Category: User Experience Usability

Download E-books Fundamentals of NeuroIS: Information Systems and the Brain (Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics) PDF

This authored quantity offers the basics of NeuroIS, that is an rising subfield in the details platforms self-discipline that uses neuroscience and neurophysiological instruments and data to raised comprehend the advance, use, and effect of data and communique applied sciences. This booklet is an preliminary consultant to this new examine area. the objective viewers basically contains PhD scholars and researchers, however the booklet can also be worthy for graduate scholars and practitioners.

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Download E-books Persuasive Technology - Persuasive, Motivating, Empowering Videogames: 9th International Conference, PERSUASIVE 2014, Padua, Italy, May 21-23, 2014. Proceedings (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) PDF

This ebook constitutes the refereed court cases of the ninth overseas convention on Persuasive know-how, PERSUASIVE 2014, held in Padua, Italy, in might 2014. The 27 revised complete papers and 12 revised brief papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from fifty eight submissions. as well as the topics of persuasive expertise handled within the past variations of the convention, this version highlighted a different topic, i.e. persuasive, motivating, empowering videogames.

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Download E-books RoboCup 2001: Robot Soccer World Cup V (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) PDF

RoboCup 2001, the 5th robotic global Cup football video games and meetings, used to be held from August 2-10, 2001, on the Washington country conference and alternate heart in Seattle, united states. just like the prior overseas RoboCup occasions - RoboCup ninety seven in Nagoya, Japan; RoboCup ninety eight in Paris, France; RoboCup ninety nine in Stockholm, Sweden; and RoboCup 2000 in Melbourne, Australia - RoboCup 2001 incorporated a symposium in addition to a number of robot competitions. either elements, the symposium and the tournaments, are documented during this publication. The symposium bought over eighty submissions of which 18 have been chosen for complete presentation, i. e. , a conversation on the symposium and a 10-page contribution to this booklet, and forty have been chosen as posters, i. e. , a poster presentation on the s- posium and a 6-page contribution to this e-book. one of the complete shows, ?ve have been chosen as ?nalists for the Scienti?c and the Engineering problem Awards. those ?ve papers are awarded individually within the moment bankruptcy of this e-book. The Scienti?c problem Award went to the contribution "A keep watch over strategy for Humanoid Biped strolling with restricted Torque" by means of Fuminori - masaki, Ken Endo, Minoru Asada, and Hiroaki Kitano. The Engineering Ch- lenge Award used to be given to the paper "A speedy imaginative and prescient approach for center dimension Robots in RoboCup" through M. Jamzad, B. S. Sadjad, V. S. Mirrokni, M. Kazemi, R. Ghorbani, A. Foroughnassiraei, H. Chitsaz, and A. Heydarnoori. The s- posium additionally featured an invited speak by means of Prof.

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Download E-books Verteilte Führungsinformationssysteme (German Edition) PDF

Basierend auf ihrer 40-jährigen Erfahrung beschreiben Wissenschaftler Konzepte und Einzelaspekte der Gestaltung von Führungsinformationssystemen – eine der zentralen Aufgaben in der Bundeswehr und bei Organisationen mit Sicherheitsaufgaben (z. B. Polizei, Rettungswesen). In ihren Beiträgen reflektieren die Autoren Probleme bei der Vernetzung unterschiedlicher Systeme. Dazu werden Informationsstrukturen und Prozesse untersucht, Systemarchitekturen ausgewertet und kombiniert sowie Laborstudien und Feldversuche beschrieben.

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Download E-books Universal Usability: Designing Computer Interfaces for Diverse User Populations PDF

Universal Usability is the idea that of designing desktop interfaces which are effortless for all clients to make use of. it's a idea which many decry as elusive, most unlikely, or impractical, yet this e-book, which addresses usability concerns for a couple of varied consumer teams, proves that there's no challenge in interface layout that can't be solved, or not less than superior upon. people with cognitive, motor, and perceptual impairments, in addition to older, more youthful, and economically deprived clients, face quite a few advanced demanding situations whilst interacting with pcs. notwithstanding, with person involvement, stable layout perform, and thorough trying out, computing device interfaces should be effectively constructed for any consumer inhabitants.

