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From Gökhan Çapan <gkhn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Taste-GenericItemBasedRecommender
Date Fri, 04 Dec 2009 20:14:02 GMT
Yeah, you are right. I also think it must be the online part of the
algorithm.

On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 9:45 PM, Ted Dunning <ted.dunning@gmail.com> wrote:

> You are correct that only a little bit of A'A is used for any given user's
> recommendation, but it is the columns that correspond to their history, not
> the rows.  This doesn't matter much to get this wrong if A'A is still
> symmetrical, but getting it right can make your code less confusing for
> others and if you limit the number of non-zero elements in each row of A'A,
> then it becomes important to keep track of which is which.
>
> On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 12:57 AM, Gökhan Çapan <gkhncpn@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > ith row of the matrix A'A contains all items and their similarity degrees
> > to
> > the item that is represented at ith column of the matrix A.
> > I guess it is enough using only a subset of A'A at the final step, that
> is,
> > the rows which represent the items that are in active user's history.
> > btw, I also want to contribute to that implementation, if we can decide
> the
> > algorithm.
> >
> > --
> Ted Dunning, CTO
> DeepDyve
>



-- 
Gökhan Çapan

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