Slow Light: Science and Applications (Optical Science and Engineering)
Exotic effects of slow light have been observed in the laboratory. But most currently available texts do not explore the wider field of slow light in photonic structures and optical fibers. Reflecting recent research, this book presents a comprehensive introduction to slow light and its potential applications, including storage, switching,...
Paying with mobile devices such as mobile phones or smart phones will expand worldwide in the coming years. This development provides opportunities for various industries (banking, telecommunications, credit card business, manufacturers, suppliers, retail) and for consumers.
The book comprehensively describes current status, trends...
The Art of the App Store: The Business of Apple Development
Wit h roughly half a mi llion active apps available for download and a current
pace of 20,000 new apps approved every month (according to 148apps.biz), the
iOS App Store has been without doubt a phenomenal success. From its launch in
2008, it’s seen exponential growth both in revenue generated and apps created,
and it... Kinect Hacks: Tips & Tools for Motion and Pattern Detection
The way we interact with machines is always changing. As technology evolves, new
ways of interacting with computers become available to us, one innovative breakthrough
after the next. If we go back 10 years, RIM was just starting to implement
phone capabilities into their line of Blackberry mobile devices. Now we...