Local distance restricted bribery in voting
: AAMAS 19
The bribery problem asks whether there exists an appropriate-“cost” collection of voters in an election such that, if one strategically changes their votes, one’s favored candidate will win. In that model, each...
Multiagent Systems (I.2.11...) | Jul 6 20
Manipulative design of scoring systems
: AAMAS 19
Scoring systems, where each candidate gets a number of points from each voter based on the candidate’s position in the voter’s vote, are the most important broad class of voting rules. For example, plurality elections are scoring systems...
Multiagent Systems (I.2.11...) | Apr 28 20
Dynamic malware analysis in the modern era—a state of the art survey
: ACM Computing Surveys
Malware is a problem. Its spreading within industrial networks and critical infrastructures shows that there is an always increasing need for cybersecurity expertise to detect, protect, and react to infections...
Security & Protection (D.4.6) | May 14 20
Metamorphic testing: a review of challenges and opportunities
: ACM Computing Surveys
Testing software remains a complex business, so finding different means for doing so is important. Metamorphic testing belongs in one’s toolkit, along with unit tests and property-based testing. Thus, overviews are...
Validation (D.2.4...) | Jun 2 20
Security and privacy on blockchain
: ACM Computing Surveys
While still controversial in terms of mainstream use, the study, research, and development of all things blockchain has been moving ahead full steam. Interestingly, while distributed ledger technology (DLT) is...
Security & Protection (D.4.6) | May 27 20
Epistemology in the era of fake news: an exploration of information verification behaviors among social networking site users
: ACM SIGMIS Database
Factors that influence social networking site users when it comes to verifying information include perceptions about the network’s composition, perceptions...
Social Networking (H.3.4...) | Mar 2 20
Blending human and artificial intelligence to support autistic children’s social communication skills
: ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction
Children with autism spectrum conditions (ASC) experience various levels of difficulty in...
Social & Behavioral Sciences (J.4) | Mar 12 20
Quantifying the utility-privacy tradeoff in the Internet of Things
: ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems
The Internet of Things (IoT), much more than other fields in computer science (CS), introduces new issues related to inferential and differential privacy. The...
Security & Protection (C.2.0...) | Mar 10 20
Overcoming security vulnerabilities in deep learning-based indoor localization frameworks on mobile devices
: ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems
This paper analyzes “the vulnerability of a convolutional neural network (CNN)–based indoor localization...
Security & Protection (D.4.6) | Apr 22 20
Interactive recommendation with user-specific deep reinforcement learning
: ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data
Recommender systems are widely used, especially by online applications with a view to enhancing user experience. In most conventional systems, past...
Retrieval Models (H.3.3...) | Mar 2 20
AI in marketing, sales and service
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a catchy term that you see every day in the media. Every chief executive must be thinking about how to apply AI to their company. But, lacking the necessary knowledge, they don’t know how to start. This book comes to the rescue. It uses...
| Mar 10 20
Advanced Boolean techniques
Boolean functions--functions on the domain of the logical values “true” and “false”--represent a fundamental concept of computer science with applications in many areas, including the design of digital circuits, the specification and verification of hardware...
| Apr 27 20
Advances in Physarum machines
The idea of computing with deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecules first received attention in 1987, from the mathematician Tom Head . In 1994, in a seminal paper , Adleman solved an instance of a Hamiltonian path problem using DNA in a wet lab, thus giving...
Biology And Genetics (J.3...)
| Mar 13 20
Agile machine learning
The application of agile principles to applied machine learning teams is the topic of this book. Machine learning relies heavily on data. This poses new types of challenges, that is, data is generally noisy, follows unknown patterns, and can be biased. The authors tackle...
| Mar 27 20
An introduction to machine learning
Rebala et al. try to explain, in the simplest of terms, the wide diversity of data analysis techniques, that is, machine learning. The book claims to assume no prior knowledge of machine learning,and the authors emphasize a "conceptual understanding of the...
| Apr 13 20
Applied reinforcement learning with Python
This is a small book on the broader topic of reinforcement learning (RL), written by a practitioner for practitioners. It is very practically oriented, but with limited theoretical background. The book narrative is...
| May 22 20
The development of computing technology for natural language has followed a hierarchical structure familiar to linguists. Early work at Bell Laboratories focused on phonology, recognizing and generating the basic sounds. Then researchers began to detect words and...
Natural Language Processing (I.2.7)
| Mar 17 20
Artificial intelligence and conservation
This edited volume is the second book in the publisher’s “Artificial Intelligence for Social Good” series. It is a collection of papers on “research advances in AI that benefit the conservation of wildlife, forests, coral reefs, rivers, and other natural resources.”
| Jun 25 20
Beginning security with Microsoft technologies
This book is written for a very specific audience. If you are a junior technical person (say a programmer, systems administrator, or even an entry-level security specialist) in an organization running Office 365, Windows 10, and Azure web services, and you...
Security & Protection (D.4.6)
| Apr 24 20
Business model innovation in the era of the Internet of Things
Being myself responsible for innovation at a large software firm in the Internet of Things (IoT) domain, this book sounded like a perfect match for me and my role. It certainly provides a selected set of good...
| May 18 20