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Discount Coupons Found Online - Watches Coupons Many of you check out online shopping portals to find out if there are any offers to help you purchase the watch of your choice. Well, for now your search should be over if you visit Couponland.in, a site that has recently started to stock watches coupons for its users, which enable online purchases of any watch with significant discounts and cash backs. By acquiring a particular watchkart.com, you can now get Rs 500 cash back on any watch that costs at least Rs 2500. If you have placed orders for multiple watches at watchkart.com, you can get a watchkart.com coupon that entitles you Rs 1500 instant cash back on purchases worth Rs 7000....   [tags: watches, cabs, flights, hotels, bus] 620 words
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How To Rejuvenate A Mature Bus - The last two decades has seen a revolution in management accounting theory and practice due to the challenges of the competitive environment in the 1980s. Kaplan and Johnson (1987) identified the failings and obsolescence of existing cost and performance measurement systems which led to re-examination of traditional cost accounting and management control systems. Conventional financial and management accounting methods have developed primarily as a result of corporate legislation in the 1930s forcing companies to provide externally published financial accounts....   [tags: essays research papers] 2356 words
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The Increased Involvement of the End User in Innovation Process - User According to the innovation based research, has been found to play a significant role in determining the success of new product research (O'heocha and Conboy, 2010). Users and consumers have been believed to play an overriding role in innovation process across wide range of industries. Literature has highlighted the varying role of user involvement related to different sectors. Slow moving sectors involve a great user involvement contrary to the high paced technological industry. Innovation has been viewed as a coupling process which is initiated by the minds of imaginative people....   [tags: innovation, crowdsourcing, user involvement]
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Kuching Bus Terminal in East Malaysia - ... Most of the bus company workers complained that too long behind the wheel as main cause of stress in their jobs. Inability of the workers to engage with the stressful working environment causes the productivity of workforce to decrease. Tucker (2013) stated that people are not designed to operate for 24/7. Human have natural programmed clock which sleep at night active during the day called circadian rhythm (Workplace Safe and Health, 2010, p5). The rhythm can be disrupted by the changes of daily schedule....   [tags: first air conditioned regional bus terminal] 1407 words
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Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) Bus Arbiter - ... This design allows the PCI bus architecture to be independent of processor. To interface a different microprocessor, the designer should only change the interface logic in the PCI host logic so as to match with the new processor. Moreover, the PCI host logic allows bus concurrency. The microprocessor can continue with its tasks while a PCI bus master is accessing the bus. Two PCI devices can still communicate using bus while the microprocessor is accessing its cache or main memory. While the program is being executed, the processor might access main memory for various reasons....   [tags: connecting external hardware bus to computer] 631 words
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What makes good User Interface in Games? - User Interface in Video games holds more value than most could realize. When you play a video game, the user interface is usually the number one thing you spend time “interacting” with when you play the game. In order to even play it, you have to use the options in front of you the play. It usually comes in the form of a group of menus or a small display showing the buttons that you need to use, like shortcuts for your abilities. It can display information such as your health, or the resource you need to use the abilities you have, or even enemy health and position....   [tags: user interface, video games, gamers]
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Bus Rapid Transit: A Sustainable Approach to Mass Transit - Bus Rapid Transit: A Sustainable Approach to Mass Transit Transportation accounts for about 25% of fossil fuel consumption. One way to decrease the negative environmental effects of burning fossil fuels (e.g. smog and global warming) is to improve mass transit. An efficient mass transit system speeds travel time, cuts travel costs, and makes service more reliable. Consequently, it discourages the use of private vehicles, reducing fossil fuel consumption and emissions. A type of mass transit that has proven to be environmentally and socially successful in many cities across the world is Bus Rapid Transit....   [tags: Mass Transit Bus Public Transportation Essays]
