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Pandora puts its personalization powers to work in a revamped app

Pandora puts its personalization powers to work in a revamped app Pandora is doubling down on personalization and revamping its app in order to better compete with rivals like Spotify and Apple Music. Today, the company is introducing a new mobile experience which includes a dedicated “For You” tab where a continually […]

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How Kobalt is betting on music’s middle class and DIY stars

How Kobalt is betting on music’s middle class and DIY stars Streaming services have made music ubiquitous, driving more exploration by consumers who don’t have to pay for each song or album individually. Musicians are correspondingly able to find their own niche of fans scattered around the world. (This is the third […]

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How Kobalt is simplifying the killer complexities of the music industry

How Kobalt is simplifying the killer complexities of the music industry Backed by over $200 million in VC funding, Kobalt is changing the way the music industry does business and putting more money into musicians’ pockets in the process. In Part I of this series, I walked through the company’s founding story […]

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Pandora now lets you share music and podcasts to your Instagram Stories

Pandora now lets you share music and podcasts to your Instagram Stories Pandora today announced a new integration with Instagram that will allow users to share their favorite music and podcasts to their Instagram Story. The feature comes well over a year after Spotify launched a similar integration with Instagram Stories, and […]

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After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting

After a breakout year, looking ahead to the future of podcasting Justine Moore Contributor Share on Twitter Justine Moore is a venture investor at CRV and co-founded Cardinal Ventures alongside her sister, Olivia. More posts by this contributor What VidCon means for the future of social media platforms Olivia Moore Contributor Share […]

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SiriusXM undercuts rivals with a $4 per month student subscription

SiriusXM undercuts rivals with a per month student subscription SiriusXM is making its streaming service more affordable for younger consumers with the launch of a new subscription package for college students. While SiriusXM’s Premier package is $12.99 per month, the new streaming-only student offering will be just $4 per month — a […]

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SoundCloud buys artist distribution platform Repost Network

SoundCloud buys artist distribution platform Repost Network The past year has seen Spotify embark on a series of acquisitions to beef up its service, particularly on podcast content. Now it is the turn of SoundCloud, another European music startup — albeit one that had lost its way in recent years — to […]

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SiriusXM and Pandora launch Pandora NOW, the first Pandora station that streams on both services

SiriusXM and Pandora launch Pandora NOW, the first Pandora station that streams on both services More changes are coming to Pandora, following the $3.5 billion acquisition by SiriusXM last year. The company today launched a new station called Pandora NOW, powered by Pandora listener data, which is available across both Pandora and […]

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Streaming service Quibi snags Snap and Pandora vet Tom Conrad as Chief Product Officer

Streaming service Quibi snags Snap and Pandora vet Tom Conrad as Chief Product Officer Jeffrey Katzenberg’s upcoming mobile streaming service Quibi had added another notable name to its roster of executive talent. The company announced it has hired Tom Conrad, previously VP of product at Snap (maker of Snapchat), and a co-creator […]

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Pandora to test interactive voice ads later this year

Pandora to test interactive voice ads later this year Radio ads broadcast a message to listeners, but Pandora’s new voice ads will allow listeners to respond by speaking aloud – either to get more information about the product being advertised, or to skip the ad if it’s not of interest. The company […]

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