By Yang Gao,Saber Fallah,Yaochu Jin,Constantina Lekakou
By Yang Gao,Saber Fallah,Yaochu Jin,Constantina Lekakou
By Mark Childs,Anna Peachey
Since the booklet of the spouse quantity Researching studying in digital Worlds in 2010, there was a progress not just within the variety and variety of academic tasks happening in digital worlds, but in addition within the intensity of study of the character of that schooling. Understanding studying in digital Worlds displays these adjustments via a set of chapters which are prolonged types of study provided on the moment discovering studying in digital Environments convention (ReLIVE 11), a world convention hosted via the Open collage UK.
Included during this publication are chapters that discover the philosophical and methodological underpinnings of realizing studying in digital worlds, establish and examine the criteria that aid studying in those environments, and current case reports that show the various numerous ways that digital worlds should be utilized to facilitate studying and educating. The hyperlinks among studying in a digital global and studying within the actual global are made obvious all through, and the authors demonstrate how knowing studying in a single informs the opposite. Understanding studying in digital Worlds is a vital ebook not just to people who educate in digital worlds, yet to someone for whom knowing studying, in all its varieties, is of interest.
By Robert Trappl,Sabine Payr
By Burkhard A. Meier
Over eighty object-oriented recipes that can assist you create extraordinary GUIs in Python
If you're a Python programmer with intermediate point wisdom of GUI programming and wish to benefit the right way to create attractive, powerful, and responsive GUIs utilizing the freely to be had Python GUI frameworks, this e-book is for you.
Python is a multi-domain, interpreted programming language. it's a regular general-purpose, high-level programming language. it is usually used as a scripting language as a result of its forgiving syntax and compatibility with a large choice of alternative eco-systems. Its versatile syntax permits builders to write down brief scripts whereas even as, they could use object-oriented strategies to enhance very huge projects.
Python GUI Programming Cookbook follows a task-based method of assist you create attractive and intensely powerful GUIs with the smallest amount of code worthy. This publication makes use of the easiest programming sort, utilizing the fewest traces of code to create a GUI in Python, after which advances to utilizing object-oriented programming in later chapters. when you are new to object-oriented programming (OOP), this ebook will educate you ways to exploit the OOP coding kind within the context of making GUIs written in Python.
Throughout the e-book, you'll increase a whole GUI program, construction recipe upon recipe, connecting the GUI to a database. within the later chapters, you'll discover extra Python GUI frameworks, utilizing most sensible practices. additionally, you will the way to use threading to make sure your GUI does not move unresponsive.
By the top of the booklet, you'll be knowledgeable in Python GUI programming to advance a standard set of GUI applications.
Every recipe during this programming cookbook solves an issue it's possible you'll stumble upon on your programming occupation. whilst, lots of the recipes construct on one another to create a complete, real-life GUI application.
By James J. Park,Hai Jin,Xiaofei Liao,Ran Zheng
Proceedings of the overseas convention on Human-centric Computing and Embedded and Multimedia Computing (HumanCom & EMC 2011) will conceal subject matters of HumanCom and EMC, the present scorching issues fulfilling the world-wide ever-changing wishes.
Human-centric computing is to create novel ideas in order that the people are continually hooked up, moveable, and on hand. As with pervasive-computing, human-centric computing calls for numerous units; even though, such units exist just to receive inputs from the human and are embedded in items that people have interaction with every day. in addition, prior to now couple of a long time, info technological know-how applied sciences motivated and adjusted each element of our lives and our cultures. with out a variety of info technological know-how technology-based purposes, it might be tough to maintain details saved securely, to procedure info successfully, and to speak with ease.
Embedded computing levels from transportable units corresponding to electronic watches and MP3 avid gamers, to massive desk bound installations like site visitors lighting, manufacturing facility controllers, or the platforms controlling nuclear energy vegetation. Complexity varies from low, with a unmarried microcontroller chip, to very excessive with a number of devices, peripherals and networks fastened within a wide chassis or enclosure.
Multimedia computing covers multimedia I/O units, OS, garage platforms, streaming media middleware, non-stop media representations, media coding, media processing, etc., and likewise contains multimedia communications; real-time protocols, end-to-end streaming media, source allocation, multicast protocols, and multimedia functions; databases, allotted collaboration, video conferencing, 3D digital environments.
By Gilbert Cockton,Marta Lárusdóttir,Peggy Gregory,Åsa Cajander
Developed from a workshop held at NordiCHI in 2014, this edited quantity brings jointly researchers from around the software program improvement, UCD and inventive layout fields to debate the present cutting-edge. useful case reports of integrating UCD in Agile improvement throughout varied contexts are provided, while the several futures for UCD and different layout practices within the context of agile software program improvement are pointed out and explored.
Integrating consumer focused layout in Agile improvement will be excellent for researchers, designers and lecturers who're attracted to software program improvement, user-centred layout, agile methodologies and comparable components.
By Cher Threinen-Pendarvis
Award-winning artist and writer Cher Threinen-Pendarvis takes readers via numerous tasks designed to enhance their drawing, composition, and conceptual idea techniques whereas exploring diversified makes use of of the various brushes to be had in Painter and Photoshop.
Among many invaluable techniques and methods you’ll examine to:
By Marti Gold
UX type Frameworks is a pragmatic consultant for the hands-on production of a method Framework. This new and collaborative documentation layout combines varied departments’ criteria and magnificence courses right into a unmarried, unified, and available resource for all staff. Marti Gold defines sort Frameworks for net and person adventure designers, displaying what and what sort of info is going right into a sort framework.
As UX designers and inventive administrators are charged with making sure a business’s internet and cellular output are based on branding criteria, the unification of fashion courses, code libraries, and development libraries is a crucial element to dissolving "design siloes" and making a unified model. every one part within the e-book will determine the present ache issues and customary inner practices that lead to criteria records being missed and at last changing into out of date. UX kind Frameworks offers ideas on growing variety Frameworks that evolve to maintain criteria present, eventually leading to extra cohesive model and product designs.
By Lorna Uden,Dario Liberona,Yun Liu
This booklet constitutes the refereed court cases of the sixth overseas Workshop on studying expertise for schooling in Cloud, LTEC 2017, held in Beijing, China, in August 2017.
The sixteen revised complete papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 37 submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on studying applied sciences; studying instruments and atmosphere; on-line studying and MOOC; challenge fixing and information Transfer.
By Susan Zvacek,Maria Teresa Restivo,James Uhomoibhi,Markus Helfert
This booklet constitutes the refereed complaints of the sixth overseas convention on laptop Supported schooling, CSEDU 2014, held in Barcelona, Spain, in April 2014.
The 24 revised complete papers awarded have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 242 submissions. The papers handle issues resembling info applied sciences helping studying; learning/teaching methodologies and evaluation; social context and studying environments; area functions and case experiences; and ubiquitous learning.