This e-book, that includes key chapters via Human-Computer interplay luminaries reminiscent of Jonathan Lazar, Ron Baecker, Allison Druin, Ben Shneiderman, Brad Myers and Jenny Preece, examines leading edge and groundbreaking learn and perform, and gives a realistic assessment of a few profitable tasks that have addressed a necessity for those particular person populations. Chapters during this publication tackle issues together with age range, financial variety, language variety, visible impairment, and spinal wire accidents. numerous of those trailblazing initiatives within the e-book are among the 1st to ascertain usability matters for clients with Down Syndrome, clients with Amnesia, clients with Autism Spectrum problems, and clients with Alzheimer's affliction, and insurance extends to tasks the place a number of different types of wishes are addressed.

These chapters characterize real-world tasks, being conducted on assorted continents. The authors of the chapters additionally signify diversity—interface researchers and software program builders in college, commercial, and govt settings. within the useful spirit of the ebook, bankruptcy authors offer directions and proposals for these trying comparable tasks, in addition to implications for various stakeholders similar to policymakers, researchers, and architects. excellent for college students of HCI and person Interface layout, and crucial interpreting for usability practitioners, this attention-grabbing number of real-world tasks demonstrates that computing device interfaces can really be designed to satisfy the desires of any type of user.

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Download E-books Intelligent Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques: 14th International Conference, SoMet 2015, Naples, Italy, September 15-17, 2015. Proceedings ... in Computer and Information Science) PDF

This publication constitutes the simplest papers choice from the complaints of the 14th foreign convention on clever software program Methodologies, instruments and strategies, SoMeT 2015, held in Naples, Italy, in September 2015.

The forty seven complete papers provided including one brief paper have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 118 submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on embedded and cellular software program structures, thought and alertness; real-time structures; requirement engineering, high-assurance and checking out procedure; social networks and large info; cloud computing and semantic internet; synthetic intelligence recommendations and clever method layout; software program improvement and integration; safeguard and software program methodologies for trustworthy software program layout; new software program options in photograph processing and special effects; software program functions platforms for scientific health and wellbeing care.

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Download E-books Information Technology for Knowledge Management PDF

As we procedure the start of the 21 st century, we're starting to see the emer­ gence of data administration as a traditional evolution of the focal point and value of caliber within the Eighties and reengineering within the I 990s. caliber put an enormous em­ phasis on getting all staff to take advantage of their brainpower larger. Reengineering em­ phasized using know-how to streamline enterprise approaches and take out expenditures. With the teachings of caliber and reengineering firmly embedded in our daily op­ erations (continual rate containment and better caliber is a fashion of life), companies are actually turning their cognizance to development. progress is a typical pursuit. consumers are calling for it. monetary markets are calling for it. staff are requesting it simply because they need a thrilling and stimu­ lating setting during which to paintings. If a company does not develop, it's going to ultimately die simply because wisdom staff ofthe 21 st century will not are looking to paintings with or for a enterprise that isn't transforming into. expert staff have lots of concepts to choose between as call for for wisdom staff escalates all over the world.

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Download E-books Suchmaschinen: User Experience, Usability und nutzerzentrierte Website-Gestaltung ( (German Edition) PDF

By Sonja Monika Quirmbach

Die Optimierung der Usability und consumer event einer Suchmaschine ist foundation für die erfolgreiche Entwicklung von web content. In dem Buch wird gezeigt, welche Methoden eingesetzt werden, um den Suchprozess zu optimieren, wo typische Probleme auftreten und wie sich diese auf die consumer adventure auswirken. Das Buch leistet Hilfestellung bei Live-Tests mit verschiedenen Versionen, bei der wirtschaftlichen Betrachtung und der Erstellung von stories mit net Analytics. Best-Practice-Beispiele helfen sowohl Einsteigern als auch Experten bei der Umsetzung.

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Download E-books Persuasive Technology: 10th International Conference, PERSUASIVE 2015, Chicago, IL, USA, June 3-5, 2015, Proceedings (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) PDF

This e-book constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the tenth overseas convention on Persuasive expertise, PERSUASIVE 2015, held in Chicago, IL, united states in June 2015. the nineteen revised complete papers and five revised brief papers provided have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from forty-one submissions. The papers are grouped in topical sections on realizing participants, empowering participants and realizing and empowering groups.

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