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Chris Yerga, Google engineering director for Android, announces the new Google Play Music All Access as he speaks during the opening keynote at the Google I/O developers conference at the Moscone Center on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Thousands are expected to attend the 2013 Google I/O developers conference that runs through May 17. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Unveils New Streaming Music Service At SF Conference

Google Inc. unveiled a streaming music service called All Access that blends songs users have already uploaded to their online libraries with millions of other tracks for a $10 monthly fee.

05/15/2013

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Pandora CEO Kennedy To Step Down

Shares of Internet radio pioneer Pandora Media Inc. shot up on Thursday after the company said CEO Joseph Kennedy is stepping down and it reported a narrower loss and higher revenue in the fourth quarter than analysts expected.

03/07/2013

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Oakland’s Pandora Introducing Cap On Streaming Radio Service

Streaming radio service Pandora will introduce a cap on mobile listening as it grapples with rising royalty rates.

02/28/2013

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Pandora Outlook For Loss Sparks Sell-Off

Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc. said Tuesday that its third-quarter net profit more than tripled to $2 million as revenue rose slightly faster than costs. But it predicted a loss in the fourth quarter, a bad surprise for investors who sent shares tumbling.

12/04/2012

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Tech Report: MySpace Redesign Takes Shape

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the newly redesigned MySpace website and how it might compete with heavyweights like Pandora, Spotify and Facebook.

11/20/2012

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Pandora Bringing More Features To Mobile Apps

Internet radio company Pandora is adding more functionality to its mobile apps as the race to grab a larger share of mobile advertising dollars heats up.

10/29/2012

Under the eyes of city hall and a statue of Frank H. Ogawa, Occupy Oakland protestors camp in Frank H. Ogawa Plaza on November 13, 2011 in Oakland, California. In the wake of violent confrontations with police, vandalism and the recent shooting near the encampment, Oakland mayor Jean Quan and city administrators have issued eviction notices to protesters at the Occupy Oakland encampment and have asked them to leave immediately.  (Photo by Mathew Sumner/Getty Images)

Oakland Touts Downtown Turnaround In Year After Turbulent Occupy Protests

In the year since a series of Occupy protests turned Oakland upside down, business all over the city has seen a renaissance particularly in the downtown core, city leaders said Wednesday.

10/25/2012

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Tech Report: New Website Turns YouTube Into Music Player

A software developer has come up with a new website that turns YouTube into a music player.

01/03/2012

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Stock Slide Slows Silicon Valley IPOs

The sudden slide in the stock market over the last few trading sessions may put a dampener on the recent resurgence of high tech initial public offerings. Now, Bay Area start-ups may wait until stocks recover before going public

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/09/2011

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Tech Report: Spotify Takes Off Stateside

After months of delays, a new streaming music service called Spotify, which has become a huge hit in Europe, is now available in the US.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/14/2011

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