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us: Recommender systems (Information filtering)

  • Here are entered works on the personalized filtering technology used to recommend a set of data that will be of interest to a certain user.
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    • us: Engines, Recommendation (Information filtering)
    • us: Recommendation engines (Information filtering)
    • us: Recommendation systems (Information filtering)
    • us: Systems, Recommendation (Information filtering)
    • us: Systems, Recommender (Information filtering)
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    • found: Work cat.: Song, X. Exploiting dynamic patterns for recommendation systems, 2006: abstract (Recommendation systems are designed to help users cope with information overload by predicting the items that a user may be interested in)
    • found: WhatIs IT Encyclopedia online, Sept. 18, 2015 (Recommendation engine: A recommendation engine, also known as a recommender system, is software that analyzes available data to make suggestions for something that a website user might be interested in, such as a book, a video or a job)
    • found: Wikipedia, May 1, 2007 Recommender system (Recommender systems are a specific type of information filtering technique that attempt to present to the user information items (movies, music, books, news, web pages) the user is interested in. To do this the user's profile is compared to some reference characteristics. These characteristics may be from the information item (the content-based approach) or the user's social environment (the collaborative filtering approach). Collaborative filtering (Collaborative filtering (CF) is the method of making automatic predictions (filtering) about the interests of a user by collecting taste information from many users (collaborating); a collaborative filtering or recommendation system for music)
    • found: INSPEC, July 18, 2007 ("recommender systems" (563 results); "recommendation systems" (207 results))
    • found: TechXtra in engineering, mathematics, and computing, July 18, 2007 ("recommender systems" (103 records); "recommendation systems" (41 records))
    • found: Inspec, August 25, 2015: (some indexers assigned the heading Expert systems to works on recommender systems)
    • notfound: McGraw-Hill encyc. of sci. & tech. terms online, May 1, 2007
  • LC Classification

    • Z667.63
  • General Notes

    • Here are entered works on the personalized filtering technology used to recommend a set of data that will be of interest to a certain user.
  • Change Notes

    • 2007-05-03: new
    • 2017-08-09: revised
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