By Real Simple
Updated August 09, 2011
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Credit: rdio.com

Subscription music search engine with streaming and downloading services

Rating: **

Cost: $5/mo. To play music online; $10 for mobile

Pros:

  • 8.5 million songs available
  • Use it like iTunes…but you don’t have to own the music
  • Share playlists with other users

Cons:

  • Song selection more limited than competitors
  • No free option