CHIC: a combination-based recommendation system

@inproceedings{Vartak2013CHICAC,
  title={CHIC: a combination-based recommendation system},
  author={Manasi Vartak and Samuel Madden},
  booktitle={SIGMOD Conference},
  year={2013}
}
Current recommender systems are focused largely on recommending items based on similarity. For instance, Netflix can recommend movies similar to previously viewed movies, and Amazon can recommend items based on ratings of similar users. Although similarity-based recommendation works well for books and movies, it provides an incomplete solution for items such as clothing or furniture which are inherently used in combination with other items of the same type, e.g., shirt with pants, and desk with… CONTINUE READING