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SiriusXM Just Made Podcasts and Other Music Services More Relevant

With the firing of Anthony Cumia from the Opie and Anthony Show, SiriusXM has started down a very dangerous path that could ultimately help other audio entertainment mediums gain traction from ex-SiriusXM subscribers. In the early days of satellite, the concept was novel and engaging.  It was the little guy (satellite radio) against the big… → Read More

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The Day That Satellite Radio Died – SiriusXM Fires Anthony Cumia

In 1971 Don McLean released a song that turned out to be an American classic.  The Day The Music Died (American Pie) was a tribute to Buddy Holly, but was also a song that made people think of better times, simpler times, and times when the human race was more “real”.  When satellite radio first… → Read More

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Anthony Cumia of Opie and Anthony Show FIRED by SiriusXM

The Opie and Anthony show is now short an Anthony after the on air personality posted a number of polarizing tweets following an alleged attack on Wednesday night. In an official announcement released to the press today SiriusXM stated that, after “careful consideration,” they had terminated their relationship with Anthony Cumia for his “racially-charged and… → Read More

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SiriusXM Answers Back In Howard Stern Intern Lawsuit

SiriusXM has wasted very little time in firing back on a potential class action lawsuit involving a former intern for the Howard Stern Show.  The suit alleges that SiriusXM failed to pay a non-paid intern and according to the plaintiff, Melissa Tierney was born from an alleged injury suffered when getting Stern his fruit salad…. → Read More

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SiriusXM and Ford Go Beyond Satellite Radio

This has been a painstakingly slow process, but it appears that SiriusXm is finally gaining some real traction on getting OEM’s to pony up for telematics services.  As consumers, we all have telematics in our lives, typically through a smart phone.  That being said, smartphone integration of services into the automobile has had challenges.  Consumers… → Read More

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SiriusXM Passes Above Critical Technical Points

It was just yesterday morning that I posted for SiriusBuzz Premim members that I felt SiriusXM needed just 3 days of closes above $3.40 to make a run at $3.61.  The equity closed at $3.37 yesterday and as of this moment is above $3.40 and making the move on decent volume.  In following the technicals… → Read More

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SiriusXM’s Piolin Gets Fluffy

Get ready for some Sirius good times in Houston!  “Piolín’s Jugada Musical,” an exclusive event hosted by SiriusXM’s Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo will be live at the House of Blues in Houston Texas today.  The event features the top notch Tejano band Intocable and special guest comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias.  What more could you want?  A… → Read More

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The 2014 World Cup is on SiriusXM

There will be 64 World Cup matches this year and SiriusXM will deliver them from Brazil to subscribers worldwide. All of the Team USA games (as well as the majority of the other games) will broadcast, in English, on channel 84. If there happens to be a couple of games running at the same time,… → Read More

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Howard Stern Intern Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Sirius XM

As if the Howard Stern Show were not already controversial enough, we now have a class action lawsuit from a Stern Intern for unpaid wages.  Plaintif  Melissa Tierney is suing SuirusXM for unpaid wages.  The suit is filed on behalf of herself and any similarly situated intern at SiriusXM.  The case centers around the fact… → Read More

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May Auto Sales Top 1.6 million

With the best showing in years for several auto makers, sales in May of 2014 topped 1.6 million, well above the 1.44 million we saw in May of 2013.  This also represents the second consecutive month that auto sales have demonstrated substantial growth over the year prior. This is good news for SiriusXM in that… → Read More