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  • A Generic Alerting Service for Digital Libraries

    Buchanan, George; Hinze, Annika (Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. (ACM), 2005-06-07)
    Users of modern digital libraries (DLs) can keep themselves up-to-date by searching and browsing their favorite collections, or more conveniently by resorting to an alerting service. The alerting service notifies its clients ...
  • A log analysis study of 10 years of ebook consumption in academic library collections

    Littlewood, Haley; Hinze, Annika; Vanderschantz, Nicholas; Timpany, Claire; Cunningham, Sally Jo (Springer, 2014)
    Even though libraries have been offering eBooks for more than a decade, very little is known about eBook access and consumption in academic library collections. This paper addresses this gap with a log analysis study of ...
  • Advanced Recommendation Models for Mobile Tourist Information

    Hinze, Annika; Junmanee, Saijai (Springer Berlin, 2006)
    Personalized recommendations in a mobile tourist information system suffer from a number of limitations. Most pronounced is the amount of initial user information needed to build a user model. In this paper, we adopt and ...
  • Advanced recommendations in a mobile tourist information system

    Junmanee, Saijai; Hinze, Annika (Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, 2005-01-01)
    An advanced tourist information provider system delivers information regarding sights and events on their users' travel route. In order to give sophisticated personalized information about tourist attractions to their ...
  • Alerting in a Digital Library environment - Do Channels meet the requirements?

    Faensen, Daniel; Hinze, Annika; Schweppe, Heinz (Springer, Berlin, 1998)
    An Alerting Service (AS) informs its clients about new information provided by several suppliers. Special interests of clients can be defined as profiles. In the context of digital libraries, suppliers are the providers ...

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  • Adaptive user interfaces for the Semantic Web

    Turner, Emmanuel King (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    The Semantic Web aims to democratise data by making data open, shareable and recombinable (Berners-Lee, Hendler, & Lassila, 2001). To achieve these characteristics, Semantic Web data, different to data on the web, is ...
  • Investigating the use of wearable technology to support safety in the workplace

    Griffiths, Christopher John Gilder (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    Many workplaces in New Zealand can be described as hazardous. That is, the nature of the work and/or workplace, or the combination of the two, can lead to situations where workers may be at risk of workplace accidents. One ...
  • A Mobile Augmented Memory Aid for people with Traumatic Brain Injury

    Chang, Su-Ping Carole (University of Waikato, 2017)
    Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) occurs when an external mechanical force traumatically injures the brain. The 2010/2011 population-based study shows that the total incidence of TBI in New Zealand has increased to 790 per ...
  • KidsQuestions: Assisting Children’s Digital Information Seeking

    Vanderschantz, Nicholas (University of Waikato, 2016)
    The work presented in this thesis aims at supporting children’s digital information seeking. Children are known to have difficulties effectively using the information technologies that are available to them. We hypothesize ...
  • Exploring Community-Based Health Care Using Mobile Applications

    Khong, Emily Bo-Yu (University of Waikato, 2016)
    Chronic illness are conditions that last for a long period of time, and these illnesses require a substantial amount of medical treatment and attention from the hospitals and carers. Unfortunately the limited health resources ...

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