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User interface design & usability books

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Topics in Theoretical Computer Science Second IFIP WG 1.8 International Conference, TTCS 2017, Tehran, Iran, September 12-14, 2017, Proceedings by Mohammad Mousavi Topics in Theoretical Computer Science Second IFIP WG 1.8 International Conference, TTCS 2017, Tehran, Iran, September 12-14, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second IFIP WG 1.8 International Conference on Topics in Theoretical Computer Science, TTCS 2017, held in Tehran, Iran, in September 2017. The 8 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Simulation-Based Usability Evaluation of Spoken and Multimodal Dialogue Systems by Stefan Hillmann Simulation-Based Usability Evaluation of Spoken and Multimodal Dialogue Systems

The improvement affects the prediction of dialogue metrics that are related to dialogue efficiency and dialogue effectiveness.Furthermore, the book describes a parameter-based data model, as well as a related framework.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Applications of Cognitive Computing Systems and IBM Watson 8th IBM Collaborative Academia Research Exchange by Danish Contractor Applications of Cognitive Computing Systems and IBM Watson 8th IBM Collaborative Academia Research Exchange

This book presents reports and methods that demonstrate the ease with which cognitive applications can be built using IBM Watson application program interfaces (APIs). It includes application reports from two IBM Watson API-based competitions - Hackathon (24 hours) and a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Smart Homes and Their Users by Tom Hargreaves, Charlie Wilson Smart Homes and Their Users
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Smart home technologies promise to transform domestic comfort, convenience, security and leisure while also reducing energy use. But delivering on these potentially conflicting promises depends on how they are adopted and used in homes. This book starts by developing a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Designing for Happiness by Pamela Pavliscak Designing for Happiness

In this book, Pamela Pavliscak-design researcher and adviser to Fortune 500 companies-explains how positive design brings together the latest thinking in positive psychology, quantified self, practical ethics, and emotional design.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2017

Hacking Product Design by Austin Govella Hacking Product Design

Implementing website and app design is no longer a problem, but all too often, collaboration often is. This practical guide provides tools and activities to facilitate collaborative design on UX design teams.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2017

Evaluation in the Crowd. Crowdsourcing and Human-Centered Experiments Dagstuhl Seminar 15481, Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, November 22 - 27, 2015, Revised Contributions by Daniel Archambault Evaluation in the Crowd. Crowdsourcing and Human-Centered Experiments Dagstuhl Seminar 15481, Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, November 22 - 27, 2015, Revised Contributions

As the outcome of the Dagstuhl Seminar 15481 on Crowdsourcing and Human-Centered Experiments, this book is a primer for computer science researchers who intend to use crowdsourcing technology for human centered experiments.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

UX for the Web by Marli Ritter, Cara Winterbottom UX for the Web
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Learn how UX and design thinking can make your site stand out from the rest of the internet. About This Book * Learn everything you need to know about UX for your Web Design. * Design B2B, B2C websites that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

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Simulated Evolution and Learning 11th International Conference, SEAL 2017, Shenzhen, China, November 10-13, 2017, Proceedings by Yuhui Shi Simulated Evolution and Learning 11th International Conference, SEAL 2017, Shenzhen, China, November 10-13, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, SEAL 2017, held in Shenzhen, China, in November 2017. They were organized in topical sections named: evolutionary optimisation; evolutionary multiobjective optimisation; evolutionary machine learning;
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2017

Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence 7th International Conference, PReMI 2017, Kolkata, India, December 5-8, 2017, Proceedings by B. Uma Shankar Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence 7th International Conference, PReMI 2017, Kolkata, India, December 5-8, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence, PReMI 2017,held in Kolkata, India, in December 2017.The total of 86 full papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 293...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/11/2017

Natural Interaction in Medical Training Tools and Applications by Alberto Del Bimbo, Andrea Ferracani, Daniele Pezzatini, Lorenzo Seidenari Natural Interaction in Medical Training Tools and Applications
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This book covers state of the art techniques for health personnel training using natural interfaces, immersive systems and serious games paradigms.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Understanding Interaction The Art and Craft of Designing Interfaces for Our Technological Environment by Bert Bongers Understanding Interaction The Art and Craft of Designing Interfaces for Our Technological Environment

This book brings together perspectives and knowledge from a wide range of disciplines. It defines and explains what actually happens in the interaction between people and technology as a basis for the design and implementation of better interfaces. The book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

ICTs for Improving Patients Rehabilitation Research Techniques Third International Workshop, REHAB 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, October 1-2, 2015, Revised Selected Papers by Habib M. Fardoun ICTs for Improving Patients Rehabilitation Research Techniques Third International Workshop, REHAB 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, October 1-2, 2015, Revised Selected Papers

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the Third International Workshop on ICTs for Improving Patients Rehabilitation Research Techniques, REHAB 2015, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in October 2015.The 15 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/12/2017

Bankruptcy Prediction through Soft Computing based Deep Learning Technique by Arindam Chaudhuri, Soumya K Ghosh Bankruptcy Prediction through Soft Computing based Deep Learning Technique
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This book proposes complex hierarchical deep architectures (HDA) for predicting bankruptcy, a topical issue for business and corporate institutions that in the past has been tackled using statistical, market-based and machine-intelligence prediction models.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/12/2017

The Algorithmic Dimension FIve Artists in Conversation by Francesca Franco The Algorithmic Dimension FIve Artists in Conversation

This book explores the history of pioneering computer art and its contribution to the broader field of contemporary art from the 1960s to the present. The history is exemplified in the creative work of five pioneers of computer art -...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Museum Experience Design Crowds, Ecosystems and Novel Technologies by Arnold Vermeeren Museum Experience Design Crowds, Ecosystems and Novel Technologies

