Collaborative filtering tutorial by NetflixI got this from my collaborator Alice Zheng, a lecture about collaborative filtering by Xavier Amatriain from Netflix at the MLSS summer school organized by Alex Smola at CMU:
Deep learning @ SpotifyI got the following from my colleague Zach Nation: An Interesting blog post from Spotify about convolutional neural networks usage to learn latest factors for collaborative filtering. And here is the related NIPS paper.
Cloud Service @ Databricks
Just recently Databricks has announced their business model: cloud service running Apache spark.
Here is the keynote at the Spark summit: