The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Chief Technology Officer Jeremy Phillips and senior technology analyst Eric Bleeker discuss topics across the investing world.

After Pandora’s less-than-stellar earnings, the stock popped more than 10% on stronger-than-expected top-line growth. There was only one problem, though, its losses tripled. In this video, Jeremy and Eric discuss the inherent flaw in Pandora’s business model, and other players that don’t own the intellectual property on which their business is based.

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