History fifth. Big Data for the entertainment industry
Netflix owes much of its success to algorithms that analyze user data and help make movie recommendations. The recommendation system affects 80% of the generated content. The company paid $1 million to the developer of an algorithm that predicts user preferences based on previous views. Netflix uses the algorithm to save $1 billion a year on customer retention.
History sixth. Blockchain for the offline economy
According to a survey by Deloitte, 34% of large companies in one way or another already use blockchain in their activities. Blockchain is an infrastructure for machine interaction and a space for data exchange. Continue reading