Pandora and DirecTV do a deal


Direct TVSatellite TV giant DirecTV is going to make Pandora Media’s personalized streaming audio channels available to its subscribers. DirecTV subscribers with connected HD DVR’s can access Pandora a no extra cost.

Subscribers to the satellite TV service can get to the new Pandora service by pushing the “Menu” button on their DirecTV Remote Controls and selecting the “Extras” option. Customers will be asked to either create a new Pandora account online or to activate their existing Pandora account on their DVR. Once activated, Pandora will allow customers to easily create and listen to personalized channels, as well as playing Pandora over the video that they are watching.