240views Database» more  ICDE 2011»
12 years 9 months ago
Similarity measures for multidimensional data
— How similar are two data-cubes? In other words, the question under consideration is: given two sets of points in a multidimensional hierarchical space, what is the distance val...
Eftychia Baikousi, Georgios Rogkakos, Panos Vassil...
13 years 3 months ago
I would choose the other card: humanoid robot gives an advice
This article reports on a user study conducted to asses the credibility of a humanoid robot. The study set-up was based on the "Monty Hall Problem". Overall 13 people be...
Astrid Weiss, Roland Buchner, Thomas Scherndl, Man...
72views more  IJVR 2007»
13 years 5 months ago
MACBETH: Management of Avatar Conflict by Employment of a Technique Hybrid
—When a virtual environment system prevents a user’s avatar hand from penetrating virtual objects, the seen and felt positions of the hand separate. We propose a new method for...
Eric Burns, Sharif Razzaque, Mary C. Whitton, Fred...
140views Multimedia» more  MM 2010»
13 years 5 months ago
Enriching audio-visual chat with conversation-based image retrieval and display
This paper presents the results of a user study carried out to evaluate an application prototype in which an audio-visual chat conversation between two users is augmented by pictu...
Jeroen Vanattenhoven, Christof van Nimwegen, Matth...
13 years 5 months ago
Coffee maker patterns and the design of energy feedback artefacts
Smart electricity meters and home displays are being installed in people's homes with the assumption that households will make the necessary efforts to reduce their electrici...
Loove Broms, Cecilia Katzeff, Magnus Bång, &...
13 years 6 months ago
MoviPill: improving medication compliance for elders using a mobile persuasive social game
Medication compliance is a critical component in the success of any medical treatment. However, only 50% of patients correctly adhere to their prescription regimens. Mobile and ub...
Rodrigo de Oliveira, Mauro Cherubini, Nuria Oliver
13 years 6 months ago
Developing and Experiencing Mobile Video Communication
: The paper concerns collaborative research with the twofold task of developing video streaming technology for mobile devices and exploring user experiences in mobile multimedia. T...
Anne Soronen, Petri Packalén, Anu Jäpp...
13 years 6 months ago
Usability Challenges in Security and Privacy Policy-Authoring Interfaces
Abstract. Policies, sets of rules that govern permission to access resources, have long been used in computer security and online privacy management; however, the usability of auth...
Robert W. Reeder, Clare-Marie Karat, John Karat, C...
148views Education» more  LREC 2010»
13 years 6 months ago
Tag Dictionaries Accelerate Manual Annotation
Expert human input can contribute in various ways to facilitate automatic annotation of natural language text. For example, a part-of-speech tagger can be trained on labeled input...
Marc Carmen, Paul Felt, Robbie Haertel, Deryle Lon...
164views Multimedia» more  DIMEA 2008»
13 years 7 months ago
Lessons learned: game design for large public displays
This paper presents the design and deployment of Polar Defence, an interactive game for a large public display. We designed this display based on a model of "users" and ...
Matthias Finke, Anthony Tang, Rock Leung, Michael ...