From Gutenberg to Google: Electronic Representations of Literary Texts
Although this book focuses on the problems and potentials for electronic
representations of the fundamental materials of document-based knowledge
in literature, similar conditions obtain for representations of works
in music, philosophy, history, the law, and religion. These fields find in
paper documents the primary materials of...
Cloud Computing: First International Conference, CloudComp 2009, Munich, Germany, October 19-21, 2009
Welcome to the proceedings ofCloudComp 2009.
Acomputing cloudis more thana collection of computer resources, because it provides
mechanisms to manage those resources. In a cloud computing platform, software
is migrating from the desktop to the "clouds," promising users, at any time and
anywhere, access to their...
Prince of Mathematics: Carl Friedrich Gauss The author narrates the life of Carl Friedrich Gauss, the 18th century mathematician, from his prodigious childhood to his extraordinary achievements that earned him the title "Prince of Mathematics". Along the way, the author introduces her readers to a different culture, the era of small states in Germany where advancement on merits,...