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  • Cross-Cultural Computing: An Artist's Journeyby Naoko Tosa

    Springer London 2016; US$ 65.31

    This exciting new book explores the relationship between cultural traditions and computers, looking at how people from very different cultures and backgrounds communicate and how the use of information technologies can support and enhance these dialogues. Historically we developed our understanding of other cultures through traditional means (museums,... more...

  • Knowledge Management in Healthcareby Lorri Zipperer

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    Knowledge management goes beyond data and information capture in computerized health records and ordering systems; it seeks to leverage the experiences of all who interact in healthcare to enhance care delivery, teamwork, and organizational learning. Knowledge management - if envisioned thoughtfully - takes a systemic approach to implementation that... more...

  • Dot Com Mantraby Payal Arora

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Billions of dollars are being spent nationally and globally on providing computing access to digitally disadvantaged groups and cultures with an expectation that computers and the Internet can lead to higher socio-economic mobility. This ethnographic study of social computing in the Central Himalayas, India, investigates alternative social practices... more...

  • Kompetenzen in der Informatik zur Prävention von Cybermobbingby André Hilbig

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 36.59

    André Hilbig entwickelt in diesem Buch ein Konzept zum Erwerb informatischer Kompetenzen zur Verhinderung von Cybermobbing. Dazu untersucht der Autor die hinter dem Cybermobbing liegenden Informatikstrukturen und leitet aus den Informatikfachstrukturen die Elemente ab, die Möglichkeiten zur Erklärung dieses Phänomens beinhalten. Es wird deutlich,... more...

  • Information, Freedom and Propertyby Mireille Hildebrandt; Bibi van den Berg

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book addresses issues on the nexus of freedom of and property in information, while acknowledging that both hiding and exposing information may affect our privacy. It inquires into the physics, the technologies, the business models, the governmental strategies and last but not least the legal frameworks concerning access, organisation and... more...

  • Big Crisis Databy Carlos Castillo

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 48.00 US$ 39.36

    Social media is invaluable during crises like natural disasters, but difficult to analyze. Computer science can help. more...

  • Industry 4.0by Alasdair Gilchrist

    Apress 2016; US$ 25.03

    Explore the current state of the production, processing, and manufacturing industries and discover what it will take to achieve re-industrialization of the former industrial powerhouses that can counterbalance the benefits of cheap labor providers dominating the industrial sector. This book explores the potential for the Internet of Things (IoT),... more...

  • ROS Robotics By Exampleby Carol Fairchild; Thomas L. Harman

    Packt Publishing 2016; US$ 39.99

    Bring life to your robot using ROS robotic applications About This Book: This book will help you boost your knowledge of ROS and give you advanced practical experience you can apply to your ROS robot platforms; This is the only book that offers you step-by-step instructions to solidify your ROS understanding and gain experience using ROS tools; From... more...

  • Quantifying the User Experienceby Jeff Sauro; James R Lewis

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 54.95

    Quantifying the User Experience: Practical Statistics for User Research, Second Edition, provides practitioners and researchers with the information they need to confidently quantify, qualify, and justify their data. The book presents a practical guide on how to use statistics to solve common quantitative problems that arise in user research. It... more...

  • PCI DSS: A Pocket Guide, fifth editionby Alan Calder; Geraint Williams

    IT Governance Ltd 2016; US$ 14.95

    Co-written by a PCI QSA (Qualified Security Assessor) and updated to cover PCI DSS version 3.2, this handy pocket guide provides all the information you need to consider as you approach the PCI DSS. It is also an ideal training resource for anyone in your organisation involved with payment card processing.  more...