Sunday, August 28, 2005

OmniNerd: How Much Does iTunes Like My Five-Star Songs?

Some experimentation with the iTunes Party Shuffle algorithm, aiming at determining the weight given to each star weighting. It would have been more interesting, though, to capture the actual play order rather than simply the play counts, and to check that repeats and runs actually do occur in statistically-expected proportions… (via Slashdot)