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The Bus: More than just a bus? - On December 1, 1955 the 42 year old, NAACP secretary found herself in the middle of what would be later classified as the first huge movement in desegregating America especially the South. Parks was thrown in jail that day, but she wouldn’t stay for long. Martin Luther King Jr. and Edgar Daniel Nixon worked hard and fast to plain their retaliation to this injustice. Four days later on Monday December 5, the bus boycott began. Black cab drivers and those with cars help to transport African Americans where need be....   [tags: Civil Rights Movement]
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The Bus - The Bus I have this friend named Ted. Ted has an old school bus all spray-painted and beat up looking. This in and of itself is not that big a matter. What makes this bus different is he attached the top half of a Volkswagon van on top of the bus. This bus has been around for around fifteen years or so and has looked about the same if not worse the whole time. See, Ted used to live in this bus. It's a project he has been working on for some time now. Numerous people have asked him why he won't get rid of the ugly thing....   [tags: essays research papers] 1616 words
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The Bus - It's around 5:30am and I am still waiting for the bus to leave the station. I'm so excited about my trip to Texas. It seems very odd because I'm only on the bus with 3 other people; the bus driver and a mother and her young daughter. The Driver He is a short man with white wavy hair and a long white beard. He reminds me of Santa Clause but I am sure that Santa doesn't carry cigarettes in his shirt pocket like this guy does. He keeps looking in the mirror at the people on the bus; almost like he was analyzing them and judging them....   [tags: Descriptive Personal Narrative] 1376 words
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The Bus Incident - Chapter Eight The Bus Incident. Hazy, lazy, summer days and the nights that followed. Shape my destiny. As a child it was playing swing ball in the garden, washing up bottle, water fights and barbecues and as an adult, cold beer, sunbathing and more barbecues. Yes, my friends it’s a British stable to eat burnt meat outside while, watching your own skin sizzle. I was sitting on the bus last week with sweat beads, forming on my forehead. The heated glare shined through the window and made me squint....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1387 words
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The Bus Stop of Life - I stand at the bus stop, en route to the city, waiting, looking up and down the street, where I have been, where I will go, remember the times before when I did the same thing, always when waiting, caught between the here and the now, and smile at another moment, a possible turning point in this life. Bus stops are markers for our lives, three types, stations, timed stops, and hailing stops, the latter where you have to flag down the driver. Bus stations are the most significant, represent life’s milestones, birth, death, marriage, divorce, migration, returning home as the prodigal son....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography] 504 words
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Are Bus Passes Used Effectively - Assignment #3: Research Plan Research Question The research question that is to be answered by Bus Pass/Gas Card Program evaluations is whether or not the bus passes was used properly and effectively. Did the bus passes/gas cards eliminate patients canceling their appointments and or having less no shows. The evaluation will show whether or not the program met the needs to the patients and Mercy Health Physician Partners. The purpose of the evaluation is to see whether or not the program was successful, and or if the program needed to fix any holes that it might have....   [tags: research question answered] 1228 words
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The Bus Protest: Rosa Parks - Did you know when Rosa Parks got arrested for not giving up her seat she was sitting in the African American section. Rosa Parks was a civil rights activist that worked with the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) to change African American rights. She was born on February 4th, 1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama. She went to college at the Alabama State Teachers College. After her college education, she became the secretary of the Montgomery branch of the NAACP. “She trained in nonviolent methods of social activism and was therefore well prepared for her historic role” (Matthews)....   [tags: klu kluxh klan, activits, civil rights]
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Observing a City Bus - Background: Being a city bus, there seems to be about 50 or so seats, though some people prefer to stand if they are getting off rather quickly (about two or three stops). The space is more on the small side, but was not crowded at this moment and time due to the rain outside, which discourages people to take the bus. The most common objects are headphones, bus books, and smart phones with the passengers. The younger the rider, the more likely they are to have a smart phone unless they are with their parents....   [tags: passengers, interactions, expressions] 1156 words
