Essays about: "technologies of the self"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 231 essays containing the words technologies of the self.

  1. 1. Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Information Systems : A qualitative study on how DEI teams in Canada interact with information systems

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Ivan Quadros; [2022]
    Keywords : Diversity Equity and Inclusion; DEI; Information Systems; Workforce; Talent Management.;

    Abstract : Diversity, equity, and inclusion are concepts that have been embraced by organizations in the past years. More and more, companies understand the need to leverage diversity, equity and inclusion in their workforce, and a group of professionals have emerged to support them to achieve this goal: the DEI teams. READ MORE

  2. 2. Head impact detection with sensor fusion and machine learning

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Aron Strandberg; [2022]
    Keywords : head impact detection; sensor fusion; 3D; machine learning; support vector machine; random forests;

    Abstract : Head injury is common in many different sports and elsewhere, and is often associated with differentdifficulties. One major problem is to identify and value the injury or the severity. Sometimes there is no sign of head injury, but a serious neck distortion has occurred, causing similar symptoms as head injuries e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Making her feel like a fairy : a study of young women engaging with selfie applications in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Yilin Yang; [2022]
    Keywords : selfie; media engagement; self-representation; the gaze; human body; audience research; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : It’s not unusual for young people these days to take and edit a selfie. With the rise of consumerist culture and the popularity of mobile Internet, nowadays selfie applications, including beauty cameras and photo-beautification applications, have become the most well-accepted products/brands among Chinese women, who have grown accustomed to showing only one exquisitely edited face in digital photos without any dirt or blemishes. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Nordic Resistance Movement’s Digital Storytelling Strategies on Twitter & Self-Made Media platforms

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DVMT)

    Author : Gustaw Hall; [2022]
    Keywords : Social Media technologies; Digital storytelling; Network analysis; Communication strategies; The Nordic Resistance Movement;

    Abstract : Extreme right-wing violence has increased in recent years. Social media technologies and self-made media platforms have allowed extreme right-wing groups to create and push narratives online. These narratives have inspired others to act outside of the digital world and commit horrendous [GH1] attacks targeting minorities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aerial View Image-Goal Localization with Reinforcement Learning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematik LTH

    Author : John Backsund; Anton Samuelsson; [2022]
    Keywords : reinforcement learning; UAV; machine learning; policy gradient; artificial intelligence; reinforce; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : With an increased amount and availability of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and other remote sensing devices (e.g. satellites) we have recently seen an explosion in computer vision methodologies tailored towards processing and understanding aerial view data. READ MORE