Enabling Pro-Active User-Centered Recommender Systems: An Initial Evaluation

Dick C. A. Bulterman, Pablo Cesar, A. J. Jansen, Hendrik Knoche, William Seager
2007 Ninth IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia Workshops (ISMW 2007)  
Traditionally, an end-user has played only a passive role when viewing commercial media: he/she is expected to consume content, not interact with it. In this paper we explore advanced user interaction techniques in the home environment. One example of such advanced interaction is the creation of micro-personalized recommendations: messages that can be used as a basis for social sharing of third-party content. We describe a system for the distributed creation of micro-personal recommendations in
more » ... a consumer electronics setting and show initial user testing results.
doi:10.1109/ismw.2007.4475970 fatcat:o4o5qjax7ravvpcwqwlvkvgd3e