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User Authentication in Computer Security - ... Fig.1an example of Passfaces[2] Based on the assumption that human can recall human faces easier than other pictures, Real User Corporation has developed .A comparative study conducted by Brostoff and Sasse in which 34 subjects involved in the test showed that, the Passfaces pass-word is easier to remember compared to textual passwords. Re-sults also showed that Passfaces took a much longer login time than textual passwords. r own commercial product named Passfaces . Basically, Passfaces works as follows, users are required to select the previously seen human face from a grid of nine faces one of which is known while the rest are decoys (Fig....   [tags: important component, access, accountibility] 1984 words
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott - In the late eighteen hundreds, the Reconstruction by Congress was overturned by the Supreme Court. Segregation or separation by skin color was made a law which was adopted by private organizations, institutions and businesses (loc.gov). Physical violence and mental harassment was imposed upon those whom were deemed inferior in color. Some citizens accepted the law, as is, without question while others believed it was their supreme right to remain separate without modification. Human activists, that opposed this way of living, pursued an extensive battle to abolish racial inequity and segregation from American life (loc.gov)....   [tags: Rosa Parks, civil rights]
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School Bus Routing Problem - INTRODUCTION School bus routing problem (SBRP) is a form of the travelling sales man problem often referred to as the group of vehicle routine problem (VRP), though is peculiar in the sense that unlike the goods, students are quite difficult to control and manage. It has been under constant revive after it made its debut in a publication on it by Newton and Thomas (1969). The SBRP is quite unique on its own because unlike goods, children are human being and are quite difficult to control. ) ,in this case Mixed loads are permitted, this policy allows to mix students from different schools, this policy adds flexibility to the system and therefore helping to save cost, here a group of students...   [tags: students, distance, policies]
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Service User Involvement and Participation - Service user involvement and participation has become a standard principle in guiding social care planning in order to improve in the developing and delivery of service to meet diverse and complex needs in a more effective way. Key pieces of legislation states plainly that service users through a partnership approach should be enabled to have voice on how the services they are using should be delivered (Letchfield, 2009). The Scottish Executive (2006a:32) helpfully state ‘Increasing personalisation of services is both an unavoidable and desirable direction of travel for social work services....   [tags: social care, adults, delivery, social work]
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A Multiple User Operating System - Introduction The operating system provides the graphical user interface simplifies the use of computers for users. Operating systems can be divided into few major types that are Single User OS, Multiple User OS, Real Time OS and Embedded OS. A Single User operating system provides access to the computer system for a single user at an instant. Single user operating system provides access to one user but support multitasking. A Multiple User OS allows more than one user to access the computer system at an instant....   [tags: multitasking, computers, punched card] 1805 words
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott - The people I hold dear to my heart today are those of a race that this country’s society hated many decades ago. I am a firm believer of equality amongst everyone, but unfortunately, many of the white society back in the mid 20th century did not partake in my views. For instance, after the Civil War had ended white politicians in America placed a series of laws against black people into affect called the Jim Crow Laws. Martin Luther King Jr. stepped in and tried as hard as he could to help black equality with the public bus situation....   [tags: Civil Rights, Martin Luther King Jr.] 1310 words
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Tallahassee Bus Boycott 1956 - History shows that all protest movements rely on symbols - boycotts, strikes, sit-ins, flags, songs. Symbolic action on whatever scale - from the Tallahassee Bus Boycott to wearing a simple wristband - is designed to disrupt our everyday complacency and force people to think. You have to be careful how you're using the word boycott. Boycotters in Tallahassee achieved an important victory in the struggle for civil rights. On the date May 26, 1956, two female students from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Wilhelmina Jakes and Carrie Patterson, had taken a seat down in the whites only section of a segregated bus in the city of Tallahassee, Florida....   [tags: civil rights, symbolic action, strikes]
