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Posted on August 5, 2009 at 9:03am
Collaborative Filtering with Temporal Dynamics: Yehuda Koren's paper (http://research.yahoo.com/files/kdd-fp074-koren.pdf) , describes recommendation algorithm incorporating time dependent info.
Koren's paper describes in part the winning algorithm for Netfix's contest, http://www.netflixprize.com//index . It is very interesting algorithm and all comments on the paper are welcome. A news article describing the team is here:… Continue
Posted on July 29, 2009 at 1:05pm
Presented by: Clara Shih, CEO of CrowdContext
Date: Wednesday, 19 August 2009, 6:30 PM
Location: Hewlett Packard
Bldg. 48, Oak Room
Pruneridge and Wolfe, Cupertino, CA
The Facebook Era (Prentice Hall 2009) is a newly released book about how social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are ushering in a new era of business, relationships, and culture. It also discusses what companies need to do… Continue