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P2P Techniques for Decentralized Applications by Manal El-Dick, Reza Akbarinia, Esther Pacitti

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CHAPTER 3

Recommendation Systems

The explosive growth of web-scale collaboration has increased the amount of information that is available to users. Therefore, people use a variety of strategies to search for contents and make choices about what to explore. Recommendation systems have emerged as software applications that help users to make choices. Recommendation systems have roots in information retrieval (IR). IR deals with searching for the contents that match a given query, and then retrieve those contents to the users. IR systems typically return a large number of responses that are related to a given query. Thus, users get overwhelmed and it becomes hard for them to find the most valuable and relevant contents.

In this chapter, we are ...

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