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott - In “The Role of Law in the Civil Rights Movement: The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1957,” author Robert Jerome Glennon discusses how historians have neglected to see the impact the legal system has had on the civil rights movement, particularly the Montgomery bus boycott. Outwardly, many have assumed that the bus integration that later transpired was the result of the boycott which began after Rosa Parks’ arrest in Montgomery, Alabama on December 1, 1955. However, in actuality, the success of the Montgomery bus integration was largely attained due to the work of litigation, specifically the Browder v....   [tags: Segregation, African-Americans] 598 words
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The Internet and User Content - In the January 18th, 2012 New York Times article “The False Ideals of the Web”, Jaron Lanier attempts to take a very difficult issue – one that many view in terms of black or white – and find some middle ground. Unfortunately, what he ends up doing in the article is create an either/or situation, rather than find any middle ground. In the end we are left in the same situation that we started with. In the first paragraph, Jaron appeals to the pathos of the reader; he assumes that the reader is of the generation that has grown up in the digital age, thus they would agree that the most important aspect of the internet is the people who contribute to it....   [tags: Internet]
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User Profile Acquisition Approaches - There are various types of user profile acquisition approaches, which are classified into five groups: (1) data mining, (2) statistics and network analysis, (3) Information retrieval, (4) machine Learning and (5) Cognitive. Most of the methods are dealing with static Websites except a couple of methods that can be applied on dynamic Websites (Nasraoui & Rojas, 2003). The method employs data mining techniques such as a frequent pattern and reference mining found from (Holland et al., 2003; KieBling & Kostler, 2002) and (Ivancy & Vajk, 2006)....   [tags: Information Technology] 1595 words
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User Vulnerability in Cybesecurity - Introduction It should not be a surprise that the biggest vulnerability in Cybersecurity is the user (Goldman, 2010). The vulnerabilities presented by the user fall into two general categories: (1) accidental and (2) malicious. Vulnerabilities are important to those that are trying to perform unauthorized actions on an information system. For this paper, the term information system is being used generically to be anything from a home computer to a global enterprise encompassing numerous servers and storage systems....   [tags: Information Technology ]
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Creating a User-friendly Website - ... This type of information will allow our organization to meets the needs of customers by figuring out which items are clicked on more frequently, or what pages or links are not working properly. Figure 6 shows an example of how Google Analytics can track web, mobile and tablet visits from users. This leads me into my next area of concentration, which is customer feedback. To ensure that our customers are happy with our service, we will need to provide an area on our website that allows customers to submit feedback....   [tags: keywords, microblog, feedback] 1100 words
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User Friendly Hash Values - ... Hence, POR cannot be used for public databases, such as libraries, repositories or collection. Thus its use restricted to confidential data only. In addition, during verification verifier sends the position of sentinels to the storage server, the storage server gets revealed to hidden sentinels. These known locations of the sentinels must change before the misuse done by the server. Hence, reuse of sentinels becomes risky and useless for the verification. Based entirely on symmetric-key cryptography proves it less secured as compared to asymmetric-key cryptography....   [tags: chinese, korean, japanese characters]
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User Interface - Introduction Information Retrieval (IR) is to represent, retrieve from storage and organise the information. The information should be easily access. User will be more interested with easy access information. Information retrieval process is the skills of searching for documents, for information within documents and for metadata about documents, as well as that of searching relational databases and the World Wide Web. According to (Shing Ping Tucker, 2008), E-commerce is rapidly a growing segment in the internet....   [tags: Information Technology ]
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Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott - Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott “On a cold December evening in 1955, Rosa Parks quietly incited a revolution by just sitting down” (Rosa Parks). Rosa Parks was 42 years old when she decided she was done putting up with what people told her to do. She suffered being arrested for fighting for what she wanted. Rosa Park’s obstinacy and the Bus Boycott were some acts that affected the Civil Rights Movement. Other effects of the Civil Rights Movement were the way African American were treated and how it changed America as a whole....   [tags: revolution, civil rights movement]
