Analyzing Social Media Networks with Node: XL. Insights from by Derek L. Hansen, Ben Shneiderman and Marc A. Smith (Auth.)

By Derek L. Hansen, Ben Shneiderman and Marc A. Smith (Auth.)

Businesses, marketers, participants, and executive organisations alike want to social community research (SNA) instruments for perception into developments, connections, and fluctuations in social media. Microsoft's NodeXL is a loose, open-source SNA plug-in to be used with Excel. It presents fast graphical illustration of relationships of complicated networked info. however it is going extra than different SNA instruments -- NodeXL was once built via a multidisciplinary crew of specialists that compile details reviews, computing device technological know-how, sociology, human-computer interplay, and over two decades of visible analytic thought and data visualization right into a basic instrument someone can use. This makes NodeXL of curiosity not just to end-users but in addition to researchers and scholars learning visible and community analytics and their software within the genuine world.

In Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL, individuals of the NodeXL improvement staff as much as supply readers with a radical and functional advisor for utilizing the software whereas additionally explaining the advance at the back of every one characteristic. mixing the theoretical with the sensible, this e-book applies particular SNA directions on to NodeXL, however the concept in the back of the implementation might be utilized to any SNA.

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*Walks you thru NodeXL, whereas explaining the speculation and improvement in the back of each one step, offering takeaways that could practice to any SNA

*Demonstrates how visible analytics learn could be utilized to SNA instruments for the mass marketplace

*Includes case reviews from researchers who use NodeXL on renowned networks like electronic mail, fb, Twitter, and wikis

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Praxishandbuch Social Media Recruiting: Experten Know-How / by Ralph Dannhäuser (auth.), Ralph Dannhäuser (eds.)

By Ralph Dannhäuser (auth.), Ralph Dannhäuser (eds.)

Social Media Recruiting gilt als Wunderwaffe im Kampf gegen den Fachkräftemangel – zu Recht! Erfahrene Experten aus der Praxis zeigen, wie guy die wichtigsten Social Media-Kanäle im Personalrecruiting erfolgreich und effektiv nutzt und mit proaktiver Personalsuche die Quantität und Qualität der Bewerber signifikant steigern kann. Dadurch gelingt es Unternehmen, im „War for expertise“ der Konkurrenz einen Schritt voraus zu sein. Zahlreiche Praxisbeispiele, Interviews, Checklisten und Rechtshinweise sowie eine klare und systematische Gliederung bieten praktische Entscheidungshilfen für die tägliche Arbeit.

Der Inhalt

- Recruiting-Erfolg mit XING und LinkedIn

- Branding und Recruiting auf fb

- Arbeitgeberbewertungsportale

- Crossmediale Verknüpfung für mehr Erfolg im Social Media Recruiting

- Rechtliche Anforderungen im Umgang mit Social Media

- YouTube, Twitter, Google+ & Co. – weitere soziale Netzwerke zur Personalgewinnung

- Social Media als Treiber für swap administration und Kulturwandel

Die Zielgruppen

- Fach- und Führungskräfte, die in die Personalauswahl involviert sind

- Personalmanager, Recruiter und Geschäftsführer

- Alle, die sich für die neuen Bewerbungs- und Recruitingmöglichkeiten durch Social Media interessieren

Die Autoren

Ralph Dannhäuser, Herausgeber und selbst einer der führenden Experten für erfolgreiches advertising und Recruiting mit XING, vereint für dieses Buch ein hochkarätiges und erfahrenes Autorenteam: Wolfgang Brickwedde, Daniela Chikato, Hans Fenner, Prof. Dr. Martin Grothe,Gero Hesse, Tobias Kärcher, Nikolaus Reuter, Michaela Schröter-Ünlü, Dr. Carsten Ulbricht und Eva Zils. Ein Vorwort von Prof. Dr. Martin-Niels Däfler bildet die Klammer um die gesammelten Beiträge.

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Intermedial Arts: Disrupting, Remembering and Transforming

The essays during this assortment, which have been written through ecu and North American experts, place intermediality as a praxis of interpretative research with a view to convey how intermediality demanding situations our inspiration of artwork. The writers study a few of the intermedial family among the humanities, that can take the shape of connection with one other type of paintings, a mix of 2 or extra varieties of artwork or a wide-spread transformation from one type of artwork to a different. In such instances, an intermedial technique is helping us to understand the altering dating among the humanities, which impacts our reception of experience.

