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Spotify launches free on-demand listening on tablets, free playlist shuffles on phones

Spotify's free service is now available a la carte on tablets, with a shuffle function across playlists for smartphones

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Short on holiday music? Slip into the stream

If your tree isn't trimmed or egg fully nogged until it's accompanied by oceans of holiday music, we can help you find the stuff by the stockingful.

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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.

Sonos Play:1 review: A powerful gateway drug to the Sonos universe

The Play:1 lets you get your Sonos on for less than $200.

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Google's All Access music may finally come to iOS

Remember when Google launched a music service in May? Seems like the company may finally be getting around to welcoming iOS users to the party.

4 ways Amazon can fix its crummy Cloud Player

Music is supposed to be fun, not frustrating.

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Roku channels its efforts into updated hardware, new content options

Roku sets its hand for the holidays with an updated lineup of streaming set-top boxes.

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Get to know iOS 7: Music and iTunes Radio

Senior editor Chris Breen explores the musical journey that is iTunes Radio and the Music app in this hands-on with iOS 7.

Make iTunes Radio play more of what you want, less of what you don't

There's only so many times one can stand listening to Taylor Swift croon about her boyfriends.

Slacker Radio for iOS sheds another interface, adds My Vibe playlists

Slacker Radio unwrapped its latest iOS app update on Wednesday, with a cool new My Vibe feature that offers playlists based on the time of day.