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View Resource The Impact of Electronic Journals on Scholarly Communication: A Citation Analysis

"The Impact of Electronic Journals on Scholarly Communication: A Citation Analysis," a refereed article by Stephen P. Harter of the University of Indiana, appeared in the Public-Access Computer Systems Review, (Vol. 7, No. 5), and is available. It "reports hard empirical data on the impact of the first wave of e-journals on the scholarly communities they serve. It assesses the extent to which...

https://journals.tdl.org/pacsr/index.php/pacsr/issue/view/24...
View Resource Communications Engineering and Design: The Premier Magazine of Broadband Technology

Communications Engineering and Design (CED) magazine offers a wide range of free resources on broadband technology, fiber optics, and much more. One of the most interesting sections of the monthly publication is the inDEPTH feature, a series of reports from CED's editors. Past inDEPTH topics include digital television encryption and wireless technologies. Standards and regulatory issues are posted...

https://www.ecnmag.com/topics/communications
View Resource CNN.com/Technology: Unleash the Beast Inside Your Cell Phone

In a June 13, 2003 news article, a writer from Popular Science magazine discusses the "untapped potential of the cell phone computer." The article focuses on the processing power of Java-enabled cell phones, which are quickly entering the market with, most notably, gaming applications. Cell phones have many more possible uses than just gaming, and the article gives a number of examples as well as...

http://www.cnn.com/2003/TECH/ptech/06/13/popsci.beast.phone/...
View Resource Communicating Using Technology: Free Articles

Communicating Using Technology is maintained by a professional speaker who specializes in computer-aided presentation applications. This collection of articles shares some of his insights into such tools, helping readers use them more effectively. Although Microsoft PowerPoint is used as a baseline for reference in many of the articles, most of the suggested techniques and strategies can be...

https://www.thinkoutsidetheslide.com/
View Resource FSO: Free Space Optics

This enlightening Web site introduces the concept of Free Space Optics (FSO), a method of optical communication that uses lasers or light-emitting diodes as a means of data transmission. As long as there is a direct line of sight between two locations, there exists a potential for using FSO technology. Since the speed of light in air is faster than in the glass of fiber optics, "it is fair to...

https://www.lightpointe.com/free-space-optics-technology-ove...
View Resource Ericsson Education Online: Free Courses and eLearning

Ericsson Education Online provides these free materials on a variety of topics within the field of telecommunications. The Web Based Learning courses are mostly specific to Ericsson systems, but the technical articles and streaming videos cover universal technologies. These features provide an introductory overview of hot topics such as Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM), Bluetooth, and 3rd...

https://www.ericsson.com/ourportfolio/digital-services-servi...
View Resource MIT: Cell Phone Technology to Prevent Those Embarassing Moments

Researchers at the MIT Media Lab's MIThril project propose a solution to "the social and safety problems" associated with cell phones. Specifically, they are designing a prototype phone that can determine the user's circumstances or context, so the phone can respond appropriately. This "context aware phone could automatically switch profiles when the user enters a restaurant, sits in the driver's...

https://www.media.mit.edu/wearables/mithril/phone.html
View Resource Ekiga

Formerly GnomeMeeting, Ekiga is a videoconferencing and telephone application that allows users to make audio and video calls to remote users with compatible software, such as Microsoft Netmeeting. The application has a number of features such as call monitoring, audio and video call mute, and PC-to-phone calls. From the website for the application, users can review an extensive FAQ section, view...

https://www.ekiga.org/
View Resource Information and Communication Technology

Communication is a central aspect of all our lives. Today, our modes of communication are highly dependent on technologies such as the internet, wireless networks, phones, and computers. This issue of Topic in Depth explores the ways these forms of communication are part of our lives and highlights some new directions in communication technology. WordIQ Dictionary and Encyclopedia (1) offers...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/met/2004/0813
View Resource National Microelectronics Research Center

Ireland's National Microelectronics Research Center (NMRC) at the University College, Cork, conducts research on information and communications technologies. The organization identifies and addresses "key emerging technological challenges" and focuses on "the development of core technology competencies that will yield technology platforms for future high impact innovation and commercial...

http://www.nmrc.ie/
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