Tag - Spotify

A brief history of online music curation

Spotify’s Discover Weekly: How machine learning finds your new music The science behind personalized music recommendations This Monday — just like every Monday— over 100 million Spotify users found a fresh new playlist waiting for them. It’s a custom...

Big Data – A Game Changer in the Music Industry

For a long time, the music industry is in need of a facelift and the advent of big data seems to fulfill this. The musicians might be provided with a more successful revenue model with the emergence of big data. This represents one of the largest ind...

Visualization of the Week: MusicPlusData

As insideBIGDATA’s visualization of the week, data author Jamie Laird uses Tableau Public to show us clusters of songs on the @whileyouwork Spotify playlist (MusicPlusData), and even sneaks in a player so you can listen along to his analysis! Hover o...