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Promises and perils of porting software visualization tools to the web

Marco D'Ambros, Michele Lanza, Mircea Lungu, Romain Robbes
2009 2009 11th IEEE International Symposium on Web Systems Evolution  
In this paper we share our experiences in porting two such tools to the web and discuss the promises and perils that go hand in hand with such an endeavour.  ...  Such a migration comes with a number of promises, perils and technical implications that have to be taken into account before starting any migration process.  ...  We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Swiss National Science foundation for the project "DiCoSA" (SNF Project No. 118063).  ... 
doi:10.1109/wse.2009.5631247 dblp:conf/wse/DAmbrosLLR09 fatcat:xulrcoawq5ej5ivxndwgerwfxq

Art, Science, and Technology of Human Sexuality

Beibei Song
2018 Arts  
With their promises as well as perils, AI and robotics have entered the more intimate domains of human-machine relationship and a highly sensitive cultural territory, now challenging the most primal and  ...  With their promises as well as perils, AI and robotics have entered the more intimate domains of human-machine relationship and a highly sensitive cultural territory, now challenging the most primal and  ... 
doi:10.3390/arts7010006 fatcat:rmknxu4xnjd7dgwl5ffeo7midi

On porting software visualization tools to the web

Marco D'Ambros, Michele Lanza, Mircea Lungu, Romain Robbes
2010 International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer (STTT)  
Such a migration comes with a number of promises, perils and technical implications that must be considered before starting any migration process.  ...  In particular, we discuss promises and perils that go hand in hand with such an endeavour and present a number of technological alternatives that are available to implement web based visualizations.  ...  We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Swiss National Science foundation for the project "Di-CoSA" (SNF Project No. 118063).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10009-010-0171-9 fatcat:pjtpgmoxwzgzta747orudqcngq

The Promise and Perils of the Island City of George Town (Penang) as a Creative City

Suet Leng Khoo, Narimah Samat, Nurwati Badarulzaman, Sharifah Rohayah Sheikh Dawood
2015 Urban Island Studies  
This paper highlights the island's urban dynamics as well as discusses the promise and perils of transforming George Town into a Creative City in its own right.  ...  The peripheral and semi-peripheral roles of islands are being challenged and contested as contemporary island cities assume positions as engines of growth and become centres of progress for driving economic  ...  Acknowledgments The authors wish to thank Universiti Sains Malaysia for funding this project through Research University Grant (Grant No: 1001/PSOSIAL/816189).  ... 
doi:10.20958/uis.2015.2 fatcat:2fgs6hqnivcmzicejzmdxtk36a

The promises and perils of mining git

Christian Bird, Peter C. Rigby, Earl T. Barr, David J. Hamilton, Daniel M. German, Prem Devanbu
2009 2009 6th IEEE International Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories  
Decentralization comes with both the promise of new data and the peril of its misinterpretation. We focus on git, a very popular DSCM used in high-profile projects.  ...  Our goal is to help researchers interested in DSCMs avoid these and other perils when mining and analyzing git data. Out of a stem that scored the hand I wrung it in a weary land. A. E.  ...  We begin our discussion of the promises and perils of mining git, with a clarification of the conceptual differences between the centralized and decentralized SCM worlds.  ... 
doi:10.1109/msr.2009.5069475 dblp:conf/msr/BirdRBHGD09 fatcat:52yvlcno6vdtlncauaw2cvaz2q

Serverless Data Storage for Scalable Geospatial Applications in the Cloud

Tomas Holderness, Mark Varley
2021 Zenodo  
The service uses a key-value database, indexed using the H3 spatial index as a cache for multiple geographical data-sets.  ...  In instances where cached data is unavailable, secondary raster and vector services provisioned using Cloud Optimised GeoTiffs and a scaleable PostGIS database can be queried with point or polygon geometries  ...  The function scales horizontally, and parallel executions are directly attributable to the number of concurrent requests received by the API.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4669970 fatcat:5njesiuyprgetk3jinfbannqi4

The Promise and Peril of Credit: What a Forgotten Legend about Jews and Finance Tells Us about the Making of European Commercial Society

Robert Fredona
2020 Business History Review  
This and similar ironies or contradictions lie at the heart of Promise and Peril, which traces from the mid-seventeenth to the mid-twentieth century what Trivellato calls a "legend," because it is both  ...  —Voltaire, letter VI, Lettres Philosophiques (1734)Voltaire's words about the London Royal Exchange, quoted by Francesca Trivellato in her important new book The Promise and Peril of Credit, represent  ...  Promise and Peril is full of "why" questions-for example, "Why did Savary endorse the story of the Jewish origin of bills of exchange?"  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0007680519001120 fatcat:k2xw6rblevfnnbxp4aeypcdv3y

