Essays about: "internet"

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  1. 1. “I DON’T THINK WE’VE BEEN FORMALLY INTRODUCED?” Re-contextualising a Literary Model for First Meetings through Adaptation Theory and Fan Fiction

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Malin Brus; [2019-02-08]
    Keywords : narratology; adaptation theory; fan fiction; Jean Rousset;

    Abstract : (Re-)contextualising narratology in today’s world of rapid technological developmentand widespread access to the internet serves as the basis of this essay, which exploreswhat happens when narratology, adaptation theory and fan fiction theory intersect andinteract. It combines a surface level quantitative study with qualitative text analysis,using Rousset’s literary model from 1981 on first meetings between lovers-to-be as thenarratological reference, and the first meeting between the characters Alec Lightwoodand Magnus Bane as the text subject (using a corpus consisting of a novel, its officialfilm and TV-show adaptations, and thirty fan fictions). READ MORE

  2. 2. The relationship between Internet Gaming Disorder and popular game titles in 2018

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Theo Toresson; [2019-01-14]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Problematic gaming has been known to clinicians and researchers for decades. In recent years the phenomenon has received enough attention to give rise to a debate on classification as a disorder. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Changing Importance of Ratings for Sales: Evidence from the Film Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Bendik Enstad; [2019]
    Keywords : ratings; word-of-mouth; social learning; film;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the influencing effect that ratings have on revenue using a fixed effects framework. A panel data set of up to 2,025 movies running in US and Canadian cinemas with daily frequency is constructed. The period spans from 2010 to 2018. READ MORE

  4. 4. DSP Design With Hardware Accelerator For Convolutional Neural Networks

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Julian Hille; Lucas Santos Ferreira; [2019]
    Keywords : CNN; Hardware; Accelerator; DSP; Convolutional; Convolution; Neural; Network; Processor; Tensilica; FIR; Memory; SRAM; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Convolutional Neural Networks impressed the world in 2012 by reaching state-of-the-art accuracy levels in the ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge. The era of machine learning has arrived and with it countless applications varying from autonomous driving to unstructured robotic manipulation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Wireless electrocardiogram based on ultra-wideband communications

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Signaler och System

    Author : Maria Toll; [2019]
    Keywords : UWB; ECG; EKG; ultra-wideband; electrocardiogram; ultra wideband; radio communication; Decawave; DW1000; IoT; internet of things; Android; IEEE 802.15.4-2011;

    Abstract : The goal for this master thesis is to develop a prototype that uses ultra-wideband (UWB) communications to wirelessly transfer electrocardiogram (ECG) data from an ECG measurement unit to an Android device (smartphone or similar) which is used to process and display the ECG signals. The prototype should consist of two hardware nodes; (1) Node one having a ECG measurement unit (an AD8232 single lead heart rate monitor), an UWB communication module (a Decawave DWM1000 module) and a microcontroller (an Arduino DUE); and (2) Node two having an Android device (an Android smartphone), an UWB communication module (a Decawave DWM1000 module) and a microcontroller (an Arduino DUE). READ MORE