Essays about: "computer applications in society -government"

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  1. 6. The effects of platform navigation guidelines on the usability of smartphone applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Josefine Martinsson; [2017]
    Keywords : HCI; Human Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : As mobile devices become a larger part of modern society, understanding how they differ from desktop devices and how to design for them is becoming more relevant. Apple and Google have themselves published guidelines for how applications should be designed on iOS and Android, the two major operating systems on mobile devices today. READ MORE

  2. 7. Swedish Sign Language Skills Training and Assessment

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Dani Potrus; [2017]
    Keywords : Sign language; Sign language recognition; Video game; Efficiency; Sign language assessment; Experimental design; Statistical testing; Statistical evaluation; Teckenspråk; Igenkänning av Svenskt teckenspråk; Teckenspråks tv spel; Effektivitet; Teckenspråklig bedömning; Experimentell design; Statistisk testning; Statistisk utvärdering;

    Abstract : Sign language is used widely around the world as a first language for those that are unable to use spoken language and by groups of people that have a disability which precludes them from using spoken language (such as a hearing impairment). The importance of effective learning of sign language and its applications in modern computer science has grown widely in the modern aged society and research around sign language recognition has sprouted in many different directions, some examples using hidden markov models (HMMs) to train models to recognize different sign language patterns (Swedish sign language, American sign language, Korean sign language, German sign language and so on). READ MORE

  3. 8. ..what should I say? : – A feminist analysis of the intricacies of online dating

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Petter Almqvist-Ingersoll; [2016]
    Keywords : Sexuality; dating; feminism; online; interaction;

    Abstract : As new technology develops, society develops with it; we find new ways to interact with our business associates, our friends, and our family. This study looks specifically at the ways individuals in our contemporary community express sexuality and how dating and forming new relationships is being affected. READ MORE

  4. 9. Auster: A service designed on the context of a surveillance society in an increasingly connected world

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Dorien Koelemeijer; [2015]
    Keywords : interaction design; human computer interaction; internet of things; the internet of things; IoT; surveillance; sousveillance; hacking; do it yourself; diy; data; big data; data obfuscation; arduino; decentralisation; internet; privacy; security; data mining; data analysis;

    Abstract : The privacy and surveillance issues that are consequences of the Internet of Things are the motivation and grounding for this thesis project. The Internet of Things (IoT) is a scenario in which physical objects are able to communicate to each other and the environment, by transferring data over communication networks. READ MORE

  5. 10. Speech Translation into Pakistan Sign Language

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation

    Author : Ahmed Abdul Haseeb; Asim Ilyas; [2012]
    Keywords : Sign language; Pakistan sign language; Speech to sign language converter; speech and Pakistan sign language; Sign language interpreting machine; user centric; prototype validation;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Context: Communication is a primary human need and language is the medium for this. Most people have the ability to listen and speak and they use different languages like Swedish, Urdu and English etc. to communicate. Hearing impaired people use signs to communicate. READ MORE