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Is radio’s future on the ‘phone’?

Richard Core Jul 10, 2008

While we obviously are big supporters of over-the-air radio here at Marketplace, we also listen a lot to Internet stations. Of course, the problem with streaming music and other shows over the Web is that it’s primarily tied to your desktop.

Tim Westergren, founder of the Pandora music site, sees greater mobility ahead with new apps created for the iPhone and other hand-held devices. Check out his interview on Yahoo’s Tech Ticker.

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