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Managing Resources for Better Behaved Robots
This paper presents an architecture based on features of the QNX real-time operating system (RTOS) that translate directly into aspects of a behaviour-based robotic model.Significant research effort has been expended on ...
Statistical models of appearance for eye tracking and eye-blink detection and measurement
A statistical Active Appearance Model (AAM) is developed to track and detect eye blinking. The model has been designed to be robust to variations of head pose or gaze. In particular we analyze and determine the model ...
Automated sorting of consumer image collections using face and peripheral region image classifiers
An evaluation of techniques and recognition technologies for use in an automatic cataloging tool for consumer image collections is presented. A working implementation of an automatic cataloging tool and user search tools ...
An abstract framework for modeling argumentation in virtual communities
(IGI Global, 2009)
Classic argumentative discussions can be found in a variety of domains from traditional scientific publishing to today’s modern social software. An interactive argumentative discussion usually consists of an initial ...
Handheld solutions for the retail sector
(The Institution of Engineers of Ireland, 2003-11-09)
[No abstract available]
A URI is worth a thousand tags: From tagging to linked data with MOAT
(IGI Global, 2009)
Although tagging is a widely accepted practice on the Social Web, it raises various issues like tags ambiguity and heterogeneity, as well as the lack of organization between tags. We believe that Semantic Web technologies ...
Towards semantically-interlinked online communities
(CEPIS Member Society, Asociación de Técnicos de Informática (ATI), 2005-12)
Online community sites have replaced the traditional means of keeping a community informed via libraries and publishing. At present, online communities are islands that are not interlinked. Ontologies and Semantic Web ...
Home network infrastructure for handheld/wearable appliances
A server infrastructure allows wireless wearable appliances or portable handsets to access consumer services offered via the server. Services are accessed via a Universal Home Services Interface (UHSI) which is ...
Wireless transfer of images from a digital camera to the internet via a standard GSM mobile phone
In this paper we describe an infrastructure based on an existing, commercially available, GSM mobile phone for achieving connectivity between digital cameras and an Internet Website. Pictures are ...
Internet connectivity solutions for digital photography
The exposure of consumers to the Internet is opening up broad new markets for data-centric services and products. One of these new markets is that of digital photography. A key to growing this emerging ...