Latest Netflix Prize Stories

2009-08-12 13:25:00

Netflix Inc is already indicating there will be another $1 million challenge to improve its system of recommending movies that subscribers may enjoy, even though the DVD rental company has yet to announce the first winner.

2009-08-11 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In a true photo-finish, Opera Solutions, a global management consulting firm, in partnership with two other high-ranked teams ("The Ensemble"), recently edged out a Bell Labs/Yahoo consortium in the largest and most prestigious global analytics competition ever.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.