The wonderful world of recommender systems

Giving an overview of the field and common paradigms, and debunking five common myths about recommender systems.

October 2, 2015

Applying the Traction Book’s Bullseye framework to BCRecommender

Ranking 19 channels with the goal of getting traction for BCRecommender.

September 24, 2014

Bandcamp recommendation and discovery algorithms

The recommendation backend for my BCRecommender service for personalised Bandcamp music discovery.

September 19, 2014

Building a recommender system on a shoestring budget (or: BCRecommender part 2 – general system layout)

Iterating on my BCRecommender service with the goal of keeping costs low while providing a valuable music recommendation service.

September 7, 2014

Building a Bandcamp recommender system (part 1 – motivation)

My motivation behind building BCRecommender, a free recommendation & discovery service for Bandcamp music.

August 30, 2014