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OfflineSmitington
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Isn't it funny...
    #11203423 - 10/07/09 10:42 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

...how you think you have so much music on your i-tunes, yet it seems like you always hear the same songs?


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11203504 - 10/07/09 10:51 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

A lot of times I only have a MP3..


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Polk_Audio3]
    #11203520 - 10/07/09 10:53 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

it's because itunes has a fairly poor shuffle algorithm


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Polk_Audio3]
    #11203528 - 10/07/09 10:54 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

sorry i have a zune.....but i get what you mean lol.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: laserpig]
    #11203543 - 10/07/09 10:56 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

I thought that could be it, cus some songs seems to sound more often than others, but there's problably an "I listen to itunes all the time and I'm just that used to all of the songs that even tho it seems like there's alot of them my musical memory is much larger than I would think" kind of thing going on


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11203582 - 10/07/09 11:01 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

maybe he's crazy but a friend of mine has actually tried different software with different digital shuffling methods and he swears itunes is the shittiest. it "clumps" certain songs like all the time.
I dunno, that's what he says. He's talked me into believing it, though.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: laserpig]
    #11203602 - 10/07/09 11:03 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

It's true. ITunes has the shittiest shuffle ever. There's no adjustment for it, either. With Winamp you can adjust how varied the shuffle is, like if have it on full shuffle and try to go back a song it won't go back to the same song it just played.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: DNKYD]
    #11203749 - 10/07/09 11:22 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

that's so wierd, from a computer programming perspective it doesn't seem like it would be that hard to do a true random shuffle


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11203781 - 10/07/09 11:25 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

:bitchsmack: apple


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11203820 - 10/07/09 11:31 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

:bitchsmack: apple, indeed


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: laserpig]
    #11203893 - 10/07/09 11:39 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

Is it weird that I dont EVER shuffle? I usually pick an artist based on my mood or the time of day and go from there. I don't really make playlists either.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: skunkape]
    #11203902 - 10/07/09 11:41 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

I don't shuffle either.
The ONLY way I listen to music (except radio)is by picking an album and listening from start to finish.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: laserpig]
    #11203922 - 10/07/09 11:43 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

Quote:

The ONLY way I listen to music (except radio)is by picking an album and listening from start to finish.



and thats how you do it.:thumbup::wink:


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Dr. Siekadellyk]
    #11204001 - 10/07/09 11:55 PM (8 years, 9 months ago)

Fuck, I want to program my own shuffle algorithm that clumps rock songs together that are in the same album (like track 5,6,7).  MY prob is I listen to classical and rock, what ends up happening is I don't want to listen to one classical album all the way through cus I want to hear a different composer, but when it comes to rock I am always disapointed that I don't get to hear the song that comes after it, plus alot of classical peices are longer than rock songs.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11204039 - 10/08/09 12:01 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

yep

it's also weird how you hear a new word and then you hear it like every day for the next week


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Epigallo]
    #11204048 - 10/08/09 12:02 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

dude that kind of stuff happens to me with everything, words, peoples names, music.. wierd


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Smitington]
    #11204111 - 10/08/09 12:11 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

yeah, me too

just goes to show how much information we filter out without knowing


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: DNKYD]
    #11204134 - 10/08/09 12:15 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

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DNKYD said:
It's true. ITunes has the shittiest shuffle ever. There's no adjustment for it, either. With Winamp you can adjust how varied the shuffle is, like if have it on full shuffle and try to go back a song it won't go back to the same song it just played.




I don't get it. Computers can simulate randomness fine. If you assign a number to each song, it only takes likes like 2 lines of code to randomly pick one. They must be trying to make them "flow" into each other or something.


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: Epigallo]
    #11204152 - 10/08/09 12:18 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

I think you're probably right. On both counts. :thumbup:


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Re: Isn't it funny... [Re: laserpig]
    #11204171 - 10/08/09 12:20 AM (8 years, 9 months ago)

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