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User Interfaces

  • Tragic Designby Jonathan Shariat; Cynthia Savard Saucier

    O'Reilly Media 2017; US$ 33.99

    Bad design is everywhere, and its cost is much higher than we think. In this thought-provoking book, authors Jonathan Shariat and Cynthia Savard Saucier explain how poorly designed products can anger, sadden, exclude, and even kill people who use them. The designers responsible certainly didn?t intend harm, so what can you do to avoid making similar... more...

  • Designing with Databy Rochelle King; Elizabeth F Churchill; Caitlin Tan

    O'Reilly Media 2017; US$ 33.99

    On the surface, design practices and data science may not seem like obvious partners. But these disciplines actually work toward the same goal, helping designers and product managers understand users so they can craft elegant digital experiences. While data can enhance design, design can bring deeper meaning to data. This practical guide shows you... more...

  • Visual Attributesby Rogerio Schmidt Feris; Christoph Lampert; Devi Parikh

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 98.03

    This unique text/reference provides a detailed overview of the latest advances in machine learning and computer vision related to visual attributes, highlighting how this emerging field intersects with other disciplines, such as computational linguistics and human-machine interaction. Topics and features: presents attribute-based methods for zero-shot... more...

  • Smart Graphicsby Yaxi Chen; Marc Christie; Wenrong Tan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 46.83

    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Smart Graphics, SG 2015, held in Chengdu, China, in August 2015. The 17 full and 3 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 35 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: graphics, sketching and visualization, automation... more...

  • Prediction and Inference from Social Networks and Social Mediaby Jalal Kawash; Nitin Agarwal; Tansel Özyer

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 92.58

    This book addresses the challenges of social network and social media analysis in terms of prediction and inference. The chapters collected here tackle these issues by proposing new analysis methods and by examining mining methods for the vast amount of social content produced. Social Networks (SNs) have become an integral part of our lives; they... more...

  • Designing for Gesture and Tangible Interactionby Mary Lou Maher; Lina Lee; John M. Carroll

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2017; US$ 39.96

    Interactive technology is increasingly integrated with physical objects that do not have a traditional keyboard and mouse style of interaction, and many do not even have a display. These objects require new approaches to interaction design, referred to as post-WIMP (Windows, Icons, Menus, and Pointer) or as embodied interaction design. This book... more...

  • Prototyping of User Interfaces for Mobile Applicationsby Benjamin Bähr

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 72.98

    This book investigates processes for the prototyping of user interfaces for mobile apps, and describes the development of new concepts and tools that can improve the prototype driven app development in the early stages. It presents the development and evaluation of a new requirements catalogue for prototyping mobile app tools that identifies the most... more...

  • User Acceptance of Mobile Notificationsby Tilo Westermann

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 83.87

    This book presents an alternative approach to studying smartphone-app user notifications. It starts with insights into user acceptance of mobile notifications in order to provide tools to support users in managing these. It extends previous research by investigating factors that influence users? perception of notifications and proposes tools addressing... more...

  • Computer Vision ? ACCV 2016by Shang-Hong Lai; Vincent Lepetit; Ko Nishino; Yoichi Sato

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 70.80

    The five-volume set LNCS 10111-10115 constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 13th Asian Conference on Computer Vision, ACCV 2016, held in Taipei, Taiwan, in November 2016. The total of 143 contributions presented in these volumes was carefully reviewed and selected from 479 submissions. The papers are organized in topical... more...

  • Transactions on Computational Science XXIXby Marina L. Gavrilova; C.J. Kenneth Tan

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 54.46

    This, the 29th issue of the Transactions on Computational Science journal, is comprised of seven full papers focusing on the area of secure communication. Topics covered include weak radio signals, efficient circuits, multiple antenna sensing techniques, modes of inter-computer communication and fault types, geometric meshes, and big data processing... more...