Pandora

FILE - In this file photo taken June 15, 2011, Joe Kennedy, third from left, CEO & President, and Tim Westergren, fourth from left, Chief Strategy Officer & Founder, of Pandora internet radio, ring the NYSE opening bell to celebrate their company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file)

Record labels sue Pandora over older songs

NEW YORK (AP) — Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees. The labels, including divisions of Sony, Warner and Universal, […]

04/17/2014

Pandora listening up in face of iTunes Radio

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — People listened to Pandora’s Internet radio service for a collective 1.47 billion hours in October, up 18 percent from a year ago, in the face of the launch iTunes Radio. The […]

11/04/2013

Brian McAndrews, Pandora chief executive. (AP Photo/Pandora)

Pandora wins court battle with music publishers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Internet radio leader Pandora Media Inc. said Wednesday that it has won its court battle with the music publishing society known as ASCAP in a ruling that should help lower its […]

09/18/2013

Brian McAndrews, Pandora chief executive. (AP Photo/Pandora)

New Pandora CEO faces royalty fight with artists

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of the biggest challenges facing Brian McAndrews, the new CEO of Pandora, will be renegotiating the royalty rates the Internet radio giant pays to the music industry. If Pandora doesn’t […]

09/12/2013

'Unfinished Business' explores advertising

This Sunday on Unfinished Business Betsy and Renee are joined by Pandora‘s CMO Simon Flemming-Wood who discusses the unique attributes of Pandora in the context of advertising and user-programmed entertainment. Doug Baxter, the President of […]

08/05/2012