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bookcrossing

(ˈbʊkˌkrɒsɪŋ)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) the practice of deliberately leaving books in places where they will be found and read by other people
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Para evaluar los algoritmos de filtrado colaborativo que contiene la API de Apache Mahout se realizo el calculo de "Precision" y "Recall" (Exhaustividad) del dataset BookCrossing el cual contiene las calificaciones que varios usuarios han dado a diversos libros, este cuenta con 278858 usuarios, 1149780 calificaciones que han dado los usuarios a los libros y 271379 libros.
2, MovieLens dataset and BookCrossing dataset are used to evaluate the two algorithms to validate the effectiveness of knowledge transfer.
Years ago I took part in BookCrossing (bookcrossing.
Bookcrossing action, which promotes reading of books among residents and guests of Bishkek, has been launched in the framework of second socio-cultural action Bishkek - Literary Capital of the World on August 20.
BookCrossing [1,9] is recommender system which allows readers to discuss, review and share their interest.
Another innovative way to share and obtain books, for free, is available through bookcrossing.
A este respecto, es evidente que no es lo mismo (re)pensar al sujeto de la alfabetizacion como un lector informal, un alumno, un usuario de una biblioteca o como un simple cliente, y que los mediadores tienen por ello una gran responsabilidad Tal vez por eso las practicas mas interesantes son a menudo las "fronterizas" o "liminares", las que rebasan estos esquemas, por ejemplo, el escritor en el aula, el bookcrossing y tantas otras, es decir, cuando somos capaces de hacer una vida "anfibia" y de movernos con criterio de area.
Another national organization, the Freecycle Network, offers a similar service with high levels of participation, and BookCrossing is a global service that facilitates the abandonment and finding of books.
He introduced a small library to the pub about two years ago but has more recently made it "official" by signing up to Bookcrossing, a scheme where magical new worlds can open up, regardless of when the reader eventually catches up with the flow of the prose.
The project is vaguely similar to the delightful BookCrossing ( www.
A collaborative project supporting Japan's nationwide movement to promote literacy has been launched by BookCrossing Inc, a free book club, and Eset Corporation Eset Co Ltd, a media conglomerate based in Hiroshima, Japan.