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Github is a key online collaborative software development environment. In this paper we describe a new category of Github project: Curation projects collect, evaluate, and preserve resources for software developers. We investigated 1) what motivates software developers...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Social Computing","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2952v1
5 downloads
74 views

Background: Respondent fatigue, also known as survey fatigue, is a common problem in the collection of survey data. Factors that are known to influence respondent fatigue include survey length, survey topic, question complexity, and open-ended question type. There...

["Anaesthesiology and Pain Management","Global Health","Statistics","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2939v1
153 downloads
1,111 views

The timely publication of scientific results is essential for dynamic advances in science. The ubiquitous availability of computers which are connected to a global network made the rapid and low-cost distribution of information through electronic channels possible....

["Human-Computer Interaction","Computer Education","Computer Networks and Communications","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2648v2
20 downloads
24 views

Over the past 18 months, we have been working on a dashboard concept that enables researchers a means of interacting with existing research. This work was motivated by the National Data Service (NDS), which is an emerging vision of how scientists and researchers...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Computer Architecture","Data Science","World Wide Web and Web Science","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2845v1
236 downloads
341 views

This document summarizes a series of authoritative views on research data management, sharing and citation, developed in Expert Groups, Working Groups, and other activities organized through FORCE11 (http://force11.org), an international community of over 2,000...

["Translational Medicine","Science Policy","Human-Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2836v1
54 downloads
73 views

Recognition of human emotions from the imaging templates is useful in a wide variety of human-computer interaction and intelligent systems applications. However, the automatic recognition of facial expressions using image template matching techniques suffer from...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Artificial Intelligence","Computer Vision","Data Mining and Machine Learning"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2794v1
74 downloads
82 views

Over the last decade, eye tracking systems have been developed and used in many fields, mostly to identify targets on a screen, i.e. a plane. For novel applications such as the control of robotic devices by the user vision, there is a great interest in developing...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Real-Time and Embedded Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2718v1
78 downloads
757 views

["Human-Computer Interaction","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2413v2
42 downloads
447 views

The man-machine integration era (MMIE) is marked by sensor ubiquity, whose readings map human beings to finite numbers. These numbers processed by continuously changing, optimizing/learning, finite precision, closed loop, distributed systems are used to drive decisions...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Emerging Technologies","Optimization Theory and Computation","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2454v2
45 downloads
257 views

Introduction: An increasing focus on personal electronic health records (PHRs) offers healthcare benefits for patients, particularly those in undeserved and marginalised populations, who are at risk of receiving less effective healthcare, and may have worse health...

["Health Policy","Public Health","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2567v1
26 downloads
91 views

This paper introduces a renewed gateway to ENEAGRID distributed computing resources, named Fast Access to Remote Objects 2.0 (FARO 2.0). FARO 2.0 is a tool for application and desktop virtualization with a strong focus towards user experience (UX), providing trained...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Computer Networks and Communications","Distributed and Parallel Computing","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2537v1
85 downloads
220 views

Web World Wind is a 3D virtual globe API for HTML5 and JavaScript developed by NASA with support of the European Space Agency (ESA) and other partners. In this paper, Web World Wind is compared to other virtual globe technologies and the results of the first year...

["Human-Computer Interaction","World Wide Web and Web Science","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2134v2
133 downloads
297 views

Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) is a recent trend that has been successfully used in order to collect and share geographic information. This method is of interest for scientists who are in need of data and who want to get people involved in their cause....

["Human-Computer Interaction","Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1992v2
60 downloads
345 views

The successful navigation of social interactions depends on a range of cognitive faculties – including the ability to achieve joint attention with others to share information and experiences. We investigated the influence that intention monitoring processes have...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2410v1
169 downloads
1,215 views

Through sensor ubiquity, the man-machine integration era is upon us. This integration is taking place in distributed, continuously changing, optimizing/learning, finite precision feedback systems. Security challenges of such systems abound, also due to constantly...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Artificial Intelligence","Autonomous Systems","Social Computing"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2402v1
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