Track the companies that matter to you. It's FREE! Click one of these fan favorites to get started: Apple; Google; Ford.



Apple Unveils iTunes Radio Streaming Service

After months of rumors, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL  ) has unveiled its new online music-streaming service, iTunes Radio. The free service will feature more than 200 stations and integrate with Apple's iTunes Store for purchasing songs. It will integrate among all devices, and evolve over time by playing music based on what users have already played or downloaded. iTunes Radio will also include exclusive previews from popular artists.

iTunes Radio. Source: Apple.

The streaming service will be entirely ad-supported, although subscribers to iTunes Match will not have ads at all. iTunes Radio has been considered a major threat to Pandora Media (NYSE: P  ) , the first mover in online radio. Pandora shares dipped on the announcement, but have since recovered those losses.

iTunes Radio will launch this fall. 


Read/Post Comments (1) | Recommend This Article (2)

Comments from our Foolish Readers

Help us keep this a respectfully Foolish area! This is a place for our readers to discuss, debate, and learn more about the Foolish investing topic you read about above. Help us keep it clean and safe. If you believe a comment is abusive or otherwise violates our Fool's Rules, please report it via the Report this Comment Report this Comment icon found on every comment.

Add your comment.

Compare Brokers

Fool Disclosure

Sponsored Links

Leaked: Apple's Next Smart Device
(Warning, it may shock you)
The secret is out... experts are predicting 458 million of these types of devices will be sold per year. 1 hyper-growth company stands to rake in maximum profit - and it's NOT Apple. Show me Apple's new smart gizmo!

DocumentId: 2481512, ~/Articles/ArticleHandler.aspx, 9/28/2016 11:37:00 AM

Report This Comment

Use this area to report a comment that you believe is in violation of the community guidelines. Our team will review the entry and take any appropriate action.

Sending report...

Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,199.85 -28.45 -0.16%
S&P 500 2,153.38 -6.55 -0.30%
NASD 5,292.46 -13.25 -0.25%

Create My Watchlist

Go to My Watchlist

You don't seem to be following any stocks yet!

Better investing starts with a watchlist. Now you can create a personalized watchlist and get immediate access to the personalized information you need to make successful investing decisions.

Data delayed up to 5 minutes

Related Tickers

9/28/2016 11:21 AM
AAPL $113.76 Up +0.67 +0.59%
Apple CAPS Rating: ****
P $14.12 Down -0.02 -0.14%
Pandora Media CAPS Rating: **