2003 - April
A model of democracy
by Ubiquity staff
April 2003When can you have freedom, equality, moral reciprocity and a paycheck? Brook Manville on the surprising blueprint for organizational management.
Is E-learning really the future or a risk?
by Charles A. Shoniregun, Sarah-Jane Gray
April 2003Can e-learning investment decisions be justifiable with the rate in which technology evolves?
Organizing and safeguarding information on disk
by M. E. Kabay
The art and business of speech recognition
by Blade Kotelly
April 2003Writing Effective Prompts
Running a virtual enterprise
by K. V. K. K. Prasad
April 2003The story of a software division that managed to survive in spite of the downturn in the industry.
Job applications and network security, or, how to not limit the online applicant pool
by Trevis J. Rothwell
April 2003Employers discourage potential applicants by not offering secure methods for submitting personal information.
Reflections on the user centered design (UCD) perspective in research on wireless applications
by Michele Visciola
April 2003In order to play an influential role in research and practice, UCD communities should implement new methods and tools into current practices and advance the boundaries of the field.
A Ubiquity symposium is an organized debate around a proposition or point of view. It is a means to explore a complex issue from multiple perspectives. An early example of a symposium on teaching computer science appeared in Communications of the ACM (December 1989).
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Ubiquity Symposium: Big Data
- Big Data, Digitization, and Social Change (Opening Statement) by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic
- Big Data and the Attention Economy by Bernardo A. Huberman
- Big Data for Social Science Research by Mark Birkin
- Technology and Business Challenges of Big Data in the Digital Economy by Dave Penkler
- High Performance Synthetic Information Environments: An integrating architecture in the age of pervasive data and computing By Christopher L. Barrett, Jeffery Johnson, and Madhav Marathe
- Developing an Open Source "Big Data" Cognitive Computing Platform by Michael Kowolenko and Mladen Vouk
- When Good Machine Learning Leads to Bad Cyber Security by Tegjyot Singh Sethi and Mehmed Kantardzic
- Corporate Security is a Big Data Problem by Louisa Saunier and Kemal Delic
- Big Data: Business, technology, education, and science by Jeffrey Johnson, Luca Tesei, Marco Piangerelli, Emanuela Merelli, Riccardo Paci, Nenad Stojanovic, Paulo Leitão, José Barbosa, and Marco Amador
- Big Data or Big Brother? That is the question now (Closing Statement) by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic