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Semantic similarity from natural language and ontology analysis
Harispe S., Ranwez S., Janaqi S., Montmain J.,  Morgan & Claypool Publishers, San Rafael, CA, 2015. 254 pp. Type: Book (978-1-627054-46-1)

Harispe et al. offer a coherent and most-welcome unified view of the vast literature on semantic similarity, covering both corpus-based and ontological methods. It fills a gap in the current literature and is rich with references and interesting i...

May 23 2016
Digital design and computer architecture: ARM edition
Harris S., Harris D.,  Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., Waltham, MA, 2016. 584 pp. Type: Book (978-0-128000-56-4)

During the past few decades, astronomical progress has been made in computer and related technologies. This phenomenal advancement can be fundamentally attributed to the developments in digital logic design and integrated circuits. There are a ple...

May 16 2016
Visual cryptography for image processing and security: theory, methods, and applications (2nd ed.)
Liu F., Yan W.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2015. 167 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319234-72-4)

In this slim but overly packed volume, visual cryptography is reviewed along with its fundamental concepts in theory and practice. The area is absolutely critical at this time for counter-terrorism, corporate security, and in international relatio...

May 9 2016
Delay/power modeling and optimization of FinFET circuit modules under PVT variations: observing the trends between the 22nm and 14nm technology nodes
Tang A., Gao X., Chen L., Jha N.  ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems 12(4): 1-21, 2016. Type: Article

Driven by the increasing demands of low power and high performance, the semiconductor industry has pushed the device down to below 20 nanometer (nm) scale. Downscaling introduced several challenges, among which short channel effect is one of the m...

May 2 2016
Extending "out of the body" tactile phantom sensations to 2D and applying it to mobile interaction
Kim Y., Lee J., Kim G.  Personal and Ubiquitous Computing 19(8): 1295-1311, 2015. Type: Article

The quest for an all-senses virtual reality is not only of abstract research interest, but has numerous marketplace applications. Researchers have known for decades that the brain map of sensation does not necessarily correspond to physical realit...

Apr 25 2016
Swarm intelligence: principles, advances, and applications
Hassanien A., Alamry E.,  CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 2015. 228 pp. Type: Book (978-1-498741-06-4)

Biological models have inspired algorithm designers at least since 1954, with Barricelli’s simulations of evolution [1]. His motive as a biologist was the study of evolution, but engineers realized that many practical problems could be addre...

Apr 18 2016
A resource oriented integration architecture for the Internet of Things
Dar K., Taherkordi A., Baraki H., Eliassen F., Geihs K.  Pervasive and Mobile Computing 20145-159, 2015. Type: Article

A concrete component architecture for integrating small Internet of Things (IoT) devices into larger business processes is central in this easy-to-follow and comprehensive paper. Against the backdrop of an ambient assisted living system supporting...

Apr 11 2016
Oblivious network routing: algorithms and applications
Iyengar S., Boroojeni K.,  The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015. 176 pp. Type: Book (978-0-262029-15-5)

This short book is the outcome of many years of research on oblivious network routing. The project was partially funded by a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant. The book shows mathematical tools and models, as well as their application, to de...

Apr 4 2016
Transforming learning and IT management through gamification
Prakash E., Rao M.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2015. 119 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319186-98-6)

Although this book was released within the “Elsevier International Series on Computer Entertainment and Media Technology,” it provides serious insight into the concept of gamification, a new and interesting category that is slowly bein...

Mar 28 2016
Multiscale event detection in social media
Dong X., Mavroeidis D., Calabrese F., Frossard P.  Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery 29(5): 1374-1405, 2015. Type: Article

How do you detect and analyze collective behavior? Behavioral scientists have pondered this problem for over a century....

Mar 21 2016
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