Soon Vevo will use your friend’s listening habits to recommend you music

You probably know Vevo from its extensive YouTube partnership, which is why you see plenty of the music video hosting company publishing music videos on Google’s own video site. But Vevo has had its own app for viewing its music videos for some time now, and now its getting an extensive upgrade today as part of the company’s rebrand. As well as allowing you to create a personalised profile, which collects together your ‘liked’ artists and genres, the new app will use machine learning to serve up videos it thinks you might be interested in.Social machine learningBut unlike the machine learning offered by the likes of Spotify’s Discover Weekly and Pandora, Vevo’s recommendations will soon look at your friends listening habits in addition to what your personal history of tunes.This…


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