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How recommendation algorithms know what you'll like

Interesting analysis of recommendation algorithms. Amazon utilizes item-to-item collaborative filtering techniques. A combination of purchases and customer ratings create a list of potential product matches. Without a network of Amazon users, these algorithms wouldn't be plausible. The more people who join Amazon and shop like us- the better our recommendations are! For example, if customer 1 buys products A, B, and C; and customer 2 buys A and C, then product B should be recommended to him.

Great tech innovators: Reed Hastings

Great tech innovators: Reed Hastings | Reed Hastings and Netflix have become huge drivers for innovation in the tech world, and added an indelible mark to the media landscape. Buying advice from the leading technology site

Testing, testing! Netflix adds Ultra HD trial footage ahead of 2014 roll out

Testing, testing! Netflix adds Ultra HD trial footage ahead of 2014 roll out | CEO Reed Hastings wants Netflix to be the big player in 2014, as the 4K revolution gains momentum Buying advice from the leading technology site

Netflix, Reed Hastings Survive Missteps to Join Silicon Valley's Elite

Netflix plans to change its business model to focus on original content. The success of "House of Cards" and the very anticipated "Arrested Development" are early testaments to the strategy's success.