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Jun 14, 2021  · Indigenous people are using a variety of digital tools such as video games, virtual reality, language apps, and digital heritage sites to maintain their relationships to place, language, history, and culture. In this course, we will explore the respectful use and development of these tools with an emphasis on Native North American Indigenous

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Posted: (52 years ago) A multi-granularity perspective for spatial profiling of mobile apps (2018) Information Sciences , Volume 430 , Page 127-141 Authors: Yunhe Feng, Zheng Lu, Wenjun Zhou, Qing Cao, Xiaolin Li

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Students present Web apps designed to avoid overload ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 20, 2016  · The apps each make use of an itemMirror platform. Jones noted that “the platform takes a let-it-lie approach in which a new class of apps can be ‘applied,’ mix and match, to relevant information no matter where it is stored and with no need for export and import.”

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Brewing up apps | Information School | University of ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 29, 2015  · Brewing up apps. A first-generation college student from Kent, Washington, Stephen Ramirez, ’15, always wanted to give back to people. He grew up watching his grandmother spend her life in the public service industry, volunteering and working on behalf of others — it’s part of what inspired him to help others better do their jobs as an ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) 365 Apps/16.41: Spreadsheet: Microsoft OneNote 365 Apps/16.41: Notebook/information organizer: Microsoft Outlook 365 Apps/16.41: Email, calendaring: Microsoft PowerPoint 365 Apps/16.41: Presentation creator: Microsoft Project 2019: Project manager: Microsoft Publisher 365 Apps: Desktop publisher: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio: 18.6

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Apps for children should emphasize parent and child choice ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 01, 2018  · Designing apps that can be interrupted Including specific roles for parents in the app The content also should be presented in a way that allows children to make decisions on their own about whether to continue to play with the digital device or put the iPad down.

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Automation of Apps Segmentation and Persona Labeling ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 02, 2021  · We conducted social network analysis to cluster users, did topic modeling (LDA) for apps, extracted distinctive keywords in each community with linear sum assignment to build user personas The persona is able to show multi-dimension characteristics of mobile audiences such as popular apps, genres, topics within each community.

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Are apps becoming a human crutch? | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 08, 2014  · These apps, which use predictive search technology, promise to answer questions before you ask them — or even before you know what those questions are. Apps like Google Now and reQall anticipate what information you will need before you even have to ask based on your traffic conditions, weather and your location.

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Nature app sees results in the wild | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 15, 2021  · The results from this study provide new insights for app designers: how can mobile apps better promote positive engagement between parents and tweens as tweens mature independently with technology? NatureCollections is proof that, with careful negotiations about using technology in the family, a mobile device can be a stepping stone to greater ...

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Dissertation Defense - WE King | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 11, 2021  · Dating apps that target queer users limit options for representing religious identities, offering limited or no filterable options for religious identification. Dating apps that do offer religion as a structured profile element, do not offer the nuanced and expansive religious categories found on Christian-based or Christian-targeted apps.

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Software | iSchool Knowledge Base

Posted: (52 years ago) -Microsoft 365 Apps (Excel, OneDrive, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Teams, Word)-Microsoft Edge (web browser) –Husky OnNet VPN (Virtual Private Network software for connecting to some University of Washington resources)-Sophos (anti-virus)-TeamViewer QuickSupport (iSchool IT …

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PUSHSPRING Marketplace Search | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 24, 2021  · PUSHSPRING Marketplace Search. Our marketplace search recommender system is a web app that users can use to explore the apps related to a persona or a given mobile app based on PushSpring's local user data rather than average result such as the ones Google gives. Our system was implemented with both CNN and NLP to maximize diversity and ...

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Verdancy | Information School | University of Washington

Posted: (52 years ago) Verdancy's mission is to track the carbon emissions that users save from growing their own vegetables. Existing gardening apps on the market often focus on plant care without addressing sustainability factors. Verdancy seeks to explore this intersection and help users understand their environmental impact through tangible metrics.

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Making it mobile: Smartphone apps abound at iSchool ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 20, 2012  · But while ShutEye was in part a faculty project, iSchool students also were busy creating new phone apps, as they proved in the school's May 31 capstone event. For these capstone projects, students identified a real-world, research- or design-oriented information problem and figured out how to address it with an end product that could actually ...

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Digital applications can enable or limit, say authors of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 25, 2013  · The question of enabling versus dependence-causing apps plays out in education as well, the authors note. Rather than encourage creativity and exploration, many early educational apps reflect the constrained, schoolroom-style inquiry of the pre-app era. Davis and Gardner view this as a missed opportunity in danger of becoming baked into the ...

