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Web User Profile Using XUL and Information Retrieval Techniques

Author(s): Dan MUNTEANU

Journal: Annals of Dunarea de Jos
ISSN 1221-454X

Volume: 31;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 18;
Date: 2008;
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Keywords: web user profile | Firefox extension | term weighted vector space model | document representation

This paper presents the importance of user profile in information retrieval, information filtering and recommender systems using explicit and implicit feedback. A Firefox extension (based on XUL) used for gathering data needed to infer a web user profile and an example file with collected data are presented. Also an algorithm for creating and updating the user profile and keeping track of a fixed number k of subjects of interest is presented.
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