NEW YORK — A Sirius XM app due
in May will enable select Android-based
smartphones to stream 120 channels of satellite-
radio content via Wi-Fi or cellular.
A similar app launched last year by the
company bring Sirius XM streaming to the
iPhone and Wi-Fi-equipped iPod Touch.
The new app works with the Motorola
Droid and Google’s Nexus One,
which both use the Android 2.1 OS.
The app will be available as a free download
through the Android Market directly
to the handset or through the Sirius
XM web site. Consumers who download
the app will be able to register for a seven-
day free trial to Sirius XM Premium
Online service, which also streams Sirius
XM content over the Internet to PCs.
The online service costs $2.99/month if
a consumer already has a traditional satellite-