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2011-06-15 11:05:00

Online streaming-radio service Pandora Media raised almost $235 million in its initial public offering (IPO) pricing shares above an already raised range on Tuesday as investors sought gains from a limited number of new Internet stocks.

2011-05-26 08:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular cloud entertainment provider mSpot, Inc., today announced Radio Spotter(TM) Beta - the first digital music service to combine a cloud music and storage locker service with streaming radio.

2011-05-17 13:26:00

SAN DIEGO, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Slacker, Inc. today announced the release of its native iPad application, which was built from the ground up specifically for use with iPad devices.

2011-05-17 13:01:00

SAN DIEGO, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Slacker, Inc. today launched Slacker Premium Radio, a new tier of service that provides music lovers with on-demand access to the Slacker music library including individual songs, albums, top charts, station playlists, single-artist radio stations and more.

2011-04-06 11:27:00

SAN DIEGO, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Slacker, Inc. today announced integration with Windows Internet Explorer 9 (IE9). For a limited time Slacker listeners using IE9 on a Windows 7 based PC will receive one free month of Slacker Radio Plus when they pin Slacker to their taskbar.

2011-03-30 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart, the largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, and CollegeHumor announced today that Samantha Towle of Ithaca College is "America's Smartest Slacker" following a month long search to find students who work smarter, not harder. Towle cleverly aced honors calculus by drawing creative comic strips illustrating her lessons along with a mnemonic device based on the Pokemon theme song.

2011-03-23 07:12:00

SAN DIEGO, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Slacker, Inc. today announced that ESPN Audio content will be available on Slacker Personal Radio, providing listeners with customizable content from the country's largest sports radio network.

2011-03-10 12:03:00

SAN DIEGO, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Plain White T's and Slacker, Inc. today launched Plain White T's Radio, a station featuring songs from the Grammy-nominated band, as well as music from artists that have inspired them over the years.

2011-02-09 11:46:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Slacker, Inc. today announced the launch of four newly revamped Latin stations - Regional Mexican, Spanish Pop, Reggeaton/HipHop and Rock Alternativo programmed by Slacker's new expert Latin music DJs, Alex Cortez and Jackie Madrigal.

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