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    • Building on Seven Years of Collaborative Effort 

      Best, Michael L.; Tomaya, Kentaro; Bar, François (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2010)
    • Can IT Start-Ups Slay Telecommunication Incumbents? Stories of David Versus Goliath 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2004)
    • Canine Reachability of Snout-based Wearable Inputs 

      Valentin, Giancarlo; Alcaidinho, Joelle; Friel, Larry; Zeagler, Clint; Jackson, Melody; Starner, Thad (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-09)
      We designed an experiment with the goal of assessing wearable reachability for canines. We investigated the effect of placement on the ability of dogs to reach on-body interfaces with their snouts. In our pilot study, seven ...
    • CCLI-using media computation to attract and retain students in computing 

      Guzdial, Mark (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-10-31)
    • The Challenges of Wearable Computing for Working Dogs 

      Valentin, Giancarlo; Alcaidinho, Joelle; Jackson, Melody Moore (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09)
      We present two case studies on creating wearables for dogs and discuss them in terms of challenges of safety, space, weight and comfort, that motivated them. You can use these case studies and our design process as a ...
    • Community Mosaic: Finding Ways to Eat More Healthfully in a Low-Income African American Community 

      Sharma, Mansi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-05-12)
      Community Mosaic is a system to promote healthy eating amongst low-income African American people. This thesis analyzes a study I conducted that encourages people to talk about what they think are the barriers against as ...
    • Compositional Classification 

      Jones, Joshua (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-25)
      An intelligent system must routinely deal with massive information processing complexity. The research discussed in this document is concerned with finding representations and processes to deal with a part of this ...
    • Computational techniques for reasoning about and shaping player experiences in interactive narratives 

      Roberts, David L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-06)
      Interactive narratives are marked by two characteristics: 1) a space of player interactions, some subset of which are specified as aesthetic goals for the system; and 2) the affordance for players to express self-agency ...
    • Computer Science Construct Use, Learning, and Creative Credit in a Graphic Design Community 

      Dorn, Brian; Tew, Allison Elliott; Guzdial, Mark (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-02)
      End-users, who are projected to outnumber professional programmers in the next decade, present a unique opportunity to understand how computer science knowledge is acquired in the real world. We conducted an analysis ...
    • The Contribution of User-Based Subsidies to the Impact and Sustainability of Telecenters: The eCenter Project in Kyrgyzstan 

      Best, Michael L.; Thakur, Dhanaraj; Kolko, Beth (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2010)
      We examine the extent to which user-based subsidies can promote the financial/social sustainability and development impact of telecenters. We do this by looking at a coupon scheme used by the USAID funded eCenter network ...
    • Creating augmented reality authoring tools informed by designer workflow and goals 

      Coleman, Maribeth Gandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-09-27)
      In a 20-year period, AR has gone from being viewed as a heavyweight technology to a new medium for a variety of applications. As a result there has been an increasing need for tools to support AR design and development ...
    • Creating Necessary Knowledge 

      Wilson, Ernest J., III; Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2004)
    • Crossing the Disciplines 

      Best, Michael L.; Bar, François (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2009)
    • Decision support for caregivers through embedded capture and access 

      Kientz, Julie A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-07-08)
      The care of individuals with concerns about development, health, and wellness is often a difficult, complicated task and may rely on a team of diverse caregivers. There are many decisions that caregivers must make to help ...
    • Deliberate Barriers to User Participation on MetaFilter 

      Pileggi, Hannah; Morrison, Briana; Bruckman, Amy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014)
      This descriptive study explores deliberate barriers to user participation on the long-lived discussion site Metafilter has been in continuous operation since its founding in 1999, and at the time of this ...
    • Description of Computer Science Higher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa: Initial Explorations 

      Chetty, Marshini; Buckhalter, Celeste; Best, Michael L.; Grinter, Rebecca E.; Guzdial, Mark (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007)
      Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) are in need of technology innovators who are equipped to leverage technologies in locally relevant domains such as health, government and education. To create skilled graduates ...
    • Designing a character avatar model for the Mermaids MMO 

      Ead, Samer Omar (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-12-20)
      This paper describes the technique formed for the creation of an efficient, simply rigged, customizable mermaid avatar model for the Mermaids massively multiplayer online game (MMOG). Our goal was to improve the in game ...
    • Designing an Effective Interactive E-book for Computer Science Education 

      Moore, Steven James (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-01-28)
      There’s a need to develop more computer science teachers around the world. As massive open online courses have been failing, an interactive e-book used for distance learning might fulfill this need. This research seeks to ...
    • Designing Digital Services for Gleaning in Atlanta 

      Nelson, Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-05)
      This is the compiled work for my master’s project, advised by Dr. Carl DiSalvo, as a requirement for completing the M.S. Human-Computer Interaction degree at Georgia Tech. First, I present formative work that describes ...
    • Designing technologies to support migrants and refugees 

      Brown, Deana (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-07-07)
      Families migrate to improve their outcomes, however the process is very disruptive. My research asks and answers the question can scaffolding communication through technology mitigate the disruption caused to families by ...