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Download Envisioning Machine Translation in the Information Future: by John S. White PDF

By John S. White

Lawsuits of the 4th convention at the organization for desktop Translation within the Americas, AMTA 2000, held in Cuernavaca, Mexico, October 10-14, 2000. comprises technical papers and process descriptions of computer translation environments. Softcover.

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Download Kasparov versus Deep Blue: computer chess comes of age by Monty Newborn PDF

By Monty Newborn

In February 1996, a chess-playing machine referred to as Deep Blue made heritage via defeating the reigning international chess champion, Gary Kasparov, in a online game performed below fit stipulations. Kasparov went directly to win the six-game fit 4-2 and on the finish of the fit introduced that he believed that chess computing had come of age. This publication offers a charming account of the fit and of the tale that lies in the back of it: the evolution of chess-playing pcs and the improvement of Deep Blue. the tale of chess-playing pcs is going again a ways and the writer presents a whistlestop journey of the highlights of this historical past. because the improvement involves its end result in Philadelphia, we meet the Deep Blue workforce, Garry Kasparov and every of the old six video games is supplied in complete with a close observation. Chess grandmaster Yasser Seirawan supplied a full of life remark in the course of the fit and the following offers a Foreword in regards to the importance of this event.

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Download Advances in Information Retrieval: 37th European Conference by Allan Hanbury, Gabriella Kazai, Andreas Rauber, Norbert Fuhr PDF

By Allan Hanbury, Gabriella Kazai, Andreas Rauber, Norbert Fuhr

This ebook constitutes the complaints of the thirty seventh eu convention on IR examine, ECIR 2015, held in Vienna, Austria, in March/April 2015. The forty four complete papers, forty-one poster papers and seven demonstrations offered including three keynotes during this quantity have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 305 submissions. the point of interest of the papers have been on following themes: aggregated seek and variety, category, cross-lingual and discourse, potency, assessment, occasion mining and summarisation, details extraction, recommender structures, semantic and graph-based types, sentiment and opinion, social media, particular seek initiatives, temporal versions and contours, subject and rfile types, person habit and reproducible IR.

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Download PHP Hacks: Tips & Tools For Creating Dynamic Websites by Jack D. Herrington PDF

By Jack D. Herrington

All in all, it is a lovely solid book.

It covers many complicated issues that almost all humans will be in a position to examine, however it is an outstanding solution to spark the lightbulb on your head into pondering up whatever a good idea. for instance, after studying the bankruptcy approximately HTML bar grapsh, i presumed of utilizing one-pixel desk components to take advantage of a line graph.

I may recommend this booklet to somebody with a practical history in HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, XSLT/XML, simply because this ebook is not in regards to the cool stuff of personal home page itself, it truly is approximately what you could produce with it.

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Download Palm webOS by Mitch Allen PDF

By Mitch Allen

A notice from the writer and from O'Reilly Media approximately what this bookdoes--and doesn't--do:

Palm webOS is a new platform and represents a truly varied style ofoperating approach the place the net runtime is used because the foundation for the UI andApplication version. Palm and O'Reilly felt that it used to be very important to have abook on hand to aid builders get a easy knowing of the hot Palmplatform on the time that the SDK used to be published; this timing performed a majorrole within the content material and constitution of the book.

Ideally this booklet might were a whole reference of the hot platformbut that wasn't attainable because the content material was once written whilst asthe software program SDK was once being constructed by means of the Palm engineering crew. The bookdoes offer a whole evaluate of Palm webOS, an intensive description ofthe software version and offers information on many key layout recommendations. Thereare descriptions and examples of UI widgets, providers, storage,notifications, dashboards and historical past functions, serving as a greatintroduction yet no longer as a definitive source.

The publication makes use of an easy information reader program to demonstrate the technicaldescriptions however the examples usually are not meant to function a cookbooktutorial. skilled builders will be in a position to use the examples to buildup a operating software bankruptcy by means of bankruptcy yet others won't locate theloose descriptions enough for recreating the appliance unaided. time beyond regulation, those assorted wishes could be stuffed by means of different books, yet in themeantime we are hoping that this ebook will serve a priceless position introducingdevelopers to webOS and giving them a fashion of having all started with webOSapplication development.