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‘I saw you were online’: How online status indicators ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 14, 2020  · The researchers asked participants to identify apps that they use from a list of 44 that have online status indicators. The team then asked participants if those apps broadcast their online status to their network. Almost 90% of participants correctly identified that at least one of the apps they used had online status indicators.

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Freshman Direct Admission | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Freshman application deadline for the UW. Late March / Early April. Admitted students will receive an email indicating their admission to the program. May 1. Reply deadline for freshman to respond to their offer of admission to the UW. Admitted students should …

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Participating in iSchool Research | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Examples include inventing apps that get kids to spend more time outside, modeling how rumors spread online, and inventing new touchscreen gestures. Undergraduates can participate in this discovery. Maybe you're curious about careers in research and want to gain experience before deciding whether to pursue a …

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What is Informatics? | Information School | University of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 14, 2021  · The term “informatics” broadly describes the study, design, and development of information technology for the good of people, organizations, and society. When the iSchool chose "informatics" as the name of its bachelor of science degree in 1999, the term was not widely used in the U.S. The name was chosen because it spoke to the ...

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USC Events App | Information School | University of Washington

Posted: (52 years ago) Our apps will significantly enhance the music show experience for a substantial amount of the 200,000 annual attendees. We fully completed the app’s design and are nearly finished refining the app development’s MVP for launch. View full poster (pdf) Project sponsored by: USC Events.

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Informatics alum creates best-selling app for teachers ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 09, 2015  · Five years later and after several upgrades, Confer, which sells for $24.99, has become one of Apple’s App Store Top 100 Educational Apps, with tens of thousands of downloads — and a growing reputation as an invaluable tool for teachers. Originally, none of that was part of the plan.

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Patterns of compulsive smartphone use suggest how to kick ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 02, 2019  · Instead, apps should let users be in control of their own engagement. And people should decide whether an app is worth their time. “People have a pretty good sense of what matters to them.” Hiniker said. “They can try to tailor what’s on their phone to support the things that they find meaningful.”

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Katie Davis interviewed for Microsoft's trustworthy ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 11, 2014  · Apps like Minecraft, Scratch, and Digicubes seem (unfortunately) to be among the minority that encourage open-ended exploration and creation. Others we’ve sampled are packed with a lot of bells and whistles that have little relation to the purported learning objectives and leave little room for users to exercise their own creativity and ...

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Visual Materials in Citizen Science – Visualization ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Ongoing Research. Citizen Science Heuristics – Digital technologies, such as websites and mobile phone apps, have become integral to a citizen science practice. Organizations, volunteers, and project managers increasingly leverage digital tools to support important tasks such as delivering training material, reaching wider communities of participants, and supporting more efficient data ...

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Documents That Changed the World | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 14, 2019  · Maps, guides, apps, other visitors, all were happy to help, though without much effect, so with regret we decided to abandon the hunt and make for the “nearest” exit, apparently some 10 km away. Naturally, when all hope was gone, voila: There it was.

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Capstone Projects | Information School | University of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Recently, there has been a hike in apps that promote healthy diets, but most are not designed for the elderly population. Also, since the elderly are disproportionately affected by the pandemic's remote solutions, supporting their needs is more urgent than ever. Olitor is a scalable solution to help change the diets of elderly patients.

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Dissertation Proposal Defense - Mx WE King | Information ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Dec 10, 2019  · Dating apps pose particular challenges for queer Christians, complicating an already sensitive combination of social and cultural commitments, values and beliefs. Internet research has explored dating apps in relation to privacy, authenticity, and data cultures as well as among women and gender and sexual minorities, especially men seeking men.

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iSchool Research Symposium: Ruha Benjamin | Information ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 12, 2020  · From everyday apps to complex algorithms, technology has the potential to hide, speed and deepen discrimination, while appearing neutral and even benevolent when compared to racist practices of a previous era. In this talk, Ruha Benjamin explores a range of discriminatory designs that encode inequity — what she terms the “New Jim Code.”

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New iSchool faculty member Alexis Hiniker studies online ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 23, 2017  · The result: Participants cut the time with apps they felt were a poor use of time by 21 percent, while continuing to engage as usual with the apps they felt good about. “Intentionality is a really important part of my work. I want users of these systems to feel total autonomy and a sense of self-determination in the way they use technology.

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Phone Application Behavior in Network Traffic ...

Posted: (52 years ago) In this project, we aim to classify network traffic into different categories of mobile apps to analyze customer usage and optimize network traffic. Through iterative cycles of development, we have generated network traffic, analyzed, engineered and modeled it to obtain a final product that our client can scale and implement on real-world traffic.

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The Code of Hammurabi, a document that changed the world ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 01, 2019  · Maps, guides, apps, other visitors, all were happy to help, though without much effect, so with regret we decided to abandon the hunt and make for the “nearest” exit, apparently some 10 km away. Naturally, when all hope was gone, voila: There it was.

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Ph.D. candidate studies LGBTQ+ Christians' experience on ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 28, 2020  · In their dissertation, King plans to study several dating apps, but the focus is on the user experience and how it creates meaning for gender and sexuality. They are talking with about 20 people, with 10 of those participating in a self-study of their dating app usage.

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Skype | iSchool Knowledge Base

Posted: (52 years ago) Google Meet or Google Hangouts are audio/video conferencing tools. They are available to all UW students, faculty, and staff providing they first activate their UW Google Apps account . Google’s documentation for Meet and Hangouts are liked below. Skype is an audio/video conferencing tool.

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Taming Tilt: Exploring Esports as Context to Support Youth ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 08, 2021  · Build Connections Between Existing Assets: Despite an explosion of apps and online content for mental health, wellbeing, and self-care, the evidence is clear that vulnerable youth are not connecting to these assets. The critical gap in the ecosystem is the connection, translation, and tailoring of expert content and wellbeing resources for ...

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Posted: (52 years ago) Existing gardening apps on the market often focus on plant care without addressing sustainability factors. Verdancy seeks to explore this intersection and help users understand their environmental impact through tangible metrics. Home gardening can have big effects on climate change, and Verdancy is here to encourage users to incorporate more ...

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Millennials Interactions with FinTech & the Impact on ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 30, 2021  · The motivation for undertaking this study was twofold: I wanted to determine millennials' utilization of FinTech apps, and if this has any impact on their financial literacy. Therefore, I analyzed academic and industry literature around millennials and FinTech usage trends, analyzed publicly available Venmo transactions to assess financial ...

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All in the Family: A Conversation about Media Rules ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 10, 2021  · At this Ask the Experts webinar, a panel of esteemed researchers, clinicians, and parenting experts will discuss how to navigate parenting in the digital world, sharing the latest evidence-based advice about parental controls, monitoring apps, family media plans, digital media rules conversations, and more. iSchool Associate Professor Katie ...

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Updating television slideshows with Google Drive and Rise ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 19, 2016  · The iSchool has televisions in multiple areas configured to play slideshows providing information, pictures, etc. The televisions use two separate websites to make this possible; Google Drive and Rise Vision. Follow the instructions below to update the content of a slideshow. 1) sign into Google Drive ( drive.google.com) with your [email protected] ...

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Capstone Projects | Information School | University of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) We conducted social network analysis to cluster users, did topic modeling (LDA) for apps, extracted distinctive keywords in each community with linear sum assignment to build user personas The persona is able to show multi-dimension characteristics of mobile audiences such as popular apps, genres, topics within each community.

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Performance Dashboards in Power BI | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Performance Dashboards in Power BI. Fluke Global Materials Team developed an Azure data warehouse for improved data analysis, retention, addressing the lack of standardization between sites and data collection. The factories produce printed one-off reports and use handwritten forms to record data which are discarded at the end of the month.

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Capstone projects tackle timely, real-world problems ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 14, 2021  · Existing gardening apps on the market often focus on plant care without addressing sustainability factors. Verdancy seeks to explore this intersection and help users understand their environmental impact through tangible metrics. Home gardening can have big effects on climate change, and Verdancy is here to encourage users to incorporate more ...

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Software | iSchool Knowledge Base | Page 4

Posted: (52 years ago) Many of us expect email to be delivered instantly. Although it is usually very fast, there are many factors that affect the delivery time and most of us have unreasonable expectations based on the service that we use. This article will hopefully explain some of the things that can affect the delivery of email and spell out the level of service guaranteed by Microsoft.

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Online Learning | iSchool Knowledge Base

Posted: (52 years ago) Google Drive is part of the UW Google Apps suite. Google Drive is cloud-based storage area that can be used to store any kind of file. It can also be used for collaboration on Google Docs, Sheets and Slides. The Online Learning Team maintains a guide for this tool, which is available on Canvas via the iSchool Online Learning Support site.

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Capstone Projects | Information School | University of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The motivation for undertaking this study was twofold: I wanted to determine millennials' utilization of FinTech apps, and if this has any impact on their financial literacy. Therefore, I analyzed academic and industry literature around millennials and FinTech usage trends, analyzed publicly available Venmo transactions to assess financial ...

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Informatics Advisory Board | Information School ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Maclean began her career as an information architect focused on e-commerce at Nordstrom, then spent seven years leading UX design and research for news websites and mobile apps at The Seattle Times. From 2014-2017, she was the director of user experience Design for Getty Images, an industry-leading provider of creative and news imagery and video.

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