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Spotify’s Matt Ogle leaves for new job at Instagram

Spotify product manager Matt Ogle has announced that he has left the company for a new job at Instagram. Ogle was the public face of several of Spotify’s algorithmic discovery features, including its Discover Weekly...
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ADE conference to host sessions on VR, millennials and Spotify

This month’s Amsterdam Dance Event is lining up some tempting digital sessions, amid the wider DJ interviews and live events. YouTube is hosting a session on ‘the future of music, videos and VR’ which will explore how...
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Spotify’s Daily Mix is ‘an inverse Discover Weekly’

By now you’ll likely have seen the news that Spotify has launched a new set of personalised playlists for its listeners under the banner of ‘Daily Mix’. Announced yesterday, the feature is rolling out to Spotify’s...
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Spotify’s Matt Ogle bags ‘Algorithm Method’ slot on BBC 6Music

The streaming and radio sectors are often described in opposition to one another, but there is plenty of crossover too. Particularly for the BBC, which maintains playlists on the big streaming services, and is linking...
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Matt Ogle talks Discover Weekly and Spotify’s personalised evolution

“It’s really helped – both externally and even internally to be honest – to dispel the myth that discovery is a niche thing. A tastemaker thing.” The speaker is Matt Ogle and the ‘it’ is Discover Weekly,...
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Spotify bagged This Is My Jam co-founder in product role

Just weeks after This Is My Jam co-founder Hannah Donovan revealed she’s joining a new venture within Viacom, now her co-founder Matt Ogle is on the move too. “I’m joining Spotify in a product role overseeing their...