As if my life wasn't boring enough trying to get S#arp Architecture 1.0 out the door...
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The Netflix Challenge has been a maddeningly difficult problem since it's introduction a few months ago. (It's certainly been a prominent cause of my frequent lack of sleep during this same time span.) Ironically, the data itself has one of the simplest structures you can conceive of, consisting of a...
Updated 2/12/07 to include SQL for computing movie prediction. Slugging my way through the Netflix challenge , I've come across a number of computational techniques of which I was previously unaware. One such technique, using the Pearson correlation coefficient to find similar movie raters, seems...