Blog Archives

A Word from the Engineers: Thanksgiving and Christmas are Different

By Robin Morris in A Word from the Engineers on January 31, 2013

blog image

Here in the engineering group at Baynote we had a big milestone at the end of 2012.  We successfully completed a major step of the platform updates we are putting together.  But more of that another time.  Here I want to look back at the last two months of last year, in terms the data we collect on e-commerce ... Read More »

Why Amazon and Netflix have it Easy

By Robin Morris in A Word from the Engineers on October 8, 2012

blog image

Product recommendations on websites came into the public consciousness because of their prevalent adoption and continued use by two high-profile sites – Netflix and Amazon.  Amazon was first with a homegrown solution that offered recommendations based on what others browsed or bought that matched items that you bought.  Netflix next offered suggestions for films you might be interested in watching, based on ... Read More »