Machine Learning

18 articles
  • March 18, 2020

    My Beat: Tony Jebara

    Tony joined Spotify New York last summer as VP of Engineering and Head of Machine Learning. Here, he talks us through his busy working days and explains why he’s glad to be part of the band [...]

    Published by Spotify Engineering
  • December 24, 2019

    My Beat: Lynn Root

    Lynn is one of our Staff Engineers and has just celebrated her six-year anniversary at Spotify. Starting out in our San Francisco office, she later moved to NYC and now lives in Manhattan with her cat, Glitch [...]

    Published by Spotify Engineering
  • November 18, 2019

    Techbytes: Machine Learning for Search at Slack

    By Fiona Condon. Slack’s search makes the work history for collaborative teams discoverable and exploreable. Software engineer Fiona Condon explains [...]

    Published by Spotify Engineering
  • August 22, 2018

    Spotify ML Day – Coverage

    Spotify presented its first Machine Learning Day at Spotify headquarters in Stockholm on Monday 9th July to coincide with the International Conference on Machine Learning [...]

    Published by Nicola Bortignon
  • June 29, 2018

    Spotify ML Day – July 9th 2018 – Stockholm

    We are happy to announce the first Spotify Machine Learning Day taking place Monday, July 9th, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM at Spotify, Regeringsgatan 19, Stockholm, Sweden [...]

    Published by Spotify Engineering
  • March 25, 2016

    Managing Machines at Spotify

    Introduction When you log into Spotify, browse through your Discover Weekly playlist, and play a track, you’re interacting with some of our [...]

    Published by Nic Cope
  • January 9, 2015

    Personalization at Spotify using Cassandra

    At Spotify we have have over 60 million active users who have access to a vast music catalog of over 30 million [...]

    Published by Kinshuk Mishra and Matt Brown
  • January 5, 2015

    How Spotify Scales Apache Storm

    Spotify has built several real-time pipelines using Apache Storm for use cases like ad targeting, music recommendation, and data visualization. Each of these [...]

    Published by Kinshuk Mishra
  • February 28, 2014

    How to shuffle songs?

    At Spotify we take user feedback seriously. We noticed some users complaining about our shuffling algorithm playing a few songs [...]

    Published by Lukáš Poláček
  • May 13, 2013

    Analytics at Spotify

    At the heart of Spotify lives a massive and growing data-set. Most data is user-centric and allows us to provide [...]

    Published by Jason Palmer