All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘HCI’

BCI allows quadriplegic to play Guitar Hero

Interesting progress in neural bypass technology enabled through machine learning!  Previous BCIs allowed control of a cursor and later a prosthetic arm.  This breakthrough allows a quadriplegic man to control his arm to perform basic movements like swiping a credit card and grasping. Now There’s a Way Around Paralysis: “Neural Bypass” Links Brain to Hand – IEEE Spectrum Here’s how …

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CfP: 2015 Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and Affiliated Conferences

AHFE 2015 International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics Caesars Palace Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada USA, July 26-30, 2015 www.ahfe2015.org You are cordially invited to submit an abstract for paper presentation or poster demonstration to the 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2015 and the Affiliated Conferences (e.g., Cross-Cultural Decision-Making) to be held in Caesars …

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Call for Papers – Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics, July 2015

AHFE International Conference 2015, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, USA July 26-30, 2015 Dear Colleague, You are cordially invited to submit an abstract (500 words) for paper presentation or poster demonstration at the 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2015 and the Affiliated Conferences. AHFE 2015 will be held at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, USA July 26-30, …

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HCI International News

*********************** Recent News and Articles “’Contagious’ wi-fi virus created by Liverpool researchers,” BBC, Feb. 26, 2014. http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-26352439 “The Problem with Serious Games: Solved,” Technology Review, February 24, 2014. http://www.technologyreview.com/view/525061/the-problem-with-serious-games-solved/ “Cockpit for apps: Minority Report meets Google Glass,” New Scientist, February 20, 2014. http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22129574.900-cockpit-for-apps-minority-report-meets-google-glass.html#.UxObvfldXjs “DARPA wants to automate Big Data findings to solve complicated problems,” Network World, February 21, 2014. http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/darpa-wants-automate-big-data-findings-solve-complicated-problems …

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Human Computer Interface (HCI) News, with links to recent articles

HCI International NEWS – January 2014 – Number 63 *********************** To unsubscribe from HCI International NEWS: http://lists.hci-international.org/mailman/listinfo/hciinternational *********************** HCII 2014 Conference Highlights •    Important Deadlines •    Tutorials’ Program •    Poster proposals submission •    Keynote speech by James R. (Jim) Lewis •    Exhibition •    Sponsorship •    Organized Tours *********************** •    Recent News and Articles •    Upcoming Conferences and Events •    About …

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16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction — extended deadlines

===================================================== HCI International 2014 22 – 27 June 2014, Creta Maris, Heraklion, Crete, Greece http://www.hcii2014.org/ 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction Due to multiple requests from prospective authors, the deadline for paper and tutorial submissions is extended from Tuesday 15 October to Thursday 31 October 2013. Do not miss the exciting opportunity to present a paper, a tutorial or a …

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Intel Perceptual Computing?

Is anyone familiar with Intel’s Percpetual Computing SDK? Intel demos perceptual computing software toolkit – Computerworld Computerworld – BARCELONA — Software engineers at Intel are exploring new ways people can use the human voice, gestures and head-and-eye movements to operate computers. More thoughts here: http://www.technologyreview.com/news/509941/intels-new-interface-idea-is-a-mash-up-of-all-the-others/ Or direct from Intel http://software.intel.com/sites/billboard/article/intel-and-perceptual-computing Now’s the right time to try out perceptual computing. The …

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Army Crowdsourcing RFP for Stability Ops Simulation

Army Crowdsources Stability-Ops Sim | Defense News | defensenews.com James Sterrett, Deputy Chief of Simulations at CGSC has posted a request for comments on a stability operations simulation requirements. (See PAXSims blog). CGSC has taken the unusual step of publicly requesting ideas for a stability operation simulation. The college wants input before it submits the proposal to the Army’s National …

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