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Mining the semantic web
Rettinger A., Lösch U., Tresp V., D’Amato C., Fanizzi N. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery 24(3): 613-662, 2020. Type: Article
The semantic version of the World Wide Web (WWW), the semantic web, allows for formal reasoning and querying. It has two components: formal ontologies, which provide domain-specific knowledge, and annotations of web resources, which can be read ...
Nov 25 2022
Survey on mining subjective data on the web
Tsytsarau M., Palpanas T. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery 24(3): 478-514, 2012. Type: Article
When accessing information on the web, users not only consume the information but also comment on and actively annotate the content, which then generates new content and can also provide ratings. People express themselves on the web through blogs,...
Nov 16 2022
Functional interfaces in Java: fundamentals and examples
Lecessi R., Apress, New York, NY, 2019. 428 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484242-77-3)
Functional programming is a programming paradigm that emphasizes the use of functions to break down a problem into subtasks. Everything is done with functions, and the building blocks are just functions. This is in contrast to other paradigms, suc...
Sep 27 2022
Clean craftsmanship: disciplines, standards, and ethics
Martin R., Pearson, Columbus, OH, 2021. 416 pp. Type: Book (978-0-136915-71-3), Reviews: (2 of 2)
At first, computer programming was reserved for highly skilled people. Over the decades, programming languages have become more and more user friendly, making them accessible to more people. Nowadays, several countries around the world are general...
Sep 21 2022
Big data 2.0 processing systems
Sakr S., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2020. 164 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030441-86-9)
This is a slightly expanded new edition of Sakr’s 2016 book. The first edition correctly assessed the trajectory of big data systems, including their initial success and future limits. This second edition adds a chapter on larg...
Aug 12 2022
Beginning C++20: from novice to professional
Horton I., Van Weert P., Apress, New York, NY, 2020. 853 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484258-83-5)
With more pages than there are words in this review, it would be excessive to list all the concepts, techniques, and lessons taught in
Beginning C++ 20
. This is a beginner text for the programming language. It does not assume an...
Aug 9 2022
A survey on end-edge-cloud orchestrated network computing paradigms: transparent computing, mobile edge computing, fog computing, and cloudlet
Ren J., Zhang D., He S., Zhang Y., Li T. ACM Computing Surveys 52(6): 1-36, 2019. Type: Article
Recognizing the limits of (distant) cloud computing, modern Internet of things (IoT) architectures recognize the so-called edge continuum between cloud applications and IoT devices and machines. “Continuum” implies ...
Jun 17 2022
Technology and global public health
Murthy M., Ansehl A., Springer, New York, NY, 2020. 425 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030463-54-0)
Applications of modern technology in various traditional domains are gaining momentum. In particular, various modern technologies in healthcare can improve treatment outcomes and quality of life for both medical practitioners and patie...
Jun 1 2022
Database design for mere mortals: a hands-on guide to relational database design
Hernandez M., Pearson, Boston, MA, 2021. 586 pp. Type: Book (978-2-017528-40-1)
This is the fourth edition of a text that was published 25 years ago. The main purpose of the book is to explain the logical design phase of the database development process, independently on a particular database software. Note that a...
May 10 2022
Computer networks: a systems approach, sixth edition
Peterson L., Davie B., ACADEMIC PRESS, Cambridge, MA, 2021. 848 pp. Type: Book (978-1-281820-08-2)
The field of computer science and engineering is advancing rapidly, especially in the area of computer networking. As the speed of networks increases, large amounts of data can be transferred at the speed of light. This makes more adva...
Apr 20 2022
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