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Apple plans Pandora rival - report

Friday 7 September 2012 | 10:35 CET | News
Apple is in talks to license music for a custom radio service similar to the one operated by Pandora Media, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. Such services create virtual "stations" that play music similar to a song or artist of the user's choosing, either on web browsers or smartphone apps. Like traditional radio, they are typically free for users, but incorporate advertisements. Apple's service would work on its iPhone, iPads and Mac computers, and possibly on PCs running Windows, the report said. An Apple spokesman declined to comment. Apple is reportedly

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Countries: World
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