The secret formula for choosing the right next role:
Communications of the ACM
Like it or not, tech professionals still very much enjoy great career opportunities. Searching and changing positions, with various motivations, is just a part of life for some tech professionals. Reported in a...
| Dec 3 18
SQL tester: an online SQL assessment tool and its impact:
SQL Tester is an online practice and assessment tool for structured query language (SQL). Its code is available on GitHub. Students can answer the questions in any order and make as many attempts as they want...
| Dec 4 18
Big data analytics in science:
The presenter frequently refers to slides on a screen via hand gestures; however, except for one instance, less than one-quarter of any slide is ever visible in the video. As a result, the presented material is very...
| Dec 5 18
On an new algorithm for function approximation with full accuracy in the presence of discontinuities based on the immersed interface method:
Journal of Scientific Computing
Linear algorithms for the approximation of smooth functions are stable and convergent, but if the functions are piecewise continuous then we encounter...
| Dec 6 18
Online estimation of discrete, continuous, and conditional joint densities using classifier chains:
Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
When considering data streams, the entire data stream is not available in one shot and estimates are needed, thus it is difficult to apply...
Data Mining (H.2.8...)
| Dec 6 18
Words become worlds:
Different technologies may well become valuable tools for combating global childhood illiteracy. But how should cost-effective technologies be made available to help solve the digital divide and reading difficulties of...
User Interfaces (H.5.2)
| Dec 7 18
A verified SAT solver framework with learn, forget, restart, and incrementality:
Journal of Automated Reasoning
SAT solvers are automatic decision procedures for the propositional satisfiability problem; they play an important role in planning...
| Dec 10 18
Research and application of block chain technology in crowdsourcing platform:
Crowdsourcing is heavily dependent on mutual trust between key stakeholders in order to succeed, and lack of trust often leads to failures. Even exclusive platforms created to support crowdsourcing haven’t been...
Electronic Commerce (K.4.4)
| Dec 11 18
ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction
The paper describes how “tech entrepreneurs in occupied Palestine” are hindered by a lack of access to infrastructure. Particular immediate issues are...
Organizational Impacts (K.4.3)
| Dec 12 18
Network routing is an important aspect of networks. Routing architectures, algorithms, protocols, analysis, and operational deployment are investigated in this book via a detailed approach.
The book has six parts. The first part (four chapters) starts with an introduction...
Routing Protocols (C.2.2...)
| Dec 4 18
Advanced concepts for renewable energy supply of data centres
Data centers are large critical infrastructure facilities devoted to the data processing, data storage, and communications needed by an ever-growing number and diversity of services; they must stay connected to the...
| Dec 7 18