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Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott - On December 1st, 1955, something extraordinary happened. An African American seamstress known as Rosa Parks preformed a bold action when she chose not to abandon her seat on the bus to a white man who needed it. In modern times, this wouldn’t be such a big deal. However, back in the 1900s, when there was an immense amount of racial segregation, it was a huge deal. Any African American who disobeyed a white could be severely punished. Sometimes the blacks were killed by the whites. Once again, it wasn’t as big of a deal back then....   [tags: african american women, discrimination, ]
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Montgomery´s Bus Boycott - Commonly, Rosa Park’s arrests for refusing to yield her seat on a bus for a White man is a popular misconception of being the primary stimulant that kindled the uproar of the historical boycott of Montgomery’s buses known today. Contrarily, unprecedented, racially provoked violence, and discriminative and segregated events prior to Parks’ conviction motivated leaders to organize their communities for the challenge to break barriers of government’s disregards to Negro’s rights and race equality. Parks was the catalyst that spread to the community for the immediate need for change....   [tags: negroes, segregation, Rosa Park, equality, race]
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott Part 1 - An man from India deeply influenced a black man in America who persuaded black Americans to peacefully seek civil rights. Blacks in America were once slaves. They had neither freedom nor rights. Now, in the 20th century, segregation has been abolished and discrimination has largely been reduced and blacks are more able to live freely as American citizens. In Early 1950’s, blacks did not have civil rights, so they had to fight for their freedom. In 1955, blacks decided to rally together for social justice and planned a boycott....   [tags: civil rights movement, Rosa Parks]
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Development of Information Retrieval User Interface: Current Status, Issues and User Expectation - Abstract: This paper reviews several literatures on the development of information retrieval user interface. First is defining the user interface, information retrieval and its concepts. Secondly, it shall highlight several issues and status concerning to user interface. Third, some ideas and user expectation toward user interface design also highlighted. In further, some recommendation in designing user interface discussed in this paper. Lastly, a conclusion for the development of information retrieval user interface as a whole shall be included....   [tags: Information Technology ]
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School Bus Pregnancies - School Bus Pregnancies It is hard enough for many students to get through their high school careers in one piece with little to no added hardships. Imagine being a pregnant teen trying to graduate and get their high school diploma, on top of the trials of becoming a mother. It may be a challenge, but many young, pregnant ladies have shown that getting their degree is a challenge they are willing to take. As teenagers, in most scenarios, these future moms should still be expected to behave as teenagers behave....   [tags: Teen Pregnancies, History] 1878 words
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott Part 2 - By the end of January 1956, the whites began to feel the impact of the boycott. White Montgomery storekeepers claimed they had lost a million dollars in sales due to the decline of the number of blacks traveling into town . During the boycott, the bus company lost sixty-five percent of its income and was obligated to raise its fares and cut back on their schedules. Suddenly, the Montgomery Major W.A. Gayle presented a “get tough” policy, peculiarly to the boycotters. On television, he criticize the boycotters, saying, “We have [equivocate] around on this boycott long enough… The white people are firm in their convictions that they do not care whether the Negroes ever ride a city bus again if...   [tags: civil rights movement, Rosa Parks]
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Duquesne Loop Bus Transportation Program - Is the Loop Bus as beneficial to students as it should be. The SGA Loop Bus is a service provided to Duquesne University students by the Student Government Association. It is a three fleet bus system that provides transportation from Duquesne University to Southside, Oakland, and Waterfront that is operated on Friday and Saturday during the academic school year. It is the subject of one of the major gripes with Duquesne University and is not quite what it is cracked up to be. There are many consequences due to the inconsistencies of the Loop Bus making it not only irritable to wait for but places you in danger....   [tags: Duquesne University, SGA, Pittsburgh]
