The Resource Handbook of research on urban informatics : the practice and promise of the real-time city, Marcus Foth, editor, (electronic resource)

Handbook of research on urban informatics : the practice and promise of the real-time city, Marcus Foth, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Handbook of research on urban informatics : the practice and promise of the real-time city
Title
Handbook of research on urban informatics
Title remainder
the practice and promise of the real-time city
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Foth, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents research and development on urban technology, digital cities, locative media, and mobile and wireless applications. Contains research covering a diverse range of current issues in the urban informatics field
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT166
LC item number
.H364 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foth, Marcus
  • Gale Group
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Computer networks
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunication
  • Information society
Label
Handbook of research on urban informatics : the practice and promise of the real-time city, Marcus Foth, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3268999999&q=calg12689
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Urbane-ing the city: examining and refining the assumptions behind urban informatics -- To connect and flow in Seoul: ubiquitous technologies, urban infrastructure and everyday life in the contemporary Korean city -- Creating an analytical lens for understanding digital networks in urban South Africa -- Place making through participatory planning -- TexTales: Creating interactive forums with urban publics -- An event-driven community in Washington, DC: forces that influence participation -- Moments and modes for triggering civic participation at the urban level -- Fostering communities in urban multi-cultural neighbourhoods: some methodological reflections -- Beyond safety concerns: on the practical applications of urban neighbourhood video cameras -- The Figmentum Project: appropriating information and communication technologies to animate our urban fabric -- Voices from beyond: ephemeral histories, locative media and the volatile interface -- Embedding an ecology notion in the social production of urban space -- Cityware: urban computing to bridge online and real-world social networks --Information places: navigating interfaces between physical and digital space -- A visual approach to locative urban information -- Navigation becomes travel scouting: the augmented spaces of car navