NEW YORK, July 31- A U.S. appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court's decision to clear Qualcomm Inc in a patent lawsuit by ParkerVision Inc, allowing it to escape a $173 million verdict for infringement. ParkerVision had accused Qualcomm of infringing its patents beginning in 2006 over a means to convert radio frequency signals, and incorporating its...» Read More
Spotify wants to make sure you never again hear a great song on the radio and then run down to the local record shop, or onto iTunes, to buy it.
The market loves Pandora's growth story but it doesn't make money, says Dennis Berman Wall Street Journal business editor & columnist, weighing in on Pandora's market share, as consumer usage ticks up from a year ago. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Sirius XM Radio and Charter Communications might have been partners in broadband, but they look better apart without Time Warner Cable.
Discussing Pandora's stock drop due to a slump in listener metrics and competition in the Internet radio space, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush Secuities senior analyst, and Peter Kafka, Re/code.
Radio frequency chipmakers RF Micro Devices will buy peer TriQuint Semiconductor for about $1.6 billion in an all-stock deal to create a company that could better compete in selling chips to mobile-handset makers.
AT&T will offer a subscription to Beats Music in a package that gives as many as five family members unlimited streaming and song downloading.
Pandora cannot work without a "lot more advertising," SiriusXM CEO Jim Meyer told CNBC. "The competition for me has always been free" radio, he continued.
Bob Pittman, Clear Channel chairman & CEO, discusses how his partnership with Warner Music will take radio and the music industry to the next level.
Sirius XM was slapped with a hefty lawsuit today by a small non-profit group that collects music royalties. David Hirsch, Metamorphic Ventures, discusses the impact this may have on other Internet music services.
CNBC's Julia Boorsitn talks with Mike Herring, Pandora CFO, about his thoughts on yesterday's flash freeze at the Nasdaq, and his plans to compete with Apple's iTunes Radio.
The alt-rock band's David Lowery says one of his songs would have to be played 1 million times on Pandora to earn him $16.29.
Pandora's stock continued its freefall Tuesday following reports that Apple is planning to launch a rival music streaming service.
Pandora CEO Joseph Kennedy says he will remain the top executive until a replacement is found, reports Julia Boorstin.
Pandora CEO Joseph Kennedy is suddenly leaving the company, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the sudden departure of Joe Kennedy and what it means for the company.
A decade after Apple revolutionized the music world with its iTunes store, the music industry is undergoing another, even more radical, digital transformation.
Cumulus Media is the largest country music radio broadcaster in the U.S. The company's CEO Lew Dickey, discusses ways in which he is working to keep radio relevant.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, CNBC's David Faber talks with Mel Karmazin, former Sirius XM CEO, about leaving his former company, and describes what his next dream job would look like.
"Even at the reduced revenue guidance for the current quarter, we're looking at just under fifty percent year-on-year growth in revenue," said Joseph Kennedy, President & CEO of Pandora Media, discussing how the fiscal cliff has impacted his company's earnings, with CNBC's Julia Boornstin.
Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, weighs in on whether Pandora will be able to compete with an Apple radio streaming service.