Best Movie-Music Moments of 2018

2018 brought us a lot of great films and great music. But what about moments that join them together? 2018 is also a great year for music-themed films and brought us various great uses of music in movies, starting from musicals, music biopics, to films tied together by its characters’ love of music. Here are six of contributor Patricia Kusumaningtyas’s favorite music movie moments from 2018.

The (Computer) Science Behind Your Music App’s Shuffle Algorithm

In this general music knowledge article, contributor Patricia Kusumaningtyas will take you into a world where you are a software engineering in a music streaming company tasked to create the perfect shuffle algorithm. You will realize that a simple random shuffle wouldn’t cut it, and you have to create a “smart” shuffle in order to make your music shuffling algorithm as even as possible.