Intermediality has profoundly replaced our knowing of interdisciplinary kin, previously tested within the box of interart experiences. by means of introducing a medial element, intermediality has succeeded in creating a “leap” from prior practices of inventive interrelatedness to our modern medial age, during which literature in addition to different arts should be understood as a medium. This bold venture has contributed to the liberation of literature and different arts from an remoted place within the tested scholarly panorama with its straight forward borderlines among disciplines.

The essays during this assortment are a useful contribution to this on-going dialogue concerning the relationships among the humanities. the range of essays released during this assortment makes it an exceptional creation to teachers and collage scholars in such disciplines as literature, song, theatre, artwork historical past and media experiences. as a result of its readability – which doesn't sacrifice philosophical intensity about the position of intermedial reports for a number of varieties of paintings – this publication can also be of curiosity to teachers and scholars who're presently operating at complicated point artwork colleges.

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Convection in Porous Media by Donald A. Nield, Adrian Bejan

By Donald A. Nield, Adrian Bejan

This up to date version of a greatly favorite textual content presents a easy advent to the sector that calls for in basic terms regimen arithmetic. The e-book begins with the weather of fluid mechanics and warmth move, and covers quite a lot of purposes from fibrous insulation and catalytic reactors to geological strata, nuclear waste disposal, geothermal reservoirs, and the garage of heat-generating fabrics. because the general reference within the box, this publication may be necessary to researchers and working towards engineers, whereas ultimate an available advent for graduate scholars and others coming into the sector. the recent version good points 2700 new references masking a couple of swiftly increasing fields, together with the warmth move houses of nanofluids and purposes related to neighborhood thermal non-equilibrium and microfluidic effects.

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Foundation Actionscript 3.0 Animation: Making Things Move! by Keith Peters

By Keith Peters

During this e-book, you will study * the entire ActionScript 3.0 (including math and trigonometry features) and Flash rendering strategies you will want to begin animating with code * uncomplicated movement rules similar to pace, acceleration, friction, easing, and bouncing * find out how to deal with person interplay through the keyboard and mouse * complex movement options equivalent to springs, coordinate rotation, conservation of momentum, and ahead and inverse kinematics * all of the easy 3D options you must do 3D in Flash, from uncomplicated point of view to complete 3D solids entire with backface culling and dynamic lightingFlash has lengthy been essentially the most approachable, basic instruments for growing web-based animations, video games, and functions. This has contributed to creating it essentially the most favourite courses for growing interactive websites. With each one new edition of Flash, ActionScript, its integrated scripting language, has develop into extra strong and a bit extra complicated, too. ActionScript, now at model 3.0, has considerably matured as a programming language, bringing energy and pace in simple terms formerly dreamed approximately to Flash-based animation, going a long way past typically used keyframes and tweens. the fabric inside of this publication covers every thing you want to comprehend to harness the ability of ActionScript 3.0. First, the entire fundamentals of script-based animation and constructing an ActionScript 3.0 venture are lined. An creation to object-oriented programming follows, with the hot syntax, occasions, and rendering ideas of ActionScript 3.0 defined, supplying you with the arrogance to exploit the language, no matter if ranging from scratch or relocating up from ActionScript 2.0. The e-book is going directly to offer details on all of the suitable trigonometry you will want, prior to relocating directly to physics recommendations resembling acceleration, pace, easing, springs, collision detection, conservation of momentum, 3D, and ahead and inverse kinematics. very quickly in any respect you will either comprehend the suggestions of scripted animation and feature the facility to create all demeanour of intriguing animations and video games.

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Hollywood Cartoons: American Animation in Its Golden Age by Michael Barrier

