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Computational intelligence: a methodological introduction (3rd ed.)
Kruse R., Mostaghim S., Borgelt C., Braune C., Steinbrecher M., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2022. 653 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030422-26-4)
Ideas, more than inventions, change the world. Seen from this perspective, computational intelligence should be viewed, in my opinion, as a set of ideas that find applications in intelligent systems or devices that exhibit intelligent behaviour in...
Model-driven DevOps: increasing agility and security in your physical network through DevOps
King J., Carter S., Addison-Wesley Professional, Boston, MA, 2022. 192 pp. Type: Book (0137644671)
As software development continues to evolve with the aim of faster development cycles, organizations are increasingly turning to model-driven DevOps. Model-driven DevOps enables developers to create and manage applications faster and more efficien...
Sustainable cities: big data, artificial intelligence and the rise of green, "cy-phy" cities
Scardovi C., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2021. 231 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030684-37-2)
The book’s central theme is the fashionable “smart city”; however, it is difficult to define the genre of the book, for example, it was published under business management. The book is rather a kind of empirical philosophy that o...
IoT for sustainable smart cities and society
Rodrigues J., Agarwal P., Khanna K., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2022. 338 pp. Type: Book (303089553X)
Before reading this review, take two minutes to reflect upon the following questions:...
Augmented reality and virtual reality: the power of AR and VR for business
tom Dieck M., Jung T., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 335 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030062-45-3)
The concept of virtual reality (VR)--that is, when one’s senses and perception can be shifted to experience something that is not real--has been around for decades. The growth in computing power and display technology over the past...
Automated annotations for AI data and model transparency
Thirumuruganathan S., Kunjir M., Ouzzani M., Chawla S. Journal of Data and Information Quality 14(1): 1-9, 2022. Type: Article
Individuals, organizations, and signals from automatic devices produce enormous amounts of heterogenous data. Data lakes for storage needs are suffice. Beyond storing, the quick deployment of enterprise private data also requires fast analysis. Bu...
The story of proof: logic and the history of mathematics
Stillwell J., PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, Princeton, NJ, 2022. 456 pp. Type: Book (0691234361), Reviews: (2 of 2)
Years ago, several of my colleagues in the university’s mathematics department told me that many high school students no longer study classic plane geometry, the kind of instruction that emphasizes careful logic applied to axioms, postulates...
Jerusalem online: critical cartography for the digital age
Carraro V., Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY, 2021. 143 pp. Type: Book (978-9-811633-13-3)
While cartography studies the making and using of maps, this book focuses on a specific case study of critical cartography, that is, when power relations and differing understandings of reality and politics change or shape the making of maps for a...
Artificial intelligence: an introduction for the inquisitive reader
Chen R., Chen C., CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2022. 344 pp. Type: Book (978-1-032103-47-1)
Chen and Chen present a comprehensive overview of the past decades from a computer science (CS) and artificial intelligence (AI) point of view. The book is not a scientific or technical/technology elaboration since a part of it, or more exactly se...
Advances in data science
Demir I., Lou Y., Wang X., Welker K., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2021. 384 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030798-90-1)
Advances in data science
, published as volume 26 in Springer’s “Association for Women in Mathematics” series, summarizes the results from two related workshops--the first one held at the Institute for Computational an...
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