Recommender systems like Netflix are some of the most complex algorithms people interact with every day. They take the preferences of thousands of other individuals and search to find other people with similar interests to you so they can suggest new movies you are most likely to pay for. The problem now is apparently they are very good at individuals but not at distinguishing different individuals within the same household...there's always room for improvement.

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