Mixpanel Trends. #LeWeb12 Avec Taxibeat on ne choisit plus un taxi, on choisit l'homme qu'on nous recommande. CHART OF THE DAY: Android Is Totally Blowing Away The Competition. Continue to Business Insider » You will be redirected in seconds. Alfred, The iOS Butler, Serves Up Serendipity On A Silver Platter. Back in July I wrote about a nifty iPhone app called Alfred.
It’s a sort of Yelp meets Pandora: you tell it what kind of restaurants you like, and then it tries to make some solid recommendations. Today Clever Sense, the company behind Alfred, is sharing some early stats — and they’re looking good. Thus far the application has given 7 million recommendations to users in less than three months. And users have ‘Liked’ two million venues within the application (you can use a Pandora-esque thumbs up or down to further train the app’s suggestions).