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The 20 best Chromecast apps, and counting

Google's $35 streaming stick is quickly catching up to boxes like Apple TV and Roku as more and more apps add support.

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Muse review: Mac app makes Pandora even easier

Muse is a terrific utility for those who love Pandora, and it may help improve the relationship with those who have yet to fall in love with the service.

Pandora says 'more streaming for you!' with mobile music about-face

40 hours of mobile streaming a month on Pandora got you down? Then get back up, and dance!

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Remains of the Day: Gently down the stream

Apple's radio scheme is good money, iOS 7's colors have historical precedent, and Cupertino's latest ad campaign gets a knock from some expected corners.

Four ways iTunes Radio can live up to expectations

iTunes Radio, Apple's upcoming Pandora-like streaming service, looks promising. But for it to not be another Ping Apple needs to live up to expectations.

How I learned to stop worrying and just buy a Sonos

After years of dismissing Sonos as too expensive, Jonathan Seff has finally joined the ranks of the audio elite. Or at least that what he's telling himself.

Pandora Premieres gives you an early listen on new albums

On Tuesday, Pandora launched Pandora Premieres, a new station with upcoming albums that you can stream ahead of their U.S. release dates.

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Pandora CEO exit could shake up streaming

Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy is quitting the online radio service, which -- like many of its competitors -- is struggling with increasing royalty rates paid to record labels.

Review: Logitech UE Smart Radio a solid music-streaming radio hampered by software

The UE Smart Radio is a capable music streamer with access to both your local tunes and all the online services you could want. The rechargeable battery makes the compact unit even more portable. What holds the Smart Radio back from being a better product is the flaky desktop and mobile software.

Music social networks that work

Apple's Ping may have been a failure, but there are some good ways to share your musical tastes with friends and expand your horizons at the same time.