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Deep learning for computer vision with Python
Rosebrock A., PyImageSearch.com, 2018.Type: Book

Internet resources for learning artificial intelligence (AI), especially regarding the subtopic of machine learning (ML), are expanding rapidly. Two resources, presented as online books, are the subject of this review. Both resources overlap in co...

Mar 18 2019
Deep learning for computer vision with Python
Rosebrock A., PyImageSearch.com, 2018.Type: Book

Internet resources for learning artificial intelligence (AI), especially regarding the subtopic of machine learning (ML), are expanding rapidly. Two resources, presented as online books, are the subject of this review. Both resources overlap in co...

Mar 18 2019
From being there to watching: shared and dedicated telepresence robot usage at academic conferences
Neustaedter C., Singhal S., Pan R., Heshmat Y., Forghani A., Tang J.  ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction 25(6): 1-39, 2018. Type: Article

“I was there” is a sentence that in the future might be synonymous with remotely watching, or being telepresent. When the “being there“ means attending scientific events aimed at increasing scientific cooperation with peers...

Mar 11 2019
Assessing students’ IT professional values in a global project setting
Frezza S., Daniels M., Wilkin A.  ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE) 19(2): 1-34, 2019. Type: Article

This paper is on developing a set of questions to assess students’ professional values. The context for the development is a project-based course involving three universities, two in the US and one in Sweden. Values formation is difficult to...

Mar 4 2019
What can be computed?: A practical guide to the theory of computation
MacCormick J.,  PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, Princeton, NJ, 2018. 408 pp. Type: Book (978-0-691170-66-4)

What should be in a first course on the theory of computation? For 50 years, there has only been one answer: formal grammars and their corresponding automata. Hopcroft and Ullman’s book has been the standard [1], but there are dozens if not ...

Feb 25 2019
A survey of methods for explaining black box models
Guidotti R., Monreale A., Ruggieri S., Turini F., Giannotti F., Pedreschi D.  ACM Computing Surveys 51(5): 1-42, 2019. Type: Article

Computerized decision support systems have significant social consequences, and yet they are capable of mistakes or bias. Can an autonomous driving system be trusted, for example, when its visual scene recognition was implemented as a neural netwo...

Feb 19 2019
Swarms and network intelligence in search
Altshuler Y., Pentland A., Bruckstein A.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2018. 238 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319636-02-3)

The book provides a unified and systematic view of the authors’ research in the area of swarm robotics, with an emphasis on swarm applications for search missions. A lot of the included work is previously published material. The book focuses...

Feb 11 2019
Environmental sound recognition using short-time feature aggregation
Roma G., Herrera P., Nogueira W.  Journal of Intelligent Information Systems 51(3): 457-475, 2018. Type: Article

Enabling the automatic human-level (or better) detection and classification of audio events and sound environments would be a clear plus for artificial intelligence (AI)-based applications such as robotics and social signal processing. Typical mac...

Feb 4 2019
Guide to graph algorithms: sequential, parallel and distributed
Erciyes K.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2018. 471 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319732-34-3)

This comprehensive text focuses on graph data structures and consequent graph algorithms as fundamental to the analysis of various types of networks, from social to biological ones. The book consists of three parts, with 15 chapters including an e...

Jan 28 2019
Teaching computing: a practitioner’s perspective
Walker H.,  CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 2018. 514 pp. Type: Book (978-1-138034-43-3)

Computing is a very popular option among undergraduates and graduates because it relates to many other disciplines, including finance, graphic design, game development, and biology, among others. The teaching of computing requires up-to-date knowl...

Jan 21 2019
 
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