By John Suler
By John Suler
By Tegawendé F. Bissyandé,Gertjan van Stam
This e-book constitutes the completely refereed complaints of the fifth overseas convention on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for constructing international locations, AFRICOMM 2013, held in Blantyre, Malawi, in November 2013. The 32 revised complete papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from ninety four submissions. The papers talk about matters and traits, resent learn, innovation advances and on-the-field reports concerning e-governance, e-infrastructure, and e-business with a spotlight on constructing countries.
By Ronald Böck,Francesca Bonin,Nick Campbell,Ronald Poppe
This booklet constitutes the completely refereed post-workshop lawsuits of the second one Workshop on Multimodal Analyses allowing synthetic brokers in Human interplay, MA3HMI 2014, held along with INTERSPEECH 2014, in Singapore, Singapore, on September 14th, 2014.
The nine revised papers offered including a keynote speak have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from a variety of submissions. they're prepared in sections: human-machine interplay and dialogs and speech recognition.
By Alessandro De Gloria
By Raphael Cohen-Almagor
By Therese Tierney
Social media is restructuring city practices–through ad-hoc experimentation, advertisement software program improvement, and groups of participation. This ebook is the 1st to contemplate how practices contained inside of social media are located inside of a bigger family tree of public house, together with theories of communal id, civitas and democracy, the fete, and self-expression. via empirical examine, the particular social practices of individuals of networked publics are defined and analyzed.
Documenting how on-line counterpublics use the net to transmit categorized pictures, mobilize activists, and problem the established order, Tierney argues that on-line actions don't cease in on-line conversations; they're bodily grounded via cellular GPS coordinates that are then remodeled into actions in actual space—the highway, the plaza, the areas the place humans have usually collected to illustrate and convey their evaluations publicly.
By Mark Y. Herring
By Berrin Beasley,Mitchell Haney
By Danielle Newnham
This publication describes the studies and successes of woman innovators and marketers within the nonetheless mostly male-dominated tech-world in twenty candid interviews. It highlights the various lifestyles and profession tales that lead those girls to the head positions within the know-how that they're in now.
Interviewees contain CEOs, founders, and inventors from a large spectrum of tech firms throughout sectors as various as cellular know-how, e-commerce, on-line schooling, and games. Interviewer Danielle Newnham, a cellular startup and e-commerce entrepreneur herself in addition to a web neighborhood organizer, provides the insights, instructive anecdotes, and recommendation shared together with her within the interviews, together with tales approximately elevating capital for one’s start-up, and in regards to the hindrances those girls encountered and the way they overcame them.
This well timed booklet can be of serious curiosity to an individual operating in tech or seeking to get into the undefined, and extra mostly: to each person desirous to find out how they could give a contribution to leveling the sector of occupational chance and to strengthening groups and corporations via advantage and diversity.
By Robert Krimmer,Melanie Volkamer,Jordi Barrat,Josh Benaloh,Nicole Goodman,Peter Y. A. Ryan,Vanessa Teague
This booklet constitutes the completely refereed convention complaints of the 1st foreign Joint convention on digital balloting, E-Vote-ID 2016, held in Bregenz, Austria, in October 2016.
The 14 complete papers provided have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from fifty seven submissions. They signify quite a lot of technological proposals for various vote casting settings (be it in polling stations, distant balloting or maybe cellular balloting) and case experiences from assorted international locations already utilizing digital vote casting or having performed first trial elections.