By Michael Barrier

In Hollywood Cartoons, Michael Barrier takes us on a wonderful guided journey of yank animation within the Nineteen Thirties, '40s, and '50s, to satisfy the mythical artists and marketers who created insects Bunny, Betty Boop, Mickey Mouse, Wile E. Coyote, Donald Duck, Tom and Jerry, and plenty of different caricature favorites. starting with black-and-white silent cartoons corresponding to Winsor McCay's "Gertie the Dinosaur," Barrier deals an insightful account of animation's first flowering, taking us inside of early long island studios and such Hollywood giants as Disney, Warner Bros., and MGM. Barrier excels at illuminating the inventive part of animation--revealing how tales are prepare, how animators improve a personality, how technical suggestions improve the "realism" of cartoons. right here too are colourful pix of the giants of the sector, from Walt and Roy Disney and their animators (including Ub Iwerks, invoice Tytla, and Ward Kimball), to Dave and Max Fleischer, Tex Avery, Bob Clampett, Chuck Jones, and invoice Hanna and Joe Barbera. And alongside the best way, Barrier provides us an within examine the making of such groundbreaking cartoons as "Out of the Inkwell" (with KoKo the Clown), "Steamboat Willie" (the first winning sound cartoon), "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," and "Bambi." The years from the melancholy via global struggle witnessed a golden age of yankee animation. according to enormous quantities of interviews with veteran animators, Hollywood Cartoons supplies us the definitive within examine this colourful period and on the artistic strategy at the back of those impressive cartoons.

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Modelling and Applications of Transport Phenomena in Porous by J. Bear (auth.), Jacob Bear, J-M. Buchlin (eds.)

By J. Bear (auth.), Jacob Bear, J-M. Buchlin (eds.)

Transport phenomenain porous media are encounteredin a variety of disciplines, e. g. , civil engineering, chemical engineering, reservoir engineering, agricul­ tural engineering and soil technological know-how. In those disciplines, difficulties are en­ countered within which a number of huge amounts, e. g. , mass and warmth, are transported via a porous fabric area. frequently, the void area of the porous fabric includes or 3 fluid stages, and a number of the ex­ tensive amounts are transported at the same time throughout the multiphase process. In some of these disciplines, judgements concerning a system's improvement and its operation must be made. to take action a device is required that may seasoned­ vide a forecast of the system's reaction to the implementation of proposed judgements. This reaction is expressed within the type of spatial and temporal distributions of the kingdom variables that describe the system's habit. Ex­ amples of such country variables are strain, tension, pressure, density, pace, solute focus, temperature, and so forth. , for every section within the method, The device that allows the necessary predictions is the version. A version should be outlined as a simplified model of the genuine porous medium approach and the shipping phenomena that take place in it. as the version is a sim­ plified model of the genuine procedure, no distinctive version exists for a given porous medium procedure. various units of simplifying assumptions, each one compatible for a specific job, will lead to diversified models.

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Domestication of Media and Technology by Thomas Berker, Maren Hartmann, Yves Punie, Katie Ward

By Thomas Berker, Maren Hartmann, Yves Punie, Katie Ward

This ebook offers an outline of a key idea in media and expertise reviews: domestication. Theories round domestication shed gentle upon the method during which a know-how alterations its prestige from outrageous novelty to a side of daily life that's taken with no consideration. The members gather prior, present and destiny purposes of the idea that of domestication, significantly ponder its theoretical legacy, and supply reviews approximately additional improvement. the 1st a part of "Domestication of Media and know-how" offers an summary of the conceptual improvement and conception of domestication. within the moment a part of the booklet, members examine a various diversity of empirical reviews that use the domestication method of study the dynamics among clients and technologies.These reviews contain: cellular details and communications applied sciences (ICTs) and the transformation of the connection among deepest and the general public spheres; home-based web use: the two-way dynamic among the loved ones and its social setting; deprived ladies in Europe project introductory net classes; and concrete middle-class households in China who include ICTs and consider them as tools of upward mobility and emblems of luck. The publication bargains priceless insights for either skilled researchers and scholars trying to find an creation to the concept that of domestication. The individuals comprise: Maria Bakardjieva, college of Calgary; Thomas Berker, Norwegian collage of technological know-how and know-how; Leslie Haddon, Essex college; Maren Hartmann, college of Erfurt; Deirdre Hynes, Dublin urban collage; sunlight solar Lim, nationwide college of Singapore; Anna Maria Russo Lemor, college of Colorado at Boulder; David Morley, Goldsmiths university, collage of London; Jo Pierson, TNO-STB, Delft, Netherlands; Yves Punie, Institute for potential Technological reports (IPTS) in Seville; Els Rommes, Nijmegen collage; Roger Silverstone, London tuition of Economics and Political technological know-how; Knut H. Sorensen, Norwegian college of technology and know-how; and, Katie J. Ward, collage of Sheffield.

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