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Acrostify - make Spotify playlists with embedded secret messages

For my summer vacation early-morning coding for fun project I revamped my old Acrostic Playlist Maker to work with Spotify.  The app, called Acrostify, will generate acrostic playlists with the first letter of each song in the playlist spelling out a secret message.   37 more words

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How Spotify is working on deep learning to improve playlists

With its huge music library and recent acquisition of music-data specialist The Echo Nest, Spotify was already a force to be reckoned with in the streaming music space. 528 more words


Outside Lands Recommendations

I am at Outside Hacks this weekend – A hackathon associated with the Outside Lands music festival. For this hack I thought it would be fun to try out the brand new… 237 more words

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Set Listener update - now listen to specific shows in Spotify

Last month I released the Set Listener –  a web app that lets you create a Spotify playlist for an artist’s most recent show.   A frequent request by users has been to allow the creation of a Spotify playlist for any show, not just the most recent one. 120 more words

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