Stories for Nov. 15, 2013

http://open.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/11/15/on-the-path-to-personalization/ This post from the New York Times‘ Open blog talks about the architecture and algorithms underpinning its content-personalization engine. Its experience speaks to some larger trends around companies moving from batch to stream processing and to cloud services overall. The Times’ recommendation engine used to […] Read more at GigaOM »

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Stories for Nov. 13, 2013

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/envelope/cotown/la-et-ct-cord-cutting-continues-companies-lose-113k-customers-20131112,0,878536.story#axzz2kSYnOjff The major pay TV operators have lost a total of 113,000 customers during their last quarter, according to new numbers from independent research firm MoffettNathanson, by the way of the Los Angeles Times. Time Warner Cable took the biggest hit, losing more than 300,000 subscribers […] Read more at GigaOM »

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There are good movies, there are bad movies, and there’s Sharknado. Missed the trashiest but also most-tweeted-about movie of 2013 when it aired on Syfy in July? No worries, Netflix is giving you another chance to experience it on your own time. Just please, stop tweeting […] Read more at GigaOM »

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