Google Play Music Stays Ahead of Pandora and Spotify

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When you see the Google Play App, you will feel surprised to see everything you want. Most people think that Spotify is the best app than others in the trend. Well, it is true to a certain extent.

The Swedish company purchased the Echo Nest two years ago that is in 2014. The company was up against Apple and Google’s digital superpowers. It specialized in certain things like internet buzz and computer study of acoustics. It is cool to see those things in such a big company. Discover Weekly is a popular playlist feature that can be personalized in the Spotify. It is not different from customized radio. One of the employees working in Spotify commented that it did not have substantial data as compared to Google and Apple.

Anyone can easily personalize Play Music. Though there are several music apps, Play Music is the one that alters according to your habits and tastes. It is nice to open and use the app. It predicts moments that are relevant to you. Play Music has superb user interface. You can try several stations and albums if you do not prefer contextual recommendations mentioned. Though other services offer several features, no one like Play Music can make a well organized and elegant app.

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Pandora: Popular Music Streaming Service Gets Back to Roots

Pandora: Popular Music Streaming Service Gets Back to Roots

Pandora Radio or Pandora Internet Radio is an automated music recommendation and music streaming service. It has decided to step the future with Tim Westergren who is a co-founded as CEO. Pandora radio is popular among 81 million people. The new strategy was not welcomed by the Wall Street. It was decided because of drop in stock market. It has dropped more than 10%. It is facing stiff competition from top companies like Amazon.com Inc, Alphabet Inc’s Google and Apple Inc. Pandora did not make profit since 2011. It was the time it started to offer shares to the public.

Pandora has decided to concentrate on technology. Analysts told that it was best to move and prosper with Westergren’s efforts. Pandora has aimed to improve by collecting data by tracking listening habits of the users and taxonomy. It will help to improve its discovery services and music recommendation.

Western mentioned in an interview that they require an evangelist. He added that the founded had certain association to the company. He accepted that it was in his bones.

The data science team of Pandora consists of more than thirty members.
Thumbprint Radio is the latest feature introduced in December. The users can personalize their songs by giving a thumbs up.

Best Music to Increase Productivity

Best Music to Increase Productivity

It is common for all people to experience distractions while working. It would stop to do your present work. You would miss doing the work because of distraction. Recently, it was found that music can help us to get back to work and increase productivity.

Several studies were conducted at the University of Birmingham, England. It was proved that music helps a person to carry his/her work without much distraction. When you add some tunes, you will be mindlessly filling out the Excel spreadsheet or check Email. The best part is that the tunes will help to make you work faster. It is important to find the right playlist when you are doing tasks that involve brainpower.

Scientists at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute discovered that when you add natural elements, it can boost focus and moods. It is best to use sounds of nature. It helps to mask intelligible speech. It enhances cognitive functioning, increases overall worker satisfaction and improves the concentrating ability. When you are adding mountain stream sound, it has enough randomness. It does not distract the subject. You can try to listen or record nature sounds. You can also search for some true tranquil music that has sounds of water.