Dating eHarmony – attribute based matching. (eHarmony couples 35% more likely than other married couples to report that they enjoy spending time together.) Woome
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BioLog System Architecture Figure 5. BioLog: PubMed Recording, Reasoning and Recommending (R3) Navigation Assistant Pilot Study
“Interactive” Shopping Suggests Items Upload Text/VIDEO reviews Answers questions Chats with shopper Convinces shopper Receives reward on sale Searched or Abandoned Items Views Suggestions Adds to Wishlist Sets Price Alert Asks Questions Adds to Wishlist Sets Price Alert Asks Questions Chats with expert Suggestors Rates reviews and suggestions Buys the product Invite friends Becomes Loyal Suggestor/Shopper Experts & InfluencersShoppers Invite friends Experts: not big name famous -- small folks w/some cred: Friends Stay home moms Professionals Online Shoppers on the Web, Facebook, MySpace Offline Shoppers with cell phone
Informaticians’ Job Who are the experts. How can we capture, encode, archive, index and retrieve human knowledge. How can the knowledge be efficiently exchanged for collaboration. Can the machines be entrusted to make connections and decisions for us.