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Disabilities in The Short Bus by Jonathan Mooney - In the book, The Short Bus, Jonathan Mooney’s thesis is that there is more to people than their disabilities, it is not restricting nor is it shameful but infact it is beautiful in its own way. With a plan to travel the United States, Mooney decides to travel in a Short bus with intentions of collecting experiences from people who have overcome--or not overcome--being labeled disabled or abnormal. In this Mooney reinvents this concept that normal people suck; that a simple small message of “you’re not normal” could have a destructive and deteriorating effect....   [tags: abnormal, inappropriate labels, society]
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User Interface and its Importance for the Customer - ... Some say that is where Jobs got his ideas for the GUI found on the Mac (7). Since graphical user interfaces have become standard, there have been many different approaches to their overall design and functionality. People came across with many ideas and many problems came along those ideas. One of the biggest problem that developers face today is trying to familiarize their user interface so that it works on multiple devices, which we will discuss later. One type of user interface design is user-centered design also known as human center design....   [tags: Technology, Smart Phones, Usability] 1037 words
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User Centered Design - To suggest that design by definition is simply the practice of creating something, be it physical or otherwise, would be to disregard the most important element of the process. As stated in the aforementioned quote by Todd Johnston (Forbes, What Is Design. Unlocking The Genius Within, 2014), a successful designer regardless of his or her field, must value the targeted individuals needs equally to the aesthetic component of the piece. It would be foolish to suggest however, that a sole designer would be knowledgeable enough to consider each individual’s needs as well as to empathise to an extent that allows him or her to produce an exemplar design solution to the problem at hand....   [tags: empathy, suits, experience] 1797 words
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Target User Group - Customer/User segmentation has been a critical element of the marketing and is one of the most important strategic concepts contributed by the marketing discipline to business firms[14]. User Segmentation is the process of developing effective schemes for categorizing and organizing meaningful groups of customers. A user segment is a group of prospects or customers who are selected from a database based on characteristics they possess or exhibit. It also allows company to differentially treat consumers in different segments....   [tags: Marketing ]
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Graphical User Interfaces - Modern society heavily depends on the abilities of computers, Information Technology, and information processing. As such, since access to information occurs mainly through digital means and media, the way information is arranged and presented on the screen is crucial. Because of this need for fast access and easy arrangement arose, in the early 1980s, companies started to work on various graphical user interfaces (or GUI for short). Most dictionaries define a GUI as ‘a way of arranging information on a computer screen that is easy to understand and use because it uses icons, menus and a mouse rather than only text.’ Introducing such software allowed a human-computer interaction on a visual...   [tags: Information Technology ] 2111 words
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Graphical User Interface - Modern society heavily depends on the abilities of computers, information processing, and Information Technology. As such, since access to information occurs mainly through digital means and media, the way information is arranged and presented is crucial. Because this need for fast access and easy arrangement arose, software companies started to work on various graphical user interfaces (or GUI for short). Dictionaries define a GUI as a way of arranging information on a computer screen that is easy to understand, through the use of icons, menus and a mouse, not only text....   [tags: Information Technology ] 2083 words
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End-user Training Benefits - Many of our customers vary in skill-sets. Some end-users are knowledgeable working with specific software and different hardware components. Although most customers comprehend the basics, many of them have not received any formal training in basic computer operations. Authors Thomas and Rutter suggest that employees are aware of their lack of skills and would prefer more training. Both state “…. respondents were aware of their skills shortage and clearly highlighted that training ….on skills were of greatest need” (292)....   [tags: Technology, Training] 2601 words
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A Bus Story - During the entire three years in high school, the bus always was my main transportation. I needed to take it to school and take it home. If you wanted to count how many times I took the bus, it would definitely be plenty. Therefore, I had many different experiences on the bus. As you know, high school bus always has many interesting events that rake place. Among those special experiences, there’s one that happened when I was a junior in high school on my way to school. It was a very interesting one, so that I still remember it until now....   [tags: essays research papers] 662 words
