Adaptive User Interfaces

Elsevier
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This book describes techniques for designing and building adaptive user interfaces developed in the large AID project undertaken by the contributors.
  • Describes one of the few large-scale adaptive interface projects in the world
  • Outlines the principles of adaptivity in human-computer interaction
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Publisher
Elsevier
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Published on
Mar 5, 2016
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Pages
240
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ISBN
9781483294254
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Language
English
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Genres
Computers / Programming / General
Computers / User Interfaces
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