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  • Foundations of Augmented Cognitionby Dylan D. Schmorrow; Cali M. Fidopiastis

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 93.43

    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Foundations of Augmented Cognition, AC 2015, held as part of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2015, which took place in Los Angeles, CA, USA, in August 2015. HCII 2015 received a total of 4843 submissions, of which 1462 papers and 246... more...

  • Tacit Engagementby Satinder P. Gill

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 65.94

    This book explores how digital technology is altering the relationships between people and how the very nature of interface itself needs to be reconsidered to reflect this ? how we can make sense of each other, handle ambiguities, negotiate differences, empathise and collectively make skilled judgments in our modern society. The author presents new... more...

  • Human-Harmonized Information Technology, Volume 1by Toyoaki Nishida

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 82.43

    Going from the philosophy and concepts to the implementation and user study, this book presents an excellent overview of Japan's contemporary technical challenges in the field of human?computer interaction. The next information era will be one in which information is used to cultivate human and social potential. Driven by this vision, the outcomes... more...

  • Facial Analysis from Continuous Video with Applications to Human-Computer Interfaceby Antonio J. Colmenarez; Ziyou Xiong; T-S. Huang

    Springer US 2006; US$ 128.48

    Computer vision algorithms for the analysis of video data are obtained from a camera aimed at the user of an interactive system. It is potentially useful to enhance the interface between users and machines. These image sequences provide information from which machines can identify and keep track of their users, recognize their facial expressions and... more...

  • Designing Personalized User Experiences in eCommerceby Clare-Marie Karat; Jan O. Blom; John Karat

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 164.88

    How do you design personalized user experiences that delight and provide value to the customers of an eCommerce site? Personalization does not guarantee high quality user experience: a personalized user experience has the best chance of success if it is developed using a set of best practices in HCI. In this book 35 experts from academia, industry... more...

  • Agent Cultureby Sabine Payr; Robert Trappl

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 115.95

    This volume began with a workshop of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence held in 2001. Concerned with embodied agents as cultural objects and subjects, the book is divided into three parts. It begins by drawing attention to the cultural embeddedness of technology in general and agent design in particular, as a reminder that... more...

  • Cognitive Systemsby Chris Forsythe; Michael L. Bernard; Timothy E. Goldsmith

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 54.95

    The leading thinkers from the cognitive science tradition participated in a workshop sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories in July of 2003 to discuss progress in building their models. The goal was to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for cognitive systems and to present exemplary developments in the field. Following the workshop, a... more...

  • The Metaphysics of Virtual Realityby Michael Heim

    Oxford University Press 1994; US$ 34.99 US$ 30.09

    Computers have dramatically altered life in the late twentieth century. Today we can draw on worldwide computer links, speeding up communications by radio, newspapers, and television. Ideas fly back and forth and circle the globe at the speed of electricity. And just around the corner lurks full-blown virtual reality, in which we will be able to immerse... more...

  • Knowledge Structures for Communications in Human-Computer Systemsby Eldo C. Koenig

    Wiley 2006; US$ 85.95 US$ 74.49

    A comprehensive look at General automata and how it can be used to establish the fundamentals for communication in human-computer systems Drawing on author Eldo C. Koenig's extensive expertise and culling from his thirty-four previously published works, this seminal resource presents knowledge structures for communication in Human-Computer Systems... more...

  • Fieldwork for Designby David Randall; Richard Harper; Mark Rouncefield

    Springer London 2007; US$ 142.89

    Fieldwork for Design looks at why ethnographic approaches have been turned to in the design of computing devices for the workplace, for the home and elsewhere. It presents a history of ethnography, both as it was practiced before computer science picked it up and since, most especially in the CSCW and HCI domains. It examines, further, the various... more...