Essays about: "Second hand"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 619 essays containing the words Second hand.

  1. 1. What Does Sustainability Mean? : A Study of Young Consumers’ Associations With, and Understanding of the Term Sustainability, Within the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Berghe; Malcolm Sanchez Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; fashion industry; young consumers; sustainability perception; environmental sustainability; social sustainability; consumer perspective;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to investigate how young consumers understand sustainability in the fashion industry: how they define it and if they consider both environmental and social sustainability. Design/methodology/approach – A qualitative method was used. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automatic Quality Assessment of Dermatology Images : A Comparison Between Machine Learning and Hand-Crafted Algorithms

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Hasseli Zahra; Anwia Odisho Raamen; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In recent years, pictures from handheld devices such as smartphones have been increasingly utilized as a documentation tool by medical practitioners not trained to take professional photographs. Similarly to the other types of image modalities, the images should be taken in a way to capture the vital information in the region of interest. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Investigation of the Viability of Crowdfunded Open Source Software : The Case of Open Source NPM Packages Funded Through GitHub Sponsors

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Malcolm Nihlén; [2022]
    Keywords : Open source software; crowdfunding; NPM; GitHub; sponsorship;

    Abstract : Open Source software plays an essential part in modern software development. Ifn ot used directly by a project, it may very well be used second or even third hand through its dependencies. Any disruption in the delivery, quality or reliability of a vital dependency may send large shock waves throughout a project. READ MORE

  4. 4. Indian consumers' Purchase Intentions and Behavior : A Qualitative study on sustainable second-hand fashion consumptions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Kesavan Madhavan; [2022]
    Keywords : Consumer behavior; Second-hand shopping; Purchase Intentions; Theory of Planned Behavior; sustainable consumption; fashion resale industry;

    Abstract : Recent years have witnessed growing consumer interest in sustainable fashion and circular economy trends that focus on the make, use, and recycling. In several developed countries, consumers are more willing towards second-hand consumption. In India, the consumer attitude towards second-hand shopping has been slightly negative for several reasons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluating Generated Co-Speech Gestures of Embodied Conversational Agent(ECA) through Real-Time Interaction

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Yuan He; [2022]
    Keywords : Embodied Conversational Agent ECA ; User Study; Evaluation Instrument; Gesture Generation; Gaze-tracking; Förkroppsligad konversationsagent ECA ; Användarstudie; Utvärderingsinstrument; Generering av gester; Spårning av blickar;

    Abstract : Embodied Conversational Agents (ECAs)’ gestures can enhance human perception in many dimensions during interactions. In recent years, data-driven gesture generation approaches for ECAs have attracted considerable research attention and effort, and methods have been continuously optimized. READ MORE