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The Evaluation of Web Contents by User 'Likes' Count: An Usefulness of hT-index for Topic Preference Measurement

Yeseul Song, Ji-Hong Park, Jiyoung Shim
2015 Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science  
The Evaluation of Web Contents by User 'Likes' Count 47  ...  Specifically, Web contents topic preferences are measured by using h-type indices.  ...  Like this, the topic preference can be measured by using other h-type indices. This study compares the h-type variants in this sense.  ... 
doi:10.4275/kslis.2015.49.2.027 fatcat:ppj25ekqjjbkzm7huh5cx2q2mu

影情報を利用した線状物体の端点の三次元位置計測法
3-D Measurement of the Tips of the Line-Like Object using Shadow Information

Heng-LI GUO, Masahiko YACHIDA, Saburo TSUJI
1984 Journal of the Robotics Society of Japan  
In order to measure the 3-D positions of wire tips a new vision system has been developed. The new method does not use any special method of projecting light.  ...  Distance information of any visible point on wire can be obtained from images of wires and their shadows on a working table projected from a point light source.  ...  of the Tips of the Line -Like Object using Shadow Information **大 阪 大 学 基 礎 工 学 部 制 御 工 学 科 日本 ロボ ッ ト 学 会誌2巻2号 67 1984年4月 郭 亨礼 谷内田正彦 辻 三郎 あ る.  ... 
doi:10.7210/jrsj.2.151 fatcat:ciexqsfwd5alnlveg4gmentesy

Risk as a Moderator on the Impact of EMR Systems on Clinical Process Outcomes

Tamuchin McCreless
2015 Americas Conference on Information Systems  
The study uses the Dorenfest database from HIMSS and quality measures report to CMS as part of the Hospital Compare Program.  ...  To date, studies measuring the impact of EMR systems on performance outcomes have shown mixed results.  ...  These measures were chosen because it is believed that these measures would be most likely to benefit from having information delivered at the point of care.  ... 
dblp:conf/amcis/McCreless15 fatcat:sj6aly4wqveg5h33vlnngqexoe

Can "Liking" Behavior Lead to Usage Intention on Facebook? Uses and Gratification Theory Perspective

Md. Hossain, Minho Kim, Nusrat Jahan
2019 Sustainability  
The "like" feature on Facebook has emerged as a commonly used paralinguistic tool for communicating, and its importance as an indication of positive feelings toward the posts of others is likely to increase  ...  The findings indicate that the most salient motivations for users to liking behavior are enjoyment, information seeking, social interaction, and subjective norms, and that they subsequently reinforce their  ...  of the Like Presentation of extended self → Use of the Like Social obligations → Use of the Like Entertainment → Use of the Like Bonding → Use of the Like Self-identification → Use of the Like Information  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11041166 fatcat:occmmsn54bedbguxvh4tl5rvv4

Examining Associations between Health Information Seeking Behavior and Adult Education Status in the U.S.: An Analysis of the 2012 PIAAC Data

Iris Feinberg, Jan Frijters, Vicki Johnson-Lawrence, Daphne Greenberg, Elena Nightingale, Chelsea Moodie, Hajo Zeeb
2016 PLoS ONE  
However, people who do have a high school diploma, regardless of their literacy levels and other socio-demographic factors, are more likely to seek and use health information.  ...  or use of preventive health measures for U.S. adults both with and without a high school diploma.  ...  Those who did not seek health information from health professionals or who only used this source a little or some were less likely to use preventive measures across all variables, significant at p < .05  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148751 pmid:26882339 pmcid:PMC4755661 fatcat:ue5vlx3iebeapaw6ivvsok3j6u

Exploring consumer understanding and preferences for pharmacy quality information

Olayinka O Shiyanbola, Jane R Mort
2014 Pharmacy Practice  
Participants were unfamiliar with quality measures information and their level of understanding differed for each quality measure.  ...  Most participants liked star ratings better than percentages, letter grades, or numerical ratings.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENT The authors would like to acknowledge Trent Harris and Alicia Christensen who helped with the data collection and coding of the focus group transcripts.  ... 
pmid:25580169 pmcid:PMC4282764 fatcat:qaqhjkjldzfjvnpj5vvqj4bozi

Exploring consumer understanding and preferences for pharmacy quality information

Olayinka O. Shiyanbola, Jane R. Mort
2014 Pharmacy Practice  
Participants were unfamiliar with quality measures information and their level of understanding differed for each quality measure.  ...  Conclusions: Individuals who have a chronic illness and regularly use community pharmacies are interested in pharmacy quality measures.  ...  Patients like to use satisfaction measures in decision-making, especially if the responses are from people like themselves who are making similar choices. 30 Consumers wanted access to pharmacy quality  ... 
doi:10.4321/s1886-36552014000400004 fatcat:5ywvhkz6mbhyjpi3rylfr2z26i

