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Pandora Introduces App for Pebble Smartwatch
/ April 15, 2014 2:43 pm
Pandora Introduces App for Pebble Smartwatch

Mashable reports that Pebble smartwatch owners can now access their Pandora stations straight from their smartwatch. Pandora introduced its first smartwatch application for streaming music in Pebble's appstore. Read More

Yahoo Extends Partnership with Vevo
/ April 15, 2014 2:38 pm
Yahoo Extends Partnership with Vevo

TechCrunch reports that Yahoo and music video streaming service Vevo are extending their partnership through a deal that will carry Vevo’s videos, live concert events, and other original encoding to Yahoo’s own video streaming service, Yahoo Screen. Through this partnership, viewers will be able to view music content on Yahoo Screen in Canada and U.S., and Germany, U.K., Spain, France, and Italy in the future. Read More

AOL Redesigns Homepage to Highlight Video Content
/ April 15, 2014 2:35 pm
AOL Redesigns Homepage to Highlight Video Content

TechCrunch reports that AOL.com will be redesigning its homepage to better integrate a carousel of videos from AOL. While there were videos on AOL.com before, they weren’t highlighted in the same way. Read More

Oculus Rift Sells 85,000 Dev Kits
/ April 15, 2014 2:32 pm
Oculus Rift Sells 85,000 Dev Kits

TechCrunch reports that Oculus Rift has sold 85,000 units of its virtual reality headset development kit since launch. The company disclosed the figures and broke them down into 60,000 sales of the original DK1 and 25,000 sales of DK2 that went on sale on March 19. Read More

Google Glass Available to Public in One-Day Sale Tuesday
/ April 15, 2014 1:34 pm
Google Glass Available to Public in One-Day Sale Tuesday

For one day only, early adapters on Tuesday are getting the chance to purchase Google Glass wearable computing devices at the link below. The company is selling an unspecified number of devices to the public for $1,500 each through its Explorers program. Buyers must be 18 or older, and U.S. residents with a U.S. shipping address. Read More

Twitter Acquires Social Data Company Gnip
/ April 15, 2014 1:32 pm
Twitter Acquires Social Data Company Gnip

Twitter said on Tuesday it has acquired Gnip, a provider of social data that has partnered with the social media giant for the past four years. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The company's products are designed to help clients more easily analyze data across public Tweets. Read More

Spotify Plans To Enter a Partnership Deal With Sprint
/ April 14, 2014 4:41 pm
Spotify Plans To Enter a Partnership Deal With Sprint

Re/code last week reported that Spotify is planning to enter a partnership with Sprint to provide streaming music to its mobile customers. According to the report, the partnership deal will look similar to the Beats Music deal with AT&T, including free Spotify trials for Sprint customers and access to the carrier’s billing system. Read More

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