2nd in a series of 4 podcasts on Recommender applications; user data gathering, scaling, privacy and user data ownership issues; Google News, Amazon recommendations, product suggestions, Netflix, iTunes, Last.fm.Listen now.
User value derived from and user perception of recommendations from recommender systems; quality metrics; role of content aggregators and media conglomerates in recommender ecosystem: Amazon, Netflix, iTunes, CNet, Consumer Reports, iLike, Flixster, MovieCritic, MovieLens. Questions from listeners on multi-tiered print recommenders like Zagat.Listen now.
Fourth of four podcasts in this series on recommender applications. Cross-domain recommendations, social networking applications, drivers for the growth of recommender applications, recommender niches. Netflix, iTunes, Amazon, 'Search Inside', Movielens, Flixster, MySpace, Visa, Facebook, F8 platform, Netflix Prize.Listen now.