Slacker Launches for Nokia's Symbian Devices
Slacker Radio today announced support for Nokia's Symbian^3 devices for the first time. Users of Symbian^3 handsets, such as the N8, will be able to download Slacker from the Ovi Store. Slacker is a free internet radio service that offers streaming music and caching to smartphone. The Symbian version of Slacker supports most of the basic features available to other platforms. The application was developed using Qt and is available from the Ovi Store starting in February. It will work in the U.S. and Canada.
YouTube Reimagines Its Premium Video and Music Services
May 17, 2018
YouTube today announced YouTube Premium and YouTube Music, services that replace YouTube Red and YT Music, respectively. Moving forward, YouTube Premium will be the video site's top-tier service, offering originals, ad-free play, background play, and downloads across YouTube.
In Boon to Cricket Customers, Google Home Gains Deezer Music Streaming Service
Aug 9, 2017
Deezer this week said its music streaming service will soon be available for streaming on the Google Home smart speaker. Deezer competes with Spotify, Google Play Music, Apple Music, and Amazon Music Unlimited.
Pandora Launches Premium Music Service
Mar 13, 2017
Pandora today finally launched its long-awaited Pandora Premium music service for mobile devices and the web. Pandora Premium is a $10-per-month music streaming service that competes with Apple Music, Spotify, and Google Play Music.
Sprint Hikes Prices with Revamped Unlimited Plans
Jul 12, 2018
Sprint today announced new "Unlimited Plus" and "Unlimited Basic" plans. Unlimited Plus replaces the old Unlimited Freedom plan and raises the price from $60 to $70 per month for the first line.
Free Music Streaming Comes to Boost Mobile
Dec 9, 2015
Boost Mobile today said customers can now stream music from several different services over its cellular network without impacting their monthly data allotment. Unlimited music streaming is available through Pandora, iHeartRadio, 8tracks, Slacker, and Samsung Milk Music.