scrobble


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scrobble

To share interests with others on the Web. The term was coined by Last.fm, which logs people's music title preferences in order to make recommendations to others. See Last.fm.
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Last.fm recommends similar music choices to users each time they "scrobble" or play a song.
I had to look up "splog" (a spam blog, which the author uses to promote affiliated Web sites, according to Wikipedia) and double-check that "scrobble", the term that Last.fm uses to report to the service the names of the songs you're listening to.
Data showed that scrobbles of Poker Face, from Lady Gaga's 2008 debut album, were deleted most by Last.fm members apparently embarrassed that their friends might see their taste for bubblegum pop, The Telegraph reports.