BlackBerry to get Sirius XM, shhh

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Sirius XM Radio for the Blackberry has been outed. Initially it will roll out to the BlackBerry Storm 1 – Series 9530 and Storm 2 – Series 9550, the BlackBerry Bold – Series 9000, 9700, the Tour..

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Apple iPhone Gets Sirius (and XM) in Your Car

So, you’ve got an iPhone (or an iPod touch) and you want to connect it to your car stereo. There are a myriad of solutions that let you run your own iTunes-fueled library, but what about the music from the heavens? That possibility is now a reality with the official announcement of the SkyDock from […]

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XM and Sirius Officially Merge, Now Called Sirius XM Radio

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Why so serious? Let’s put a smile on that face, because after what seemed like an eternity, the merger between Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio has finally been completed. The FCC approval came a short while back, but the papers were not signed until this past weekend. To be totally technical, the relationship […]

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Apple iPhone Gets Streaming Sirius Satellite Radio

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In case you weren’t already getting enough entertainment from your own iTunes music library, you can now enjoy live streaming satellite radio from Sirius thanks to an application called uSirius. The app works in much the same way as iRadio. You aren’t connecting directly to the Sirius satellites, of course, seeing how the iPhone doesn’t […]

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Three Rules for XM-Sirius Satellite Radio Merger

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The merger between the nation’s two favorite satellite radio providers has not yet been officially approved, but FCC Chairman Kevin Martin is all for the move, so long as the two parties adhere to no fewer than three ground rules. First, the resulting company (it’s unclear whether they will continue to operate separately or as […]

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Justice Department Approves Sirius Purchase of XM Satellite Radio

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This news was a looooong time coming. After jumping through all sorts of hoops and hurdles, the merger between Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio has finally been approved by the US Justice Department. Sirius is buying XM for a sum of about $5 billion. Part of what has been holding back the approval […]

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Score a Serious Deal on Sirius Stileto 100 Receiver

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I’m sure that Howard Stern approves this message, because saving $100 on a Sirius satellite radio receiver means that he’s going to nab himself a few more listeners. Those listeners go great with midgets and boobies, right? Right. If you’re tired of all the commercials and useless banter on conventional radio, now might be the […]

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Polk Audio miDock Portfolio Puts Halo Around Sirius Stiletto

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We’ve seen speaker docks like this designed for the Apple iPod, but this is the first time that I’ve seen a set that seems to enshrine the Sirius Stiletto. Compatible with the Stiletto 10, Stiletto 100, and the Stiletto 2, the Polk Audio miDock Portfolio is meant to be a portable speaker system so that […]

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Sirius to Offer Tiered Listings

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On-demand satellite radio it isn’t, but the kind of service outlined by Sirius’s Mel Karmazin before a House committee recently is a step in that direction. The kind of packages he was talking about were of the tier variety, where you can subscribe to a group of music stations or a group of talk stations […]

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Sirius to Merge with XM Radio Tomorrow

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It’s official. We’re about to experience the greatest merger in the history of satellite radio. The Howard Stern-backed Sirius is officially partnering up with Oprah & Friends-loving XM Satellite Radio. Welcome the new monopoly. A press conference will likely be held tomorrow, wherein we will find out that Sirius head Mel Karmazin will take on […]

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XM-Sirius merger: the satellite radio monopoly

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We’ve been hearing about the possibilities of a merger between XM Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio for some time now, but it seems that we may be that much closer to it becoming a reality. The infrastructure costs, should the merger actually happen, could be shared between the two firms, meaning that they would both […]

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Sirius’s new bare-bones satellite receiver

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Satellite radio is fast becoming a thing of convenience, yet the demand for more basic features is still there. Sirius has a new bare-bones plug-and-play receiver for your vehicle of choice, the InV SV2-TK1. It’s about as basic as you can get, with a price to match: US$49. It has 10 channel presets, which is […]

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Sirius Stiletto 100 portable satellite and Wi-Fi radio player

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Sirius is meeting XM’s challenge in the portable satellite radio market with the Stiletto 100, a pocket-sized device that has the dual functionality of giving you satellite radio and Web radio in one. That’s a lot for the little Sirius dog to deliver, yet he does. The Stiletto 100 can store up to 100 hours […]

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Leaked: Sirius Stiletto 100 – portable live radio

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Sirius and XM are in a war which will likely ultimately kill one of them. Up to this point, XM has had a real advantage over Sirius on at least one front – Sirius hasn’t offered live satellite radio on the go when you are outside of your car, while XM has with the Inno […]

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