Recommendation Websites StumbleUpon and Pandora Radio among many others. How personalized can a recommendation website be? . What is the recommendation website/search engines?.
How personalized can a recommendation website be?
“We created StumbleUpon so people can “stumble upon” sites that have been submitted and rated by like-minded people, rather than presented with the most popular sites for a given keyword.”
Garret Camp in an interview with Chris Sherman of http://searchengineland.com
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*the website was founded while Garret Camp was doing his postgraduate degree at the University of Calgary in Alberta Canada.
“I’ve always believed the idea was a good one—the basic idea of profiling a user’s tastes, capturing it in the Genome, and creating a technology that helps people discover music.”
-Tim Westergren founder Pandora Media inc and Chief Strategy Officer of Pandora Inc. in an interview with Sanpshot Music and Art Foundation.
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*Nolan Glasser began playing the piano at the age of two and composed at 8!He also studied for two years in Paris.