The Relative Importance of Comprehensive Performance Measurement Systems and Financial Performance Measures on Employees' Perceptions of Informational Fairness [chapter]

Chong M. Lau, Vimala Amirthalingam
2014 Advances in Management Accounting  
Consequently, they are likely to perceive their group's procedures as informationally fair.  ...  The purposes are to ascertain (1) if the use of comprehensive PMS vis-a-vis financial measures systems as performance measurement and evaluation systems is perceived as informationally fair or unfair by  ...  information about different areas of my unit.  ... 
doi:10.1108/s1474-787120140000024003 fatcat:ibskramltbc3lpb2jkmkxhcywm

Developing the Informed Learning Scale: Measuring Information Literacy in Higher Education

Michael Flierl, Clarence Maybee, Emily Bonem
2021 College and Research Libraries  
One dimension of this challenge is in demonstrating how information literacy relates to important measures of student learning, like course grades and motivation.  ...  IL theory, specifically Informed Learning.  ...  as I like dogs and I like kittens) are likely measuring separate constructs.  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl.82.7.1004 fatcat:zsi5upatrjf2fod66wnhfgjf5y

Patients' perceived value of pharmacy quality measures: a mixed-methods study

O. O. Shiyanbola, J. R. Mort
2015 BMJ Open  
Objective: To describe patients' perceived value and use of quality measures in evaluating and choosing community pharmacies. Design: Focus group methodology was combined Shiyanbola OO, et al.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge Trent Harris and Alicia Christensen who helped with the data collection and coding of the focus group transcripts.  ...  license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work noncommercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006086 pmid:25600253 pmcid:PMC4305069 fatcat:l3vi7ktncrf2nbtkx7ljddo2ue

Ensuring Better Service Assurance using Scalable Monitoring and Resource Management

Mohammed Mohammed
2018 Academic Journal of Nawroz University  
It also provides the measurements for network provision, dynamic resource allocation, route management and the in-service service verification.  ...  Continuous monitoring of network status and its resources like host, router etc in a scalable manner to ensure the proper operation of the network is the goal of this proposed system.  ...  The Management Information Base also contains all network related information like interfaces, system information, IP information etc. III.  ... 
doi:10.25007/ajnu.v7n3a194 fatcat:mhhg5kdbkzg7xpc4sy5l3ezv4a

Homophily, group size, and the diffusion of political information in social networks: Evidence from Twitter

Yosh Halberstam, Brian Knight
2016 Journal of Public Economics  
Likewise, we find that users are disproportionately exposed to like-minded information and that information reaches like-minded users more quickly.  ...  To test these hypotheses, we use data on links and communications between politically-engaged Twitter users.  ...  As shown in Table 3 , exposure to like-minded information is even higher (92% for liberal voters and 93% for conservative voters) when measured using exposure to retweets.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2016.08.011 fatcat:dfgzdhgvszg6hlknmgk4zfxnfy

Compressive Sensing Based Multiple Watermarking Technique for Biometric Template Protection

Rohit M. Thanki, Komal R. Borisagar
2014 International Journal of Image Graphics and Signal Processing  
In the proposed technique, generate sparse measurement information of fingerprint and iris biometric template using CS theory framework.  ...  This sparse measurement information is used as secure watermark information which is embedding into a face image of same individual for generation of multimodal biometric template.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT We would like to thank National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition (NLPR), Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CASIA), China to provide iris and fingerprint image database  ... 
doi:10.5815/ijigsp.2015.01.07 fatcat:q763a4xhxzepnoxv5rzcvqfrty

Efficient Deterministic Secure Quantum Communication protocols using multipartite entangled states [article]

Dintomon Joy, Supin P Surendran, Sabir M
2017 arXiv   pre-print
We propose two deterministic secure quantum communication (DSQC) protocols employing three-qubit GHZ-like states and five-qubit Brown states as quantum channels for secure transmission of information in  ...  units of two bits and three bits using multipartite teleportation schemes developed here.  ...  DSQC protocol using GHZ-like state Our protocol for sending information in units of 2 bits makes use of the GHZ-like state as the quantum channel and involves the following steps. 1.  ... 
arXiv:1703.08666v1 fatcat:wuho7obs2fbxtjg6y5t6p3ucw4

The Big Question for Performance Management: Why Do Managers Use Performance Information?

D. P. Moynihan, S. K. Pandey
2010 Journal of public administration research and theory  
measurement and management literature, actual use of this information has traditionally not been very high on the research agenda."  ...  use measures of the achievements of public agencies to produce even greater achievements?"  ...  H 1 Managers with higher levels of PSM are more likely to use performance information.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jopart/muq004 fatcat:vspexudfjnbktillfnw675vmhu
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