Essays about: "the role of information technology in environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the words the role of information technology in environment.

  1. 1. Mobile Technology as Interface to Public Space

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Xiangyang WU; [2017]
    Keywords : Mobile Technology; Public Space; Anonymous; Heterogeneity; Interface; Filter;

    Abstract : The main idea is to make a short film about mobile technologies and the changing relationships between us and the public space under the age of these technologies. Some people might blame those mobile technologies like smart phones for separating us from each other. READ MORE

  2. 2. The comparison of automatic and manual loading in an underground mining environment

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Simon Marklund; [2017]
    Keywords : Underground Mining; Automation; Loading; Transport; LHD;

    Abstract : Mine automation has been in development since the 1980s and began to be implemented in the 1990s with the biggest drivers being safety, reduced maintenance and increased productivity. Automation is used in many different mining methods performing a variety of tasks. READ MORE

  3. 3. Challenges associated with effective task execution in a Virtual Learning Environment: A case study of Graduate Students of a University

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för kreativa teknologier

    Author : Adewale Yusuf; [2017]
    Keywords : Task execution; Virtual learning environment; Computer mediated communication CMC ; learning management system; Open start free pace OSFP ;

    Abstract : Context: In recent years, more and more people have started showing an increasing interest in distance or web-based education. Some of the reasons for this are the improvement in information and communication technology, as well as advancement in computer networking infrastructures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Meeting local needs from a distance: The role of diaspora media outlets as providers of informative humanitarian support across borders - The Case of Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Isabelle Kämpe; [2017]
    Keywords : Media; diaspora; information; humanitarian support; development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In a time shaped by an increased level of globalization and transnationalism, our perception of the immediate ‘local’ and the more distant ‘global’ is becoming more and more challenged by the forging of transnational flows, bonds and networks evolving in a rapid pace across profound distances. The new social, political and economic opportunities deriving from such transnational connections have been harnessed by various sectors of society, out of which media is one of them. READ MORE

  5. 5. Seaweed on the plate : an analysis of the consumer willingness to improve the health of the Baltic sea

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Peder Hansson Lillås; [2017]
    Keywords : the Baltic Sea; seaweed; ulva lactuca; willingness to pay; agroecology;

    Abstract : In a move to create a more sustainable living the government in Sweden has set up sixteen environmental objectives to improve the environment for future generations. One of the objectives is zero eutrophication and is considered the most serious threat to the marine environment. READ MORE