Shafi Bashar and Alex Gillmor, Machine Learning Engineers
- May 7, 2018
Here at Yelp our core mission is to connect users with great local businesses. On the engineering side, that requires us to tackle big data and machine learning problems. One of the natural ways to apply machine learning to our core mission is to deliver relevant and personalized business recommendations. This helps us deliver great content to users. For example, we can let users know when a hot and new coffee shop we think they will love opens in their neighborhood through push notifications or features like collections. This is an area of active research and development at Yelp, and...