs and set-top boxes. Yesterday, Google provided an update on its content partners, with three music services...
October 5, 2010
Pandora reveals its Android usage is on the up
Pandora CTO Tom Conrad famously said "I need Android like I need the hole in the head" a couple of years ago, but now he says that Android usage of Pandora has passed BlackBerry, and is on the way to rivalling the iPhone.
June 29, 2010
Michael Robertson predicts Pandora’s 2010 numbers
Pandora is on course to make a small loss of $2.1 million this year, although those aren't official numbers, but calculations by MP3tunes boss Michael Robertson. He reckons that Pandora is on for $100 million of revenues...
June 17, 2010
Pandora launches own ads platform for iPad
Apple turns its iAd service on at the beginning of July, but music service Pandora is launching its own 'iPad advertising platform' now, as an alternative. What's more, it has already signed up Starbucks, Lexus and Budweiser...
June 15, 2010
Music Ally Report : does still music still matter to Apple?
- Does music still matter to Apple? - MEFFY awards - Public and private face of social music - Market profile: South Africa - Cloud-y thinking
June 10, 2010
Robertson’s Pandora Envy
Michael Robertson, pioneer of MP3.com and now boss of MP3Tunes, has written an insightful piece looking at the success of streaming radio service Pandora.
June 9, 2010
Pandora takes its fifth round of funding
Personalised radio service Pandora was proud of the fact that it recently had its first profitable quarter, but that hasn't stopped the company from raising a fifth round of funding. The round - for an undisclosed amount...
June 3, 2010