Client-side recommendations for broadcasters: a new approach


Content personalization is currently offered by many two-way TV services (e.g., IPTV, OTT), where the return channel — i.e. the communication from the user’s set-top box (STB) to the service provider — allows a centralized system to identify and monitor the user’s actions in order to generate personalized recommendations.

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ContentWise editorial in Broadcast Pro ME: Helping Viewers and Operators


The latest issue of Broadcast Pro ME features an editorial titled “Helping viewers discover content and operators increase sales”. Here’s a link to the online edition:

It’s a very high-level piece in which I try to paint, in broad strokes, a …  Read more »

Assisted content planning: using recommendation engines to improve catalog performance


We typically use a recommender system to estimate which content items are likely to match a user’s taste and recommend them, based on her implicit or explicit interests. In its simplest implementation, the recommender system works on a defined content catalog of …  Read more »

Moviri at Career Event, Politecnico di Milano


Moviri took part in Career Event at Politecnico di Milano “Trovare lavoro nelle piccole e medie imprese”. The event was held on November 9th  2011 from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm at Bovisa Broggi Campus in Milan (Building BL27, via Lambruschini 4).

Moviri speech was at 10.30 …  Read more »

Goodbye Neptuny, welcome Movìri


Dear All,

if you have come across this short piece of writing you’ve probably just laid your eyes on one of the announcements with a headline like “BMC buys Neptuny”.

Today BMC Software (NYSE: BMC) acquired Caplan, the capacity management product that recently gained tremendous market …  Read more »