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Pandora eyeing cars for integrated music streaming

Pandora eyeing cars for integrated music streaming

Streaming music provider Pandora have set their sights on in-car use, according to the company's chief technology officer, Tom Conrad.  Speaking at the SF Music Tech Summit, Conrad revealed that around half of Pandora's current users are believed to be using DIY ways to play their music while in the car; with that in mind, the company is working with car manufacturers, including Ford, to develop hands-free controls that would work either via a wired or wireless link.

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Pandora and Facebook land on Android

Pandora and Facebook land on Android

Android users in Europe are still reeling from the launch of Spotify on the platform, but now there's a musical sop for their US cousins.  Pandora have released their eponymous personalized radio station application for the Google open-source platform, supporting the creation of custom playlists, rating of individual tracks and streaming over cellular or WiFi connections.

Meanwhile Android owners on both sides of the pond have a new native Facebook app to play with, offering access to comments, statuses, news and wall posts.  While not yet being given the Facebook "official" stamp of approval, word is that the developer is in the Facebook employer network, so this looks to be as official as things get for the moment.

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Mitsubishi’s VUDU Integrated 1080p Flat Panel Diamond Unisen LCDs Begin Shipping

Mitsubishi’s VUDU Integrated 1080p Flat Panel Diamond Unisen LCDs Begin Shipping

Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America has announced today that they've begun to ship their VUDU Integrated, 1080p Flat Panel LCD TVs today, all of which incorporate their Diamond models of Unisen Immersive Sound. These TVs will provide the ability for the customer to seamlessly deliver high definition (HD) movies and television shows to their sets on demand, whenever they want.

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Palm Pre official demo video: Fandango & Pandora

Palm Pre official demo video: Fandango & Pandora

In case you've not been keeping track of our sister site My Pre - and shame on you if that's the case - you may have missed Palm's latest official Pre demo video.  After the first video's run-through of the basic Pre calendar, email, internet and messaging functionality, this new piece  - called "This Weekend" - showcases some of the freshly-announced apps: Fandango and Pandora.

Palm Pre video after the cut

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Pandora open-source games console gets design refresh, 3G compatibility

Pandora open-source games console gets design refresh, 3G compatibility

The Pandora open-source gaming project have released new renders showing their updated casing designs, including a different keyboard - with non-final fonts, thankfully - and some tweaked key locations.  Perhaps more excitingly, a member of the software team has got the OS working with a 3G USB modem, meaning the Pandora can be taken outside of WiFi range but still get online.

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Chumby gets Pandora web-radio widget

Chumby gets Pandora web-radio widget

Chumby has been around for some time now, and the team behind it are keeping their promise to release updated features for the squidgy touchscreen companion.  The latest is support for Pandora radio, the streaming online music service that creates custom 'stations' based on your favorite tracks.  Pandora on Chumby allows you to log into you account, listen to existing stations and create new ones, with playback through the integrated speakers.

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