The vast amount of information available on the Internet, coupled with the diversity
of user information needs, have urged the development of personalized systems that
are capable of distinguishing one user from the other in order to provide content, services
and information tailored to individual users. Recommender Systems (RS) form
a special category of such personalized systems and aim to predict user’s preferences
based on her previous behavior.
Overview of Copyrights in Sound Recordings a. Performing Rights Organizations; the PRO’s b. Record Companies Introduction to Internet Radio and Digital Copyright Law a. Internet Radio and the Technology that Drives it b. Digital Copyright Law i. The Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings Act of 1995 and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 ii. Subsequent Changes and Current Royalty Rates The Current Business Outlook for Webcasters Conclusion a. Shape Royalty Rates to Better Fulfill the Goals of the DPRSRA b. ...
Even if this approach provides insights about potential target country markets, no information is provided on the
within-country consumers‘ heterogeneity and their response to marketing efforts. In this context it has to be stated
that the globalization of consumer markets and the global acceptance of products and brands lead to a
globalization of consumers‘ behaviors and attitudes.
With an emphasis on the potential for disruption and change, there is in such writing a
characterisation of the consumer of counterfeits that employs a binary opposition
between the ‘normal’ or legitimate world and the ‘abnormal’ or oppositional
practices. For example, sociological research on file sharing through peer-to-peer
(P2P) networks, internet exchange of pirated music, films and software along with
digital rights management (DRM) hacks, represents users as part of a distinctive
subculture (e.g. Condry, 2004; Giesler and Pohlmann, 2003)....
MyLifeBits is a system that began in 2001 to explore the use of SQL to store all personal information found
in PCs. The system initially focused on capturing and storing scanned and encoded archival material e.g.
articles, books, music, photos, and video as well as everything born digital e.g. office documents, email,
digital photos. It evolved to have a goal of storing everything that could be captured.