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  • Spatial Hypermedia as a programming environment

    Nemhauser, Bryce (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    This thesis investigates the possibilities opened to a programmer when their programming environment not only utilises Spatial Hypermedia functionality, but embraces it as a core component. Designed and built to explore ...
  • A Predictive Model for the Parallel Processing of Digital Libraries

    Thompson, John Matthew (University of Waikato, 2015)
    The computing world is facing the problem of a seemingly exponential increase in the amount of raw digital data, and the speed at which it is being collected, is eclipsing our ability to manage it manually. Combine this ...
  • Document DNA: Distributed Content-Centered Provenance Data Tracking

    Rinck, Michael (University of Waikato, 2015)
    This thesis presents a new content-centered approach to provenance data tracking: the Document DNA. Knowledge workers are overwhelmed as they find it hard to structure, maintain, and find re-used content within their ...
  • A location-based audio book reader

    Peng, Sanhong (University of Waikato, 2012)
    The ability to display text on mobile devices has been progressively improved during the last decade with the growth in use of mobile devices. Recently, the e-book reader has been incorporated into travel tourism. In this ...
  • An Interactive User Management System for Multilingual Documents: A case study of the Pei Jones collection

    Cader, Papitha (University of Waikato, 2012)
    Can general purpose DL software architecture be designed to provide a flexible environment that supports both the management and end-user roles through a single unified web interface? In particular we take the collected ...
  • Sheet Music Unbound: A fluid approach to sheet music display and annotation on a multi-touch screen

    Laundry, Beverley Alice (University of Waikato, 2011)
    In this thesis we present the design and prototype implementation of a Digital Music Stand that focuses on fluid music layout management and free-form digital ink annotation. An analysis of user constraints and available ...
  • Realistic electronic books

    Liesaputra, Veronica (University of Waikato, 2010)
    People like books. They are convenient and can be accessed easily and enjoyably. In contrast, many view the experience of accessing and exploring electronic documents as dull, cumbersome and disorientating. This thesis ...
  • Seamlessly Editing the Web

    Novak, Brook Jesse (The University of Waikato, 2010)
    The typical process of editing content on the web is strongly moded. Authors are forced to switch between editing and previewing and publishing modes before, during, and after the editing process. This thesis explores a ...
  • Integrating Interactive Digital Maps into a Digital Library

    McIntosh, Samuel John (The University of Waikato, 2010)
    Digital libraries and digital maps are two fast-growing technologies in the world of computing. In this thesis we have explored using digital maps to enhance the functionality of digital libraries. The Greenstone 3 digital ...
  • Improving Digital Library Support for Historic Newspaper Collections

    Lin, Leo (The University of Waikato, 2009)
    National and international initiatives are underway around the globe to digitise the vast treasure troves of historical artefacts they contain and make them available as digital libraries (DLs). The developed DLs are often ...