Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Web and Communication Technologies and Internet-Related Social Issues - HSI 2005

3rd International Conference on Human-Society@Internet, Tokyo, Japan, July 27-29, 2005, Proceedings

Editors: Shimojo, S., Ichii, S., Ling, T.W., Song, K.-H. (Eds.)

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The Internet has now become an integral part of everyday life for hundreds of millions of people around the world. The uses of the Internet have augmented commerce, communication, education, governance, entertainment, health care, etc. E-mail has become an indispensable part of life; the Web has become an indispensable source of information on just about everything; people now use governmentWebsitestoreceiveinstructionsandinformation,and?lepaperwork with the government; many major online businesses have been created, such as Amazon, eBay, Google, Travelocity, eTrade, etc. However, the uses of the Internet have also had serious negative e?ects, - cluding spam, the spreading of viruses and worms, spyware, phishing, hacking, online fraud, invasions of privacy, etc. Viruses and worms often bring down tens of millions of computers around the world; many people get duped into furni- ing their personal identi?cations, and bank and insurance account information, etc. ; hackers break into government and corporation computers to steal cri- cal data; unsubstantiated rumors about individuals or organizations spread like wild?re on the Internet, etc. Further, the uses of the Internet are creating new paradigms in areas such as copyright, governance, etc. The widespread use of peer-to-peer ?le sharing systems, started by Napster,is forcing a reassessment of the value of holding copyright on digital media. Internet postings by vocal citizens to the Web sites of the news media, governmento?ces, and elected g- ernment o?cials are impacting government policies and swaying the opinions of other citizens. The aim of the International Conference on Human.

Table of contents (41 chapters)

Table of contents (41 chapters)
  • Implementation and Usability Evaluation of AAC System for Handicapped Persons

    Pages 1-8

    Park, Myoung-soo (et al.)

  • Tracking Data Management of Spatial DBMS Using Topology for Location-Based Services

    Pages 9-18

    Park, Soon-Young (et al.)

  • Optimized Initiation Phases for Anonymous Auction Protocols

    Pages 19-27

    Yoon, Eun-Jun (et al.)

  • mSCTP for Vertical Handover Between Heterogeneous Networks

    Pages 28-36

    Koh, Seok Joo (et al.)

  • Increasing TCP Capacity in Wireless Multihop Networks

    Pages 37-44

    Joo, Changhee (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Web and Communication Technologies and Internet-Related Social Issues - HSI 2005
Book Subtitle
3rd International Conference on Human-Society@Internet, Tokyo, Japan, July 27-29, 2005, Proceedings
Editors
  • Shinji Shimojo
  • Shingo Ichii
  • Tok Wang Ling
  • Kwan-Ho Song
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
3597
Copyright
2005
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-31808-8
DOI
10.1007/11527725
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-27830-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 370
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