Microsoft MixView Is Prettier, More Useful Version of iTunes' Genius

Not content with deploying their version of Apple's Genius tech support lackeys » 9/12/08 1:21am 9/12/08 1:21am, Microsoft is now biting on the iTunes Genius song feature as well and the initial previews make it look... really awesome, actually. Wired got a sneak preview of the Zune 3.0 software, to be released on Sept. 16, and found it much more…

Rumor: iTunes 8 Brings 'Genius', A Smart Music Grouping and…

It appears that some of Kevin Rose's predictions about iTunes 8 » 9/03/08 2:00pm 9/03/08 2:00pm have been corroborated by other tipsters to MacRumors, which says that there's going to be a "Genius" feature that generates playlists containing songs that have similar qualities to other songs. MacRumors calls this unconfirmed because they didn't…