theory   47832

« earlier    

Information Theory - Computer Science Unplugged
Computers are all about storing and moving information, but what actually is information? How do we measure the amount of information in a message?

This activity uses some intriguing variations on the game of 20 questions to demonstrate how we can quantify information content, which in turn shows us how to store and share it efficiently.
inls201  information  theory  games 
12 hours ago by rybesh
Didactic Games for Teaching Information Theory | SpringerLink
We developed a set of didactic games and activities that can be used to illustrate and teach various concepts from Information Theory. For each of the games and activities we list the topics it covers, give its rules and related information, describe our practical experiences and give an overview of its scientific background. We also discuss the proper ways to integrate these games into the knowledge acquisition process.
inls201  information  theory  games 
12 hours ago by rybesh
Visual Group Theory website
Group theory is the branch of mathematics that studies symmetry, found in crystals, art, architecture, music, and many other contexts. Its beauty is often lost on students because it is typically taught in a technical style that is difficult to understand.

Visual Group Theory assumes only a high school mathematics background and covers a typical undergraduate course in group theory from a thoroughly visual perspective. Its more than 300 illustrations cover groups, subgroups, homomorphisms, products, quotients, Sylow theory, and a preview of Galois theory. Group Explorer, optional accompanying software, is available free online.
algebra  mathematics  theory  geometry 
yesterday by dyab
Ricardo’s Vice and the Virtues of Industrial Diversity - American Affairs Journal
That specialization is the primary source of economic gain has been accepted by economists ever since the famous example of the pin factory with which Adam Smith opened The Wealth of Nations:
economics  theory  globalisation  specialisation  ricardo 
2 days ago by juliantait
you can take the derivative of a regular expression?! - Julia Evans





you can take the derivative of a regular expression?!










And it'...
theory  compsci 
4 days ago by rolphrecto
Creating Usability with Motion: The UX in Motion Manifesto
‘UI Animation’ is typically thought of by designers as something that makes the user experience more delightful, but overall doesn’t add much value. Thus, UI Animation is often treated like the red-headed stepchild of UX (apologies to red-headed stepchildren everywhere). If at all, it usually comes at the end, as a final lipstick pass.
Additionally, motion in the context of user interfaces has understandably been held to be under the domain of Disney’s 12 Principles of Animation, something I argue against in my article ‘UI Animation Principles — Disney is Dead.’
In my manifesto, I will be making the case that UI Animation is to the ‘12 UX in Motion Principles’ as construction is to architecture.
By this I mean, that while a structure needs to be physically built to exist (requiring construction), the guiding hand which determines what gets built comes from the domain of Principles.
Animation is all about tools. Principles are the practical application of ideas that guide the usage of tools and as such, Principles provide high leverage opportunities for designers.
What most designers think of as ‘UI Animation’ is in fact the execution of a higher modality of design: the temporal behavior of interface objects during realtime and non-realtime events.
design  ux  usability  interaction  bestpractices  theory 
4 days ago by rmohns

« earlier    

related tags

*****  academia  academic.ps  academic  actions  activity  actornetworktheory  aesthetics  affect  aleph  algebra  alt-right  americanwest  ant  app  apps  architecture  art  article  badiou  benjaminwalter  bernini  bestpractices  biggest  book  books  buddhism  business-model  business  butler  ca  capitalism  cardinals  categorical  category  cep  character  cheat  chords  cities  code  coding  coleman  color  colors  colour  comics  complex  compsci  computerscience  concept  conspiracy  content  cool  course.use  course  creative.geographies  critical  criticism  cryptocurrency  css  cultural.studies  culture  currency  custo  database  databases  datastructure  db  deep-learning  definition  democracy  design  dev  dialectical  digital  disruption  dogs  drawing  dt  e150  econ  economics  education  engineering  essays  ethics  ethnicity  event  events  faking  feminism  field  finance  foucault  friends  game  games  gametheory  geog107  geog384  geog411  geog420  geog421  geog433  geometry  globalisation  graph  guidelines  guitar  hash  hiphop  history  hn  homotopy  hott  how  howto  ideas  identity  ideology  ifttt  immigrants  immigration  inaccessible  infinity  information  inls201  innovation  interaction  interactions  interactive  interface  internet  intervention  interviewing  interviews  israel  italian  jamesonfredric  jazz  jtbd  judith  la  lacan  large  latour  learning  lecture  liberalism  linkage  linksinlife  m  machiavelli  management  manuworlds  marxism  materialism  math  mathematics  maths  mc  media  memory  metaphor  michael  mind  mirrors  mobility  mtg  music  nagle  neoliberal  networks  normies  notes  number  objects  olfaction  omega  online  ordinals  organisations  overview  paper  parsing  pdf  philosophy  photography  photoshop  physics  pilot  pilotwave  play  polecon  politics  postgresql  practice  productdevelopment  productivity  programmer  programming  progressive  psychodrama  psychogeography  publisher  publishing  python  quantum  quaternions  queer.theory  queer  racism  radiohead  rap  reference  refugees  regional.geography  relational  religion  representation  research  resources  reviews  ricardo  rust  saraahmed  science  self  seminar  set  sheets  simulation  slides  social.media  social  socialtheory  sociology  software-engineering  software  sorting  soul  specialisation  speculation  sql  stevens  storage  strategy  stuarthall  suspension  table  tech  technology  test  the.new.inquiry  to  toget  training  transfinite  transgression  trust  tx  type  usability  ux  visualization  vr  vsauce  vygotsky  walking  watts  wave  weaving  wordpress  work  writing  zappino 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: