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Kindle Fire Features Pandora

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

Kindle Fire Features Pandora10:37 EST Wednesday, November 09, 2011OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pandora (NYSE: P), the leading internet radio service, is one of the featured apps on the new Kindle Fire. Kindle Fire will begin shipping to customers next week and includes movies, apps, games, music and reading. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110615/SF20192LOGO) Pandora EVP of Business and Corporate Development, Jessica Steel, said, "Personalized radio has the power to enhance all types of experiences anytime, anywhere and we're thrilled that Pandora is a launch app on the new Kindle Fire." Kindle Fire is a trademark of Amazon, Inc. ABOUT PANDORAPandora gives people music they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. (OK, we've added comedy as well so we're also up for playing some jokes you'll love.) 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 hundreds of thousands of recordings. Tens of millions of people in the U.S. turn on Pandora to hear music they love. http://www.pandora.com/SOURCE PandoraFor further information: Deborah Roth, VP, Pandora Communications and Public Relations, +1-510-842-7928, press@pandora.com, or Dominic Paschel, VP, Corporate Finance and Investor Relations, +1-510-842-6900, investor@pandora.com, both of Pandora