This state-of-the-art book explores the implications of contemporary trends that are shaping the future of museum experiences. In four separate sections, it looks into how museums are developing dialogical relationships with their audiences, reaching out beyond their local communities to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

Digital Hampi: Preserving Indian Cultural Heritage by Anupama Mallik Digital Hampi: Preserving Indian Cultural Heritage

The book represents the culmination of a hugely successful heritage preservation project initiated by the Government of India's Department of Science and Technology. It presents extensive research on the digital preservation of the history, mythology, art, architecture and culture of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/12/2017

User Experience Foundations by Nick Voil User Experience Foundations

This book provides a reasoned and authoritative description of what user experience (UX) is, why it works, what tools and techniques are involved, and how it fits in the software development process, in line with the BCS Foundation Certificate in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/01/2018

Interaction Design From Concept to Completion by Jamie (Northumbria University, UK) Steane, Joyce (Northumbria University, UK) Yee Interaction Design From Concept to Completion
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Interaction Design explores common pitfalls, effective workflows and innovative development techniques in contemporary interaction design by tracking projects from initial idea to the critical and commercial reception of the finished project. The book is divided into six chapters, each focusing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

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Frontiers in Pen and Touch Impact of Pen and Touch Technology on Education by Tracy (Texas A & M University) Hammond Frontiers in Pen and Touch Impact of Pen and Touch Technology on Education

The content of the book is derived from the 2016 Conference on Pen and Touch Technology on Education (CPTTE). Chapters written by academic practitioners provide stories of success for ink, including multimedia content creation and increasing student engagement.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2017 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Mumbai, India, September 25-29, 2017, Proceedings, Part IV by Regina Bernhaupt Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2017 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Mumbai, India, September 25-29, 2017, Proceedings, Part IV

The four-volume set LNCS 10513-10516 constitutes the proceedings of the 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, INTERACT 2017, held in Mumbai, India, in September 2017. The contributions are organized in topical sections named: Part I: adaptive design...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2017 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Mumbai, India, September 25-29, 2017, Proceedings, Part I by Regina Bernhaupt Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2017 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Mumbai, India, September 25-29, 2017, Proceedings, Part I

The four-volume set LNCS 10513-10516 constitutes the proceedings of the 16th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, INTERACT 2017, held in Mumbai, India, in September 2017. information on demand, on the move, and gesture interaction; interaction at the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

Companion Technology A Paradigm Shift in Human-Technology Interaction by Susanne Biundo Companion Technology A Paradigm Shift in Human-Technology Interaction

Future technical systems will be companion systems, competent assistants that provide their functionality in a completely individualized way, adapting to a user's capabilities, preferences, requirements, and current needs, and taking into account both the emotional state and the situation of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/09/2017

Bridging People and Sound 12th International Symposium, CMMR 2016, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 5-8, 2016, Revised Selected Papers by Mitsuko Aramaki Bridging People and Sound 12th International Symposium, CMMR 2016, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 5-8, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference of the 12th International Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, CMMR 2016, held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in July 2016.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/09/2017

This is Service Design Doing by Marc Stinkdorn, Markus Edgar Hormess, Adam Lawrence, Jakob Schneider This is Service Design Doing
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How can you establish a customer-centric culture in an organization? This is the first comprehensive book on how to actually do service design to improve the quality and the interaction between service providers and customers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Brain-Computer Interface Research A State-of-the-Art Summary 6 by Christoph Guger Brain-Computer Interface Research A State-of-the-Art Summary 6

This book presents compact and informative descriptions of the most promising new projects in brain-computer interface (BCI) research. This volume also introduces a new type of contribution, namely a chapter Trends in BCI Research that summarizes a top trend in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/09/2017

State of the Art in Digital Media and Applications by Rae Earnshaw State of the Art in Digital Media and Applications

This book presents the user-facing aspects of digital media, from the web and computer games, to mobile technologies and social media, and demonstrates how these are continuously growing and developing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

New Perspectives in End-User Development by Fabio Paterno New Perspectives in End-User Development

This book provides an in-depth insight into the emerging paradigm of End-User Development (EUD), discussing the diversity and potential for creating effective environments for end users.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Computing in Smart Toys by Jeff K. T. Tang Computing in Smart Toys

The goal of this book is to crystallize the emerging mobile computing technologies and trends into positive efforts to focus on the most promising solutions in services computing.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering 14th International Conference, CDVE 2017, Mallorca, Spain, September 17-20, 2017, Proceedings by Yuhua Luo Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering 14th International Conference, CDVE 2017, Mallorca, Spain, September 17-20, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering, CDVE 2017, held in Mallorca, Spain, in September 2017.The 31 full papers presented in this book together with 4 short papers were carefully...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/08/2017

Reachability Problems 11th International Workshop, RP 2017, London, UK, September 7-9, 2017, Proceedings by Matthew Hague Reachability Problems 11th International Workshop, RP 2017, London, UK, September 7-9, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Reachability Problems, RP 2017, held in London, UK, in September 2017.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2017

DNA Computing and Molecular Programming 23rd International Conference, DNA 23, Austin, TX, USA, September 24-28, 2017, Proceedings by Robert Brijder DNA Computing and Molecular Programming 23rd International Conference, DNA 23, Austin, TX, USA, September 24-28, 2017, Proceedings

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 23th International Conference on DNA Computing and Molecular Programming, DNA 23, held Austin, TX, USA, in September 2017.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

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