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 tune overratings cynik 29-03-2009 10:47
 RE: tune overratings Tomos 29-03-2009 15:54
 RE: tune overratings cynik 29-03-2009 18:27
 RE: tune overratings Uberchile 29-03-2009 11:30
 RE: tune overratings alternate force 29-03-2009 14:25
 RE: tune overratings demure 29-03-2009 14:46
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 RE: tune overratings Sephiroth 29-03-2009 21:32
 RE: tune overratings Uberchile 29-03-2009 22:53
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 RE: tune overratings BattleDrone 30-03-2009 12:59
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so, whats with the recent overrating ?

do you guys even read what it says in the boxes before you click ?

it certainly defeats the point. I can see a lot of friendly voting and bandwagon jumping

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so, whats with the recent overrating ?

do you guys even read what it says in the boxes before you click ?

it certainly defeats the point. I can see a lot of friendly voting and bandwagon jumping


Hmm, I'm not sure I agree with you here. Yes, there are some strong votes, but then again, there's some strong tunes there. Seems like you're making assumptions about the scores and the way people vote? At the time of writing, here's the most recent list of scores...

95.9%
88.2%
84.7%
43.1%
55.6%
92.7%
58.3%
94.3%
55.3%

Those scores seem pretty normal and fair to me. Confused

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you could be right, to be fair a lot of the tunes sent to the site do sound good nowadays.

its the thing, when I click on the music page, boom a lot of super rated tunes

IMO all of them need a -15% to the overall vote

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yeah i noticed every other track on the site seems to be getting 90+ recently.

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yeah i get a bit mift with it sometimes !! but it dont seem to like it at the mo ???

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yeah i get a bit mift with it sometimes !! but it dont seem to like it at the mo ???

1 week ten number 1s lol
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infact come to think of it 1 week i had a track that was clippin to fuck and i mean it was buggered totally
that score 95 percent yeat a track with a good mix gets like 70 strange ay?
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is it down to there being less votes on a lot of tunes? some tunes only get like 4/5 votes whereas others get 10+, evens out the vote more.....does seem to be a lot of 95.7% tunes about tho.....

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lol yeah i noticed that, the other day there were like 4 with 95.7%

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ahhh theres 5 now.....

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More voters will even out those high's.

@Cynik: I don't see your name amongst this weeks top voters, so it might be safe to asume that you didn't vote on those "overrated" tracks yet. Please make sure you voted on them and give a "hard but fair" score. If the problem with overrating persists you can always repost your complaint.

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I know this is going to piss people off Tongue

so if a tune is overrated to which I would normally give an overall 7, I vote 2 instead to average it out, is that ok?

I rarely use the voting, but you can assume the scores I'd give judging by the reviews

and to everyone who might get it wrong, I do think generally the tunes on the site sound good. its just that the 5 stars is something that was reserved for the REALLY good tunes, and I mean really good.

but now you cant differentiate them as these fives dont really deserve it, theyre mostly fours and threes

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so if a tune is overrated to which I would normally give an overall 7, I vote 2 instead to average it out, is that ok?



I guess a lot of people do so and I was kinda disappointed as I heard that the votes differing strongly from the average will be ignored (even though it’s a good thing).
I didn’t really vote any more since that day actually Shocked
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so if a tune is overrated to which I would normally give an overall 7, I vote 2 instead to average it out, is that ok?


Actually, I would say no because this totally destroys the point of the voting system. It's not for you - or any other voter - to say what the overall score should be. The point of the voting system is to provide the producer with an accurate reflection of the opinions of the voters. Otherwise, there would be no point in having a voting system. If you start compensating for what you regard as an inaccurate overall score by deliberately voting down tunes, not only are your scores useless, but very dishonest too.

Obviously, I can't tell you how to vote, it's up to you. But please just concentrate on giving your own objective scores. It's not the responsibility of the voter to deliberately alter the overall scores. For all you know, someone may think your own tunes are scored too highly. Would you really want someone to start deliberately giving you really poor scores in order to bring down the overall score?

I'm not picking on you here cynik, I would say the same to anyone.

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I'm not picking on you here cynik, I would say the same to anyone.


rrright you expect me to believe that? why I put your name as a top reviewer!

lol just kidding Big Grin

anyway, I didnt even think of doing such. its Battledrone who started giving me ideas Angel

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anyway, I didnt even think of doing such. its Battledrone who started giving me ideas Angel


I know what you mean. That pesky little Belgian is always up to no good.

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nah hes ok, tries to help noobs often. gets an occasional slap in the face for being honest but that comes with the trade Tongue

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ya man the code for calculating the %ages have been changed several times to try tackle the whole "realistic vote" issue, Chron himself admitted its human nature to try alter the overall score by over-compensating the average, there so much we can do on that end of the day as humans will be humans lol!

i'd say if we all voted as much as we could to ensure realistic scores are showing (too many times have i seen really good tune underrated and ok tunes overrated) then it would overcome any of these probs

so get voting peeps! Drummer

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yeah well , it looks like uve started a trend on low voting as now , as there r no high scores anymore , and it seems tunes r being underated Frown , and my tunes at 79% , which dont sound right as the reviews have not hinted that there is nothing major to complain about , dont make sence !!!

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@alternate force: 87%, not bad at all... 90% well within range.

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