Computational Methods for Integrating Vision and Language

Modeling data from visual and linguistic modalities together creates opportunities for better understanding of both, and supports many useful applications. Examples of dual visual-linguistic data includes images with keywords, video with narrative, and figures in documents. We consider two key task-driven themes: translating from one modality to another (e.g., inferring annotations for images) and understanding the data using all mod...

The Oracle Universal Content Management Handbook

This book employs the tactic of "you and me talking", which makes learning effortless and fun... even addictive! It's full of specific examples, shortcuts, and ready-to-use strategies. You'll end up with a working, ready-to-use Oracle UCM system by the end of Chapter 2. And you can jump chapters and read them in any order that better suits your passion or your assignment at hand. If you want to get started with Oracle UCM, this is th...

Dynamic Information Retrieval Modeling

Big data and human-computer information retrieval (HCIR) are changing IR. They capture the dynamic changes in the data and dynamic interactions of users with IR systems. A dynamic system is one which changes or adapts over time or a sequence of events. Many modern IR systems and data exhibit these characteristics which are largely ignored by conventional techniques. What is missing is an ability for the model to change over time and ...

Android Application Security Essentials

Security has been a bit of a hot topic with Android so this guide is a timely way to ensure your apps are safe. Includes everything from Android security architecture to safeguarding mobile payments. Overview Understand Android security from kernel to the application layer Protect components using permissions Safeguard user and corporate data from prying eyes Understand the security implications of mobile payments, NFC, and more In D...

Knowledge Engineering for Software Development Life Cycles

Software exists in a wide array of products, ranging from toys, entertainment systems, medical systems, and home appliances to large-scale products such as aircraft and communication systems. Knowledge Engineering for Software Development Life Cycles: Support Technologies and Applications bridges the best practices and design principles successfully employed over last two decades with modern Knowledge Engineering (KE), which has prov...

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Bible

Harness the powerful new SQL Server 2012 Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is the most significant update to this product since 2005, and it may change how database administrators and developers perform many aspects of their jobs. If you′re a database administrator or developer, Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Bible teaches you everything you need to take full advantage of this major release. This detailed guide not only covers all the new feature...

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Customization Essentials

Use a no-code approach to create powerful business solutions using Dynamics CRM 2015About This Book Master the skills necessary to customize your system using the wizard driven capabilities of Dynamics CRM platform Use Business rules and flows to enforce and visually enhance the user experience A no-code approach to speed up the full range of Dynamics CRM features Who This Book Is For If you are new to Dynamics CRM or a seasoned user...

The DevOps 2.1 Toolkit: Docker Swarm

The book envelops all aspects of building, testing, deploying, and monitoring services inside Docker Swarm clusters. We'll go through all the tools required for running a cluster. We'll go through the whole process with clusters running locally on a laptop. Once we are confident with the outcome, we'll translate the experience to different hosting providers like AWS, Azure, DigitalOcean, and so on. The book goes deeper into one of th...

Stories That Move Mountains

Learn how to use stories and visuals to make top–notch presentations It′s called CAST (Content, Audience, Story, & Tell) and it′s been a quiet success, until now. Developed over a twelve year period as a presentation method to help Enterprise Architects, it was adopted by Microsoft Enterprise Architecture teams and filtered from IT managers to Sales, and beyond to major organizations around the world. Now, thanks to this unique b...

jQuery UI 1.10: The User Interface Library for jQuery

Need to learn how to use JQuery UI speedily? Our guide will take you through implementing and customizing each library component in clear, concise steps, all supported by practical examples to make learning faster. Overview Packed with clear explanations of how to easily design elegant and powerful frontend interfaces for your web applications A section covering the widget factory including an in-depth example of how to build a custo...