With deficits lands another application in the App Store, users a “personalized magazine would offer the iPad, the contents of which correspond to the respective interests. Deficits pursues a different approach than, say, Paper-board and is not directly through contacts in social networks linked articles are the, but uses its own software for text-pre-selection and fine adjustment by the reading habits of the user.
As a feed reader is also not deficits, but the app a first personalization allows the optional entry of a Twitter user name and allowing access to their own parked on Google Reader feeds. The areas of interest taken from these accounts deficits lies in categories that the user can correct or extend its own discretion.
The app will learn from the further use of the reader’s preferences and customize the product selection accordingly – for example on the preferred subject area, article type or article length. Viewed article shows deficits within the app (mostly) in full text, open alternative to these in an integrated browser window. Users can also vote directly on whether he is interested or not the selected articles.
The information collected from the user reading habits, information wants to use deficits for the Show as targeted advertising – user data, according to the Canadian company but not to others. The software to article selection arises from the Laboratory for Computer Intelligence at the University of British Columbia.
Deficits is free and only for the iPad capable fighting currently, but with server problems and provides content in some cases very slowly It dar. would additional server set up to eliminate the problem, said deficits a few hours on their own Twitter account.