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Win 3 Months of Slacker Radio Premium from BlackBerry Cool


Face it, you haven’t bought a new music since Bittersweet Symphony and your collection of jams is too embarrassing for anything but a late 90’s theme party. Slacker Radio & BlackBerry Cool wants to curb your embarrassment by giving away a 3-month subscription to Slacker Radio Premium.
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Slacker Radio Pumps Public Radio


Not content with streaming radio, or over 21-artist stations, or ESPN and ABC coverage, Slacker Radio introduced Public Radio programming today in Partnership with American Public Media.
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Slacker Radio Now Compatible with Ford SYNC


Slacker Radio, purveyor of internet jams, is now playing nice with Ford SYNC. As of this writing, you can download version 4.1.22 via BlackBerry App World to update your device. Slacker.com should be updated soon to allow for the download there as well. Once you’ve updated, bugs from prior versions will have been squashed and you’ll be able to blast music via Slacker on your BlackBerry and control it via In-Car Command and Control by Voice Using SYNC AppLink. Check out the press release below to see the compatible vehicles.
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Slacker Radio Adds Facebook Integration and Contest with Trips to Orlando, Vegas and More


Slacker Radio is probably the most popular music service for BlackBerry and features a huge amount of device coverage along with an enormous library of music. The company has announced a new contest where if you use the Facebook integration feature and promote your music to your Facebook stream, you could win one of their many prizes. More after the break.
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Slacker Radio Launches On-Demand Music Service


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It appears that in the fierce battle between the streaming music offerings, Slacker Radio is upping the ante. Slacker now offers three tiers of service that range from the entirely free Slacker Basic Radio service, to the ad-free Slacker Radio Plus to on-demand access with Slacker Premium Radio for $9.99/month.

Slacker Premium Radio now allows:
• Search, play and replay specific songs or entire albums
• Create specific playlists on mobile and on the web
• Off-line playback of stations, playlists and albums on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, Android and BlackBerry smartphones
• Replay specific songs on programmed and custom stations
• Browse and play “Favorite” songs, now collected in one location
• Unlimited song skipping
• Ad-free listening
• Complete song lyrics (when available)
• Browse Top Charts on all Slacker genre stations
• “Peek Ahead” artist, album and song preview
• Ability to skip forward and backward
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Slacker Makes Basic Radio Service Free for Canadians


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Slacker announced today that they’re expanding the free unlimited Basic Radio service to all Canadian users. Initially, the basic radio service was offered with a 30 day trial, but not it’s free indefinitely. Slacker is also available as a premium service, called Slacker Radio Plus. With the premium service, users get station caching, ad-free listening, complete song lyrics, unlimited song skipping, song requests and more.
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