iTunes 8 has a new feature called Genius. Gizmodo says, “In time, Genius playlists should get more useful, but I think I’ll still stick to Pandora when I want to mix things up.” However, I’m pretty satisfied with them, as they provide a non-linear way to dig into related music in your library. For example, Eric Clapton’s classic Old Love brings up a bunch of oldies, as well as some other Eric Clapton / Cream tunes:
If I feel like pop, picking Danity Kane explodes more pop:
And an Ice Cube song brings the hilarity:
iTunes 8 is definitely psychic!
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