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Data Compression and Recommendation Systems

Lecture no. 19 from the course: Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

Data Compression and Recommendation Systems

Taught by Professor Tim Chartier | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

Data compression is crucial for storing and transmitting digital images at a fraction of their original size. See how compression also improves online recommendations, as shown by the Netflix million dollar competition, which led to a new algorithm for personalized recommendations.


March 17, 2019