This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Pandora Launches Next Generation TV Experience For Music Entertainment In The Living Room

OAKLAND, Calif., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its success in the connected device space, Pandora (NYSE: P), the leading internet radio service, today unveiled, the company's next generation experience for the TV and latest innovation in delivering the best personalized radio to millions of listeners in their living rooms. Having launched on a single connected Blu-ray player in 2008, Pandora is now available through more than 1,000 partner integrations including more than 900 consumer electronics devices, ranging from smart TVs to streaming media players and home stereo systems. More than 10 million people have enjoyed Pandora through an internet connected TV or set top box alone.


Optimized for a 10-foot experience, is standards-based and embraces next generation TV, game console and set top box architectures that support open web standards. Today, runs perfectly from the browser on existing Xbox 360 ® game consoles and the system will spread to other TV's, game consoles and set top boxes as more vendors bring standards-compliant devices to market in the coming months. The new experience features easy navigation with controls and displays designed specifically for the big screen and users can easily log on to Pandora to enjoy their personalized radio stations, create new ones and browse more than 500 curated genre stations. Pandora's functionality including play, pause, skip and the ability to thumb-up and thumb-down tracks is easily accessible through the designated controller.  

Pandora Chief Technology Officer and EVP of Product, Tom Conrad said, "Our mission is to provide the best personalized radio experience to our listeners in any context on any connected device. Since is standards-based, it will allow us to quickly evolve and enhance the 10-foot experience of Pandora with greater flexibility and speed than ever before. By using this platform, we can deliver a uniform experience across any standards-compliant TV, game console, or set top box and focus our efforts on end user benefits and innovation rather than platform specific details."

More than one-third of radio listening takes place in the home and the ability to seamlessly deliver access to Pandora on any web-enabled TV or TV-connected device demonstrates the company's increased investment in listeners who are enjoying personalized radio in their living room. The company is currently working with its deep roster of partners to bring the experience to more TV-connected devices in the future.

More details are available at and on the Pandora company blog at

ABOUT PANDORA Pandora (NYSE: P) gives people music and comedy they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single "seed" - a favorite artist, song, or genre. The Music Genome Project ®, a deeply detailed hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of Pandora ® internet radio by using musicological "DNA" and constant listener feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of more than one million tracks. Tens of millions of people turn on Pandora every month to hear music they love.

SOURCE Pandora Media, Inc.

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,761.96 -14.47 -0.09%
S&P 500 1,975.61 -11.44 -0.58%
NASDAQ 4,723.1430 -58.1210 -1.22%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs