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  • Machine learning applied to fourteen agricultural datasets

    Thomson, Kirsten; McQueen, Robert J. (1996-09)
    This document reports on an investigation conducted between November, 1995 and March, 1996 into the use of machine learning on 14 sets of data supplied by agricultural researchers in New Zealand. Our purpose here is to ...
  • On the use of mobile tools in everyday life

    Pascoe, Jason; Thomson, Kirsten (ACM, 2007)
    This paper explores how mobile tools are used in everyday life and investigates the issues surrounding their usage, or indeed, their lack of usage. Personal computers support us in a wide range of our desk-bound activities, ...
  • Research laboratory survey

    Thomson, Kirsten (University of Waikato, Department of Computer Science, 2002-11)
    This report represents the results of a survey conducted by the University of Waikato Usability Laboratory of the research laboratories at the Department of Computer Science, The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand. ...
  • The University of Waikato usability laboratory

    Thomson, Kirsten; Apperley, Mark (2001)
    The University of Waikato Usability Laboratory is an environment where researchers are able to study and assess the usability of products while being used by their intended users. It allows for flexible configuration, and ...
  • Usability and open-source software development

    Nichols, David M.; Thomson, Kirsten; Yeates, Stuart Andrew (ACM SIGCHI NZ, 2001)
    Open-source is becoming an increasingly popular software development method. This paper reports a usability study of the open-source Greenstone Digital Library collection-building software. The problems highlighted by the ...