Retrevo Relies on Machine Learning to Challenge Amazon.com

One of Retrevo’s biggest values is its rating system, which lets users know which products are the best deal for whom, and whether a product is in danger of becoming obsolete. According to Retrevo co-founder Manish Rathi, the site is able to make such determinations by analyzing myriad specifications for each product and comparing it to the average price of similar products in that category. Essentially, he explained, you train the system to learn what a particular set of features means relative to its worth, and then determine what’s a fair value... Click Here to read more.