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- CRC Press 2016; US$ 109.95
Although speech is the most natural form of communication between humans, most people find using speech to communicate with machines anything but natural. Drawing from psychology, human-computer interaction, linguistics, and communication theory, Practical Speech User Interface Design provides a comprehensive yet concise survey of practical speech... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 95.46
This book focuses on theimportance of adaptation and personalization in today?s society and theupgraded role computational systems and the Internet play in our day-to-dayactivities. In this era of wireless communication, pervasive computing and the Internet of Things, it is becoming increasingly critical to ensure humans remain central in the... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.85
Thisbook constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conferenceon Computer Supported Education, CSEDU 2015, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in May2015. The 34 revised full papers presented together with an invited talkwere carefully reviewed and selected from 196 submissions. The papers addresstopics such as information technologies... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99
This book discusses the Partially Observable Markov Decision Process (POMDP) framework applied in dialogue systems. It presents POMDP as a formal framework to represent uncertainty explicitly while supporting automated policy solving. The authors propose and implement an end-to-end learning approach for dialogue POMDP model components. Starting from... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 123.54
The book presents the proceedings of Rob/Arch 2016, the third international conference on robotic fabrication in architecture, art, and design. The work contains a wide range of contemporary topics, from methodologies for incorporating dynamic material feedback into existing fabrication processes, to novel interfaces for robotic programming, to new... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 119.00
This book contains revisedpapers from the 17th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, ICEIS 2015, held in Barcelona, Spain, in April 2015. The 31 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed andselected from a total of 327 submissions. The book also contains one full-paper invited talk. Theselected... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 56.15
This book is the Proceedings of the 19th Annual RoboCup International Symposium, held in Hefei, China, in July 2015. The book contains 20 papers presented at the Symposium, carefully selected from 39 submissions. Additionally the book contains 11 champion team papers and one paper from the Workshop on Benchmarking Service Robots. The... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 67.38
This book includes a short history of interactive narrative and an account of a small group collaboratively authored social media narrative: Romeo and Juliet on Facebook: After Love Comes Destruction . At the forefront of narrative innovation are social media channels ? speculative spaces for creating and experiencing stories that are interactive... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 48.29
This book summarizes various approaches for theautomatic detection of health threats to older patients at home living alone. Thetext begins by briefly describing those who would most benefit from healthcaresupervision. The book then summarizes possible scenarios for monitoring anolder patient at home, deriving the common functional requirements formonitoring... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 79.99
The doctoral thesis of Tatiana Gossen formulatescriteria and guidelines on how to design the user interfaces of search enginesfor children. In her work, the author identifies the conceptual challengesbased on own and previous user studies and addresses the changingcharacteristics of the users by providing a means of adaptation. Additionally,a novel... more...