Editorial

Merlin Stone
2005 Journal of Direct Data and Digital Marketing Practice  
Such integration usually only works when a company examines very carefully the different business models and economics that prevail at each stage and either develops a way to maintain them in parallel  ...  The simplest example of this is improving one's customer database but having weak analysis or campaign management processes.  ...  supports the promise of the brand.  ... 
doi:10.1057/palgrave.dddmp.4340514 fatcat:o2v4ikby6rannodnzaxzmd5d2i

Human 2D Ear Biometric Recognition Based on Contour Matching Technique

Alagarsamy Santham Bharathy, Kalpana Murugam
2020 3C Tecnología  
Database pictures are prepared and put away as a normal ear picture. Results got are promising and empowering with right acknowledgment rate just as the time required.  ...  Anyway, the peril is limited in the event of biometric implies (Moreno, Sanchez, & Velez, 1999) . The biometrics work is amiable within a wide range of safety frameworks.  ... 
doi:10.17993/3ctecno.2020.specialissue4.207-217 fatcat:6cq4gfhn25dbtczbad74vapaye

The promise and peril of genomic screening in the general population

Michael C. Adams, James P. Evans, Gail E. Henderson, Jonathan S. Berg
2015 Genetics in Medicine  
, BRCA2, KCNQ1, LDLR, and RYR1, consistent with the well-established concern of misclassification of variants in current reference databases and highlighting the need for databases with high-quality lists  ...  Conclusions and future directions Screening the general population for deleterious variants in highly selected genes holds great promise to decrease morbidity and mortality for millions of individuals.  ...  DISCLOSURE The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.1038/gim.2015.136 pmid:26540154 pmcid:PMC4860183 fatcat:vwn2s7xnzfftjgbb2yebzcelk4

Service-oriented Architecture in Medical Software: Promises and Perils

P. M. Nadkarni, R. A. Miller
2007 JAMIA Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association  
users of the services.  ...  The legal and ethical issues related to how such a commercial SOA decision support system might operate across state, and possibly national borders, have yet to be addressed in a definitive and thoughtful  ...  and performance benefits through hardware parallelism that more than offset the extra overhead of intermachine communication.  ... 
doi:10.1197/jamia.m2349 pmid:17213485 pmcid:PMC2213462 fatcat:q4lxrfdgijcslbyrzew66zzer4

VacSol: a high throughput in silico pipeline to predict potential therapeutic targets in prokaryotic pathogens using subtractive reverse vaccinology

Muhammad Rizwan, Anam Naz, Jamil Ahmad, Kanwal Naz, Ayesha Obaid, Tamsila Parveen, Muhammad Ahsan, Amjad Ali
2017 BMC Bioinformatics  
The utility of VacSol is tested and compared with published data and using the Helicobacter pylori 26695 reference strain as a benchmark.  ...  Reverse vaccinology has changed the way of discovery and provides a mean to propose target identification in reduced time and labour.  ...  Further, the pipeline is capable of processing multiple sequences in parallel.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12859-017-1540-0 pmid:28193166 pmcid:PMC5307925 fatcat:2ei2hu7yxrccjmf6xs54ajzjna

Conference Summary

John H. Black
2011 Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union  
We have enjoyed the excitement of new, unexpected results from the Herschel Space Observatory and eagerly await new opportunities and facilities that will arise in the coming months and years.  ...  Beyond these numbers, it is evident that the cross-disciplinary field of astrochemistry is flourishing with excellent prospects for growth in the future.  ...  The promise and peril of ALMA. The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) will go into partial operation this year. ALMA will surely stimulate even more activity in astrochemistry.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1743921311025208 fatcat:nfzmehav4rdnvfhw5h23mhf2xm

Machine Learning for Public Administration Research, with Application to Organizational Reputation [article]

L. Jason Anastasopoulos, Andrew B. Whitford
2018 arXiv   pre-print
These techniques open the door to the analysis of text, image and other types of data that allow us to test foundational theories of public administration and to develop new theories.  ...  We then turn our attention to the pitfalls of using these methods such as unvalidated measures and lack of interpretability.  ...  Perils and Promise of ML Algorithms What are the prospects for machine learning in the public administration context?  ... 
arXiv:1805.05409v2 fatcat:2ujivwfmtfeqtm65wxvgfw2gjy

Social Media and the Transformation of Public Space

José van Dijck, Thomas Poell
2015 Social Media + Society  
, Patrick The Politics of Content Aggregation Oost Indisch Huis AT.03 2F Social TV Moderator Van Es, Karin The Promise and Perils of Social TV:The Voice (USA) Schwarz, Jonas Andersson Adapting-to  ...  Web communities and the epistemology of online opinion" John, Nicholas The social logics of sharing Bolin, Göran and Jonas Andersson Schwarz The ontology of media use in the age of geo-local and  ... 
doi:10.1177/2056305115622482 fatcat:uqm4pdjoj5b7rhgkiho7tvtx7q
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