A moment printing of the ebook will replace any unique assurance obsoleted bysubsequent Mojo SDK builds. For vendors of the unique printing of the book,all of those updates are published at the "View/Submit Errata" hyperlink (please seeleft-hand column of this net page).

Thanks for realizing that ebook publishing and insurance of quickly movingtechnologies can occasionally be an inexact technological know-how; we knew there'd be a needfor a publication equivalent to Palm webOS: The Insider's advisor to DevelopingApplications in JavaScript utilizing the Palm MojoT Framework, and there'scertainly no higher individual to write down that booklet that Mitch Allen; that said,we remember that since it is the sort of new working approach and SDK, therewould (and will remain) alterations that at top cannot be documented andexplored until eventually new printings of the books are published. meanwhile wewill be diligent in posting updates to this book's O'Reilly Media catalogpage.

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This is the reliable advisor to development local JavaScript purposes for Palm's new cellular working approach, Palm® webOS™. Written by means of Palm's software program leader expertise officer besides the Palm webOS improvement staff, Palm webOS presents an entire educational at the layout ideas, structure, UI, instruments, and companies essential to increase webOS applications-including the Mojo JavaScript framework and Palm's SDK.

Palm webOS is designed to help a quick and fantastic person event utilizing proven internet criteria, so in case you are conversant in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you are ready to construct functions for any webOS-based equipment, together with the Palm Pre. you are going to achieve services, bankruptcy through bankruptcy, as you construct a operating cellular software during the process the e-book. you will additionally the way to expand current net apps to paintings with the recent iteration of cellphones.

  • Get a radical assessment of the webOS platform and architecture
  • Understand the severe strategies for program layout: what separates webOS from different net and cellular platforms
  • Learn the main points of Mojo's improvement instruments and SDK for construction and trying out cellular applications
  • Examine top practices, very important concerns, and guiding rules for constructing with webOS and the Mojo framework

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Download The Sense of Touch and its Rendering: Progress in Haptics by Antonio Bicchi, Martin Buss, Marc O. Ernst, Angelika Peer PDF

By Antonio Bicchi, Martin Buss, Marc O. Ernst, Angelika Peer

"Sense of contact and its Rendering" provides a distinct and interdisciplinary method highlighting the sector of haptic learn from a neuropsychological in addition to a technological perspective. This edited e-book is the result of the TOUCH-HapSys ecu learn undertaking and offers a big contribution in the direction of a brand new iteration of high-fidelity haptic reveal applied sciences. The e-book is based in components: A. basic Psychophysical and Neuropsychological learn and B. expertise and purposes. the 2 elements usually are not although separated, and the various connections and synergies among the 2 complementary domain names of study are highlighted within the textual content. The 11 chapters talk about the new advances within the examine of human haptic (kinaesthetic, tactile, temperature) and multimodal (visual, auditory, haptic) belief mechanisms. in addition to the theoretical development, the contributions survey the state of the art within the box, file a few sensible functions to actual structures, and talk about attainable destiny developments.

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Download IP storage networking : straight to the core by Gary Orenstein PDF

By Gary Orenstein

"For these contemplating community garage consolidation, instantly to the middle walks the reader via either the how and why of IP and Ethernet's flexibility." Larry Boucher, CEO Alacritech"A forward-looking paintings with first-class technical content material. Orenstein is familiar with his stuff...enough technical meat to meet the engineers and enterprise review of continuance options to fulfill CIOs/managers/planners."Tom Clark, SNIA board member and writer of IP SANsMaximizing the company price of firm garage know-how quickly, you will be dealing with 100x extra information than you're this present day -- with even larger calls for for availability and company continuity. IP garage Networking: immediately to the middle supplies a whole blueprint for assembly that problem. company garage professional Gary Orenstein supplies specialist tips for comparing, architecting, and enforcing IP-based garage technologies...and for maximizing the company price of garage throughout a number your specifications. Orenstein covers all this, and extra: * company garage networking: present ideas, destiny traits * New garage concepts: from catastrophe restoration to operational agility * an entire software program infrastructure for coping with firm garage * The evolution of dispensed garage intelligence * Outsourcing garage and dealing with storage-related SLAs * IP-based SANs: iSCSI, topologies, defense, and different key concerns * enforcing guidelines that guard facts and facilitate restoration * Measuring and maximizing ROI on company garage investments no matter if you are a technical or enterprise expert, IP garage Networking: instantly to the middle might help you advance garage motion plans that leverage innovation to maximise worth on each dime you make investments. Addison-WesleyPearson EducationISBN: 0-321-15960-8

