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bobkoure
2010-06-03, 19:44
Here's a link to the article (http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/guest/25267/)

The short of it, it's a recommendation engine (like Netflix's) driven by massive iTunes user-library-contents data.

Personally, I don't use iTunes, so I've never experienced iTunes Genius - and found a description of how it works quite interesting. Also interesting is the three different approaches in Pandora, musicIP, and this.