Category Archives: Algorithm

Global content: Netflix sees into our collective soul

More takeaway on content from Netflix CFO David Wells’ visit with Morgan Stanley this week: Netflix will double the number of original shows and movies it produces with the goal of having 40 original programs each year. Content Chief Ted … Continue reading

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The Human Side of Netflix’s Matching Algorithm

I have written a lot about Netflix’s matching algorithm, dubbed “Cinematch” by the founding team. I did not know the company still uses humans to tag and rate aspects of movies and TV shows. It’s kind of amazing that they have … Continue reading

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