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How Shazam uses big data to predict the next big artists

Apparently Shazam are making use of the data from their app to make predictions about which songs will be hits. This article gives some description of the process and predictions (thanks to Emma Uprichard for the link). Here we can … Continue reading

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Peter Hook on Joy Division songs

The NME has a video of Peter Hook talking about the stories behind some of Joy Divisions classic songs. That reminds me that the first ever presentation I gave, back in 2002 I think, was called ‘Dance, dance, dance, dance, … Continue reading

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