Lunes, 20 Noviembre, 2017

Spotify Buys AI Start-Up Niland To Improve Recommendations

Spotify Buys AI Start-Up Niland To Improve Recommendations Spotify Buys AI Start-Up Niland To Improve Recommendations
Montez Delgado | 20 May, 2017, 06:10

The deal will see Niland's team join Spotify's R&D unit in NY, where it will "help Spotify continue innovating and improving our recommendation and personalisation technologies resulting in more music discovery which benefits both fans and artists". In 2014 a Spotify intern named Sander Dieleman published research on content-based music recommendation, but Dieleman has since joined Alphabet's DeepMind AI research group.

"Their innovative approach to AI and machine learning based recommendation systems is a flawless fit for the Spotify team", Spotify said.

Niland, on the other hand, works by pulling meaningful information from raw music content and then forming those connections with other artists. They also noted that it succeeded in bringing the most innovative products to the music streaming market.

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Niland's technology could help boost the track recommendation features at the center of Spotify's plans to stand out from Apple Music and other rivaling streaming services. Discover Weekly turned out to be very popular: It garnered more than 40 million users in under a year.

Streaming music powerhouse Spotify has announced yet another acquisition this morning, this time in the machine-learning field.

The popular music streaming service described Niland's "innovative approach to AI and machine learning based recommendation systems" as a ideal fit as it looks for new ways to connect users with new and relevant music.

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One such area is artificial intelligence (AI), in order to make recommendations much more accurate, and Spotify hopes its latest acquisition will give it this power.

Spotify reached 50 million paying users in March, and it has more than 100 million listeners overall, considering those who use the free version.

GST Council meet from today to fix rates on goods, services
Services are likely to be placed in two slabs of 12 per cent and 18 per cent, with a likely status quo for now exempted services. The meeting of the Fitment Committee and preparatory meeting of the officers was convened at SKICC here today in this regard.

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