collaborative filtering

Word of Mouth Helps People Separate the Good from the Crap

by: George Silverman

One of the most frequent questions I’m asked in my speeches and interviews is, “Don’t all the word-of-mouth tools, such as feeds, blogs, the proliferation of other web sites, etc. cause chaos? There is so much crap out there, how do people sort it out?”

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Personalization Bashing - Almost

by: Gary Hayes

A surprising article from New York times right in the epicentre of personalized media. Entitled “Like This? You’ll Hate That.” the article begins on the personalization-bashing band wagon, citing the recent Wal-Mart fiasco and ends thankfully on the side of ‘this-personalized-thing-seems-to-make-sense’. The article also brings key terms into the readers conciousness by referring to:

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Apple's Eggshells of Personalization

by: Gary Hayes

RealMedia and Microsoft have had their knuckles rapped once already and it seems that the normally tread-carefully Apple have started to upset a few folk with their ‘collaborative filtering’ methodologies via iTunes.

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Personalization for Dummies

by: Gary Hayes

Ok your not a dummy but you may need a little primer in some of the basic personalization terms and mechanisms - these are broad enough to include Personal TV applications, eCommerce on the web or Broadband/IPTV and mobile video/audio and gaming.

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