KI 2014: Advances in Artificial Intelligence: 37th Annual by Carsten Lutz, Michael Thielscher

By Carsten Lutz, Michael Thielscher

This ebook constitutes the refereed complaints of the thirty seventh Annual German convention on man made Intelligence, KI 2014, held in Stuttgart, Germany, in September 2014. The 24 revised complete papers provided including 7 brief papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from sixty two submissions. The papers are geared up in thematic themes on cognitive modeling, laptop imaginative and prescient, constraint delight, seek, and optimization, wisdom illustration and reasoning, desktop studying and information mining, making plans and scheduling.

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Blended Learning: Aligning Theory with Practices : 9th by Simon K.S. Cheung, Lam-for Kwok, Junjie Shang, Aihua Wang,

By Simon K.S. Cheung, Lam-for Kwok, Junjie Shang, Aihua Wang, Reggie Kwan

This publication constitutes the refereed complaints of the ninth foreign convention on combined studying, ICBL 2016, held in Beijing, China, in July 2016. The convention is previously referred to as overseas convention on Hybrid studying (ICHL)

The 34 papers provided have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from sixty one submissions. the chosen papers conceal quite a few elements on collaborative and interactive studying, content material improvement, open and versatile studying, evaluate and evaluate, pedagogical and mental matters, event in mixed studying, and techniques and solutions.

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How to Do Everything with Web 2.0 Mashups by Jesse Feiler

By Jesse Feiler

Want to supercharge your site with the newest looking out, mapping, purchasing, and imaging instruments? you can now construct remarkable mashups with aid from this step by step consultant. How to Do every thing with internet 2.0 Mashups exhibits you ways to remix the easiest of Google, Amazon, Flickr, and eBay to create personalized functions. you are going to learn how to use crucial net 2.0 technologies--including XML, JavaScript, XHTML, and REST--and seamlessly combine them into your personal cutting edge mashups.

  • Build dynamic mashups utilizing XML and JavaScript
  • Use MySQL with Hypertext Preprocessor to retrieve information from databases
  • Receive facts through RSS and Atom
  • Learn to take advantage of XMLHttpRequest, XML-RPC, leisure, and JSON
  • Structure your mashup pages utilizing XHTML
  • Incorporate Google looking out and mapping technologies
  • Integrate Amazon internet Services
  • Include Flickr pictures on your mashups
  • Tap into eBay instruments and map the destinations of eBay sellers
  • Successfully deal with a number of applied sciences on your mashups

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Displays: Fundamentals and Applications by Rolf R. Hainich, Oliver Bimber

By Rolf R. Hainich, Oliver Bimber

In the huge fields of optics, holography and digital fact, expertise keeps to evolve. screens: basics and purposes, moment version addresses these updates and discusses how real-time special effects and imaginative and prescient let the applying and screens of graphical 2nd and 3D content material.

This booklet explores intimately those technological advancements, in addition to the transferring concepts at the back of projection monitors, projector-camera platforms, stereoscopic and autostereoscopic monitors. This new version includes many updates and additions reflecting the adjustments in speedy constructing parts equivalent to holography and near-eye monitors for Augmented and digital fact applications.

Perfect for the scholar seeking to sharpen their constructing ability or the grasp refining their approach, Rolf Hainich and Oliver Bimber aid the reader comprehend the fundamentals of optics, mild modulation, visible notion, reveal applied sciences, and computer-generated holography. With virtually 500 illustrations monitors will aid the reader see the sphere of augmentation and digital truth reveal with new eyes.

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Intelligent Techniques for Web Personalization: IJCAI 2003 by Bamshad Mobasher, Sarabjot Singh Anand

By Bamshad Mobasher, Sarabjot Singh Anand

This booklet constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the second one Workshop on clever thoughts in internet Personalization, ITWP 2003, held in Acapulco, Mexico in August 2003 as a part of IJCAI 2003, the 18th foreign Joint convention on synthetic Intelligence.

The 17 revised complete papers awarded have been rigorously chosen and comprise prolonged types of a few of the papers awarded on the ITWP 2003 workshop in addition to a couple of invited chapters by way of major researchers within the box of clever strategies for internet Personalization. The papers are geared up in topical sections on consumer modelling, recommender platforms, allowing applied sciences, custom-made info entry, and platforms and applications.

