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Sirius XM Radio Coming to iPhone

News reports have been circulating of the potential that a new streaming radio application will be available soon for the Apple iPhone. Sirius XM Radio subscribers with Internet radio subscriptions ..
(September 24, 2008)
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The Olympic Coverage on Sirius Radio

Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio, now known to the world as Sirius XM Radio, subscribers can keep up with all the latest news and information from the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing by ..
(August 11, 2008)
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Satellite Radio Family Programming

Don't think that SIRIUS and XM are adults-only medium, obsessed with shock jocks and edgy comedians. There is plenty of family-friendly content available for both providers. While satellite radio has .
(June 15, 2008)
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Compare Sirius And XM Satellite Radio

When it comes to satellite radio, your options are fairly limited. Since the conception of satellite radio in the United States, there have only been two satellite providers, XM and Sirius, which ..
(May 26, 2008)
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How Satellite Radio Works

As early as 1992, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) worked with companies that wanted permission to broadcast satellite-based Digital Audio Radio Service across the nation. By 1997, the FCC .
(May 15, 2008)
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Satellite Radio Systems

With all the news surrounding satellite radio, you may be more and more interested in satellite radio systems. Whether you want to take yours on the go, in the car, or keep it at home, there are ..
(May 15, 2008)
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SIRIUS Backseat TV Option For New Cars

Although SIRIUS satellite radio has been a great consideration for homes, this is now offered to people on the go. Although there are many automobile companies now offering SIRIUS to customers, two ..
(May 14, 2008)
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Waiting on the Merger of Sirius and XM

Consumers have been avidly following news of the anticipated merger between Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio. The merger has already been held up longer than expected due to close ..
(May 04, 2008)
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Sirius - XM Merger Information

As of summer 2008, the merger of SIRIUS and XM has been approved by the U. S. Department of Justice. All that has to pass now is the FCC approval, which will then make the merger official. Experts ..
(April 24, 2008)
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Satellite Radio is a New Celebrity Hangout

Say what you will about satellite radio, it still knows how to attract the stars. One of their primary business strategies has been to secure exclusive deals with big name entertainers to create a ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Howard Stern Uncensored

Howard Stern is probably the most hip 54-year-old man you will ever meet. He is the horny equivalent of Peter Pan, a man who refused to grow up, even when confronted by CBS Radio and the FCC. He has ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Sonic Theaters New Take on the Audio Book

The audio book is an art that has existed officially since 1931 but essentially, probably from the beginning of time. People have always enjoyed reading books aloud and hearing someone's voice ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Is A Sirius - XM Merger Answer Close At Hand?

Reuters reports that according to Sirius Satellite Radio CEO Mel Karmazin, the much anticipated and delayed merger between Sirius and XM Satellite Radio will soon draw to a close on a positive note. ..
(April 06, 2008)
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Satellite Radio Equipment Options

When you're shopping for satellite radio equipment, you have a lot of options. This is a good thing, but it also means you need to make several decisions. First, you must decide whether you will ..
(April 06, 2008)
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Satellite Radio Advantages

If you have given some thought to subscribing to satellite radio but you are holding out because you simply are not sure whether it is the right option for you, it is time to learn what satellite ..
(March 30, 2008)
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A Closer Look at Sirius Satellite Radio

Sirius is a leader in the world of subscription, satellite radio. The company is known as “The Best Radio on Radio" and with a good reason. Because the company provides excellent service, ..
(March 26, 2008)
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Sirius XM Merger Information

Sirius and XM have been in talks for over a year about a potential merger. The two companies have been major competitors over the course of the last several years, often marketing to the same ..
(March 26, 2008)
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Sirius and USTelematics - The Way Of The Future?

Sirius has long been known for quality programming, exclusive shows and much better reception that XM in many locations. USTelematics is a creator of entertainment systems for vehicle back seat ..
(March 25, 2008)
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Why Choose Sirius Satellite Radio?

Your choices in listening options are steadily growing. With traditional “terrestrial" radio options, XM and Sirius, you have a number of different choices. Why choose one over the other, ..
(March 25, 2008)
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XM and Auto Trader Ink a Deal

Used cars are not normally a market you think of when you think about satellite radio. For most consumers, that thought comes with new vehicles, free trials and built in satellite radio ..
(March 25, 2008)
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SIRIUS XM Merger Cleared by Justice Department

Although the National Association of Broadcasters opposed the Sirius and XM radio merger, it has cleared the Justice Department's antitrust investigation, which did not find any evidence that the ..
(March 25, 2008)
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NASCAR Radio on Sirius

Can't get enough NASCAR? Does every bright blur that passes your car make you wish you were at the track or at home with your widescreen TV and a Sunday afternoon race going on? Well, you can extend ..
(March 25, 2008)
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Satellite Radio Vs Internet Radio

There has been a battle brewing for years now. Skirmishes have been being fought off and on, but now both sides are consolidating for a full out war. The battle is for the ears and minds of listeners .
(March 12, 2008)
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SIRIUS Satellite Radio - What to Expect

As a potential subscriber to Sirius, you may be wondering, what is in this switch for you? Why should you invest in Sirius radio over the free radio programming that you have available to you? ..
(March 10, 2008)
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SIRIUS Radio - More Than Just Music

Satellite radio is big business. No matter how you cut it, or which company you are considering, the national trends show just how popular these companies really are with consumers. Why are they so ..
(March 09, 2008)
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