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Download A Practical Guide to Brain–Computer Interfacing with by Gerwin Schalk, Jürgen Mellinger PDF

By Gerwin Schalk, Jürgen Mellinger

This sensible advisor to profitable Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) experiments, makes use of the general-purpose software program platform BCI2000. It presents accomplished introductory and intermediate strategies of all suitable points concerning universal BCI experiments.

Opening with a common advent to the foundations of BCI operation, mind sign acquisition utilizing varieties of sensors, BCI sign processing (including universal characteristic extraction and have translation methods), and gadget output, this basic creation to BCI examine is via an advent to the BCI2000 software program platform, together with a step-by step journey and step by step tutorials for utilizing BCI2000 with sensorimotor rhythms and P300 evoked potentials. complex recommendations are mentioned and a programming reference and workouts incorporated. there's a part for commonly asked questions and technical references.

Graduate scholars and postdoctoral affiliates getting begun with BCI learn and/or using BCI2000 will locate this ebook very helpful. The tutorials and workouts also will end up worthy for additional interpreting and for lab assignments in classes on BCI research.

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Download Human Behavior Understanding: First International Workshop, by Albert Ali Salah, Theo Gevers, Nicu Sebe, Alessandro PDF

By Albert Ali Salah, Theo Gevers, Nicu Sebe, Alessandro Vinciarelli

It was once an outstanding excitement to prepare the 1st foreign Workshop on Human habit knowing (HBU), which happened as a satellite tv for pc workshop to overseas convention on development reputation (ICPR) on August 22, 2010, in Istanbul, Turkey. This workshop arose from the common marriage of development recognitionwiththerapidlyadvancingareaofhumanbehavioranalysis.Ouraim was once to assemble researchersdealing with the matter of modeling human habit less than its a number of points (expression of feelings, reveal of relational attitudes, functionality of person or joint activities, etc.), with specific consciousness to development acceptance techniques that contain a number of modalities and people who version genuine dynamics of habit. The contiguity with ICPR, the most very important occasions within the p- tern reputation and computing device studying groups, is anticipated to foster cro- pollination with different parts, for instance temporal trend mining or time - ries research, which percentage their very important methodological points with human habit figuring out. in addition, the presence of this workshop at ICPR used to be intended to draw researchers, particularly PhD scholars and postd- toral researchers, to paintings at the questions of human habit figuring out that's prone to play an incredible position in destiny applied sciences (ambient intelligence, human–robot interplay, arti?cial social intelligence, etc.), as witnessed by way of a few researche?orts aimed toward accumulating and annotating huge units of multi sensor data,collected from observingpeople in naturaland usually technologically not easy conditions.

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Download The Locales Framework: Understanding and Designing for by G. Fitzpatrick PDF

By G. Fitzpatrick

So a lot know-how works, no longer via stable layout or by way of being an outstanding healthy to function, yet simply because humans make it paintings simply because they must for a few cause. We people are really inventive and inventive by way of getting whatever performed. there are many tales lets all inform of the inventive work-arounds we now have built to make anything do what we need it to; or the big period of time we've got spent searching for out how one can make a few know-how paintings as we need, e.g., looking for out easy methods to flip off auto-editing instructions in a be aware processing package deal while all we need is for it to 'do what we inform it'. an excellent instance of this precept used to be what stimulated me to change from neural networks to the world of desktop Supported Cooperative paintings (CSCW) for my PhD learn. I had undertaken a case learn taking a look at the deployment of a multi-million greenback health and wellbeing details process all through a clinic network.

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