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Interaction Design and Children by Juan Pablo Hourcade

By Juan Pablo Hourcade

Given the higher publicity of youngsters to computing device applied sciences, it's central that they be designed taking into consideration kid's talents, pursuits, and developmental wishes. interplay layout and kids goals to give a contribution in the direction of this objective via a survey of study on kid's cognitive and motor improvement, issues of safety on the topic of applied sciences and layout methodologies and rules. It additionally offers an outline of present examine tendencies within the box of interplay layout and youngsters and identifies demanding situations for destiny examine. interplay layout and kids is a tender box, however it has powerful foundations to construct on. many years of labor on baby improvement offer a place to begin. study on kid's motor talents can consultant the improvement of low-level interactions. An know-how of the hazards that applied sciences may well pose presents indications for parts to stick clear of. Following empirically dependent guidance can ease the best way. yet many demanding situations stay and interplay layout and kids is a priceless software if you happen to are looking to familiarize yourself with the sector in addition to for these seeking to wake up up to now with present learn on interplay layout and youngsters.

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Everyday Innovators: Researching the Role of Users in by Leslie Haddon, Enid Mante, Bartolomeo Sapio, Kari-Hans

By Leslie Haddon, Enid Mante, Bartolomeo Sapio, Kari-Hans Kommonen, Leopoldina Fortunati, Annevi Kant

Daily Innovators explores the energetic position of individuals, jointly and separately, in shaping using info and conversation applied sciences. It examines matters round buying and utilizing that wisdom of clients, how we must always conceptualise the position of clients and comprehend the types and obstacles in their participation. To what volume may still we expect of clients as being cutting edge and inventive? To what quantity is that this regimen or unheard of, restrained to specific team of clients or a part of many people’s adventure of applied sciences? the place does the character of the ICT or the particularities of its layout impose constraints at the lively position that clients can play of their interplay with units and companies? the place do the horizons and orientations of the clients impression or restrict what they need and anticipate in their ICTs and the way they use them? This publication allows a cross-fertilisation of views from various disciplines and goals to supply new insights into the position of clients, drawing out either utilized and theoretical implications

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Mobile Networks and Management: First International by Kostas Pentikousis, Oliver Blume, Ramon Agüero, Symeon

By Kostas Pentikousis, Oliver Blume, Ramon Agüero, Symeon Papavassiliou

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This quantity constitutes the refereed court cases of the 1st foreign ICST convention on cellular Networks and administration, held in Athens, Greece, in the course of October 2009. The eight revised complete papers and five brief papers offered have been rigorously reviewed and chosen. they're prepared in topical sections on handovers in multi-access networks, context and connection administration, destiny net, instant networking, in addition to algorithms and purposes.

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Advances in Visual Computing: 10th International Symposium, by George Bebis, Richard Boyle, Bahram Parvin, Darko Koracin,

By George Bebis, Richard Boyle, Bahram Parvin, Darko Koracin, Ryan McMahan, Jason Jerald, Hui Zhang, Steven Drucker, Kambhamettu Chandra, El Choubassi Maha, Zhigang Deng, Mark Carlson

The quantity set LNCS 8887 and 8888 constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the tenth overseas Symposium on visible Computing, ISVC 2014, held in Las Vegas, NV, united states. The seventy four revised complete papers and fifty five poster papers awarded including 39 distinctive music papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from greater than 280 submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections: half I (LNCS 8887) contains computational bioimaging, special effects; movement, monitoring, characteristic extraction and matching, segmentation, visualization, mapping, modeling and floor reconstruction, unmanned self sustaining structures, scientific imaging, monitoring for human job tracking, clever transportation structures, visible belief and robot platforms. half II (LNCS 8888) includes subject matters reminiscent of computational bioimaging , popularity, desktop imaginative and prescient, functions, face processing and popularity, digital truth, and the poster sessions.

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Balanced Website Design by Dave Lawrence

By Dave Lawrence

Real web design is a brand new method that fuses conventional strengths of dependent, stepped, and iterative methods to layout and implementation, sharply targeted all through a venture on defining and reaching the specified function, usability and aesthetic features – that are crucial necessities of any web site. This e-book deals sensible dialogue of recent views on usability and aesthetics, and a down-to-earth, dependent method of designing an internet site or educating site design.

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