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    • License-Exempt Wireless Policy: Results of an African Survey 

      Neto, Isabel; Best, Michael L.; Gillett, Sharon E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2005)
      New radio technologies and public policies have, in many countries, allowed transmission on specific frequencies by individuals without a license. These license-exempt, or “unlicensed,” bands (including 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz ...
    • Looking Back, Moving Forward 

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

      Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-23)
    • Mimesis Aegis: A Mimicry Privacy Shield 

      Lau, Billy; Chung, Simon; Song, Chengyu; Jang, Yeongjin; Lee, Wenke; Boldyreva, Alexandra (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-07)
      Users are increasingly storing, accessing, and exchanging data through public cloud services such as those provided by Google, Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft. Although users may want to have faith in cloud providers ...
    • Moving Beyond "The Real Digital Divide" 

      Wilson, Ernest J., III; Best, Michael L.; Kleine, Dorothea (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2005)
    • Mwangaza Trip Report Spring 2014 

      Bruce, Carrie; Tomlinson, Brianna J.; Walker, Bruce (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014)
      This document summarizes the notes from the research trip to Kenya completed in March 2014.
    • New Digital Support for Scholarly Activities 

      Best, Michael L.; Ferguson, Mark E.; Jannik, Catherine M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-10-05)
    • Open Access Publishing and the Creative Community 

      Wilson, Ernest J., III; Best, Michael L.; Kleine, Dorothea (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2005)
    • Real Synthetic Scholarship 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2007)
    • Special Editorial from Michael Best 

      Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2012)
    • Sustainability Failures of Rural Telecenters: Challenges from the Sustainable Access in Rural India (SARI) Project 

      Best, Michael L.; Kumar, Rajendra (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2008)
      We have examined longitudinally an ICT for a development project in rural India, closely watching activities and surveying users at as many as 100 Internet facilities in more than 50 different villages. The Sustainable ...
    • The telecommunications policy process in post-conflict developing countries: the case of Liberia 

      Best, Michael L.; Thakur, Dhanaraj (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008)
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to develop an understanding of the telecommunications policy process in immediate post-conflict countries and how that process differs from traditional settings. Design/methodology/approach ...
    • Towards a Canine-Human Communication System Based on Head Gestures 

      Valentin, Giancarlo; Alcaidinho, Joelle; Howard, Ayanna; Jackson, Melody M.; Starner, Thad (Georgia Institute of TechnologyAssociation for Computing Machinery, 2015-11)
      We explored symbolic canine-human communication for working dogs through the use of canine head gestures. We identified a set of seven criteria for selecting head gestures and identified the first four deserving further ...
    • Understanding Our Knowledge Gaps: Or, Do We Have an ICT4D Field? And Do We Want One? 

      Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2010)
    • An underwater wearable computer for two way human-dolphin communication experimentation 

      Kohlsdorf, Daniel; Gilliland, Scott; Presti, Peter; Starner, Thad; Herzing, Denise (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-09)
      Research in dolphin cognition and communication in the wild is still a challenging task for marine biologists. Most problems arise from the uncontrolled nature of field studies and the challenges of building suitable ...
    • Unsupervised Learning for Lexicon-Based Classification 

      Eisenstein, Jacob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017)
      In lexicon-based classification, documents are assigned labels by comparing the number of words that appear from two opposed lexicons, such as positive and negative sentiment. Creating such words lists is often easier ...
    • User Centered Design Considered Harmful 

      Dearden, Andy; Best, Michael L.; Dray, Susan; Light, Ann; Thomas, John; Buckhalter, Celeste; Greenblatt, Daniel; Krishanan, Shanks; Sambasivan, Nithya (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2008)
    • Uses of Mobile Phones in Post-Conflict Liberia 

      Best, Michael L.; Smyth, Thomas N.; Etherton, John; Wornyo, Edem (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2010)
      Liberia is a country emerging from years of protracted and devastating civil conflict. Left without any fixed-line telephone infrastructure, it relies solely on the mobile phone for telephony. This study investigates the ...
    • The Velocity of Rebirth 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2007)
    • Wearable Alert System for Mobility-Assistance Service Dogs 

      Valentin, Giancarlo; Freil, Larry; Alcaidinho, Joelle; Zuerndorfer, Jay; Mason, Celeste; Jackson, Melody M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-10)
      We present a study of a wearable alert system for mobility-assistance dogs. Our focus in this study is on assessing sensor and dog activation reliability for the purpose of understanding both system and dog training ...