This engaging volume celebrates the life and work of Theodor Holm “Ted” Nelson, a pioneer and legendary figure from the history of early computing. Presenting contributions from world-renowned computer scientists and figures from the media industry, the book delves into hypertext, the docuverse, Xanadu and other products of Ted Nelson’s unique mind. Features: includes a cartoon and a sequence of poems created in Nelson’s honor, reflecting his wide-ranging and interdisciplinary intellect; presents peer histories, providing a sense of the milieu that resulted from Nelson’s ideas; contains personal accounts revealing what it is like to collaborate directly with Nelson; describes Nelson’s legacy from the perspective of his contemporaries from the computing world; provides a contrib...
Genre: Computing, Graphic Design, Microsoft, Nonfiction
Size: 150 pages
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Genre: Computing, Graphic Design, Software, Nonfiction
Size: 21 pages
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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Human Computer Interaction, IHCI 2017, held in Evry, France, in December 2017. The 15 papers presented together with three invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 25 submissions. The conference is forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results at the crossroads of human-computer interaction, artificial intelligence, signal processing and computer vision. This book is open access under a CC BY license....
Genre: Computing, Databases, Graphic Design, Microsoft, Nonfiction
Size: 216 pages
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Genre: Computing, Graphic Design, Microsoft, Software, Web Graphics, Nonfiction
Size: 182 pages
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This guide details the Kindle reading application accessibility gestures, following standard iOS gesture/action patterns with a few augmentations. Accessibility features are available in Version 3.7 and above.
Genre: Computing, Graphic Design, Microsoft, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Consumer Guides
Size: 12 pages
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