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User Datagram Protocol - User Datagram Protocol is one of the transport layer protocol which offers limited amount of service when messages are exchanged between hosts. Data is further subdivided into data grams for transmission across the hosts. UDP does not allow retransmission of the damaged or lost packets and there is no acknowledgement for the packet which has been sent. DGRAM_SOCK is the type of socket used for transmission of data. Unlike TCP, however, UDP does not provide the service of dividing a message into packets (datagram's) and reassembling it at the other end....   [tags: data, udp, internet protocol]
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Graphical User Interface - Graphical user interface (GUI) is likely to be one of the most significant features of technology. According to (Arora et al 2005; Marcus, 1997; Barker & Lamont 1994), GUI is symbols, formats, images, games, labels and menus appear on screens which are used to reduce the system errors, improve its performance to be more appropriate for users, avoid the complex procedures and accomplish their aims of applications accurately. GUI also means how the system can make an environment to let users able to create interactive multimedia....   [tags: Technology]
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The ESRI International User Conference 2010 - The ESRI International User Conference 2010 is considered one of the largest Geographic Information System (GIS) conferences in the world, with more than 134 countries and over 6,000 organizations whose staff attended the conference. This was ESRI 30th International User conference. During the user conference, ESRI introduced newly released ArcGIS 10 software and provided training seminars for various ESRI software applications and GIS concepts. The ESRI training and white paper presentation topics included: • ArcGIS Desktop Programming 10 • ArcServer and ArcGIS Configuration 10 • Cartography • Cloud Computing • Data Integration • Geocoding • Geodatabase Architecture • Geodatabase Theory...   [tags: Conference Analysis] 1497 words
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Design and User Experience : The Private Hospital - Design and User Experience : The Private Hospital (calls Clinic in Chile) website in general are very well structured with easy access to all the services that these institution provides. The neonatology and pediatrics sections usually lacks of images and multimedia sections, the one reason of that can be that the information is oriented toward adults visitors or potentials parent patients. Additionally in general these WebPages provides information written by its own physician helping them to reach its potential patients, moreover the information about diseases are upgrade periodically....   [tags: Technology] 546 words
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Google's Collection of User's Personal Information - Search engines have become the go to place when it comes to looking up information. No matter if one prefers Google, Bing, Yahoo, or anything else, search engines are the way to go for finding any and everything. Even though there are many search engines out there, Google still remains at the number one spot. We as a society Google everything; recipes, directions, things pertaining to out personally lives, everything. A lot of our personal information is out there on the web because of the search engines, social media websites, and other websites we use....   [tags: tailoring, privacy, database] 868 words
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Technical Report Writing: User Guide - ... 4. Remove tight-fitting clothing from your arm. 5. Sit on a chair with your feet flat on the floor. Rest your arm on a table so that the cuff is at the same level as your heart. 6. Remain still and do not talk during the measurement. 7. Wait 2-3 minutes between measurements. The wait time allows the arteries to return to the condition prior to taking the blood pressure measurement. You may need to increase the wait time depending on your individual physiological characteristics. 8. Keep a record of your blood pressure and pulse readings for your physician....   [tags: digital blood pressure monitor] 1707 words
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Improving the Efficiency and Effectiveness of the School Bus Routing Problem - ... Some of these variations are; - School Bus Routing Problem (SBRP) - Travelling Salesman Problem (TSP) - Capacitated VRP (CVRP) (Toth and Vigo, 2002). The SBRP has been dealt extensively in various literature, although approaching the problem in different ways. Newton and Thomas (1974) where one of the first authors to tackle the SBRP, however their theory strongly supported the concept of a homogeneous fleet of vehicles. Preparation of data, selection of bus stops, generating bus route, adjusting the school bell time and scheduling the route was applied in a paper where the above listed items were treated separately and then addressed in that particular order (Desrosiers et al., 1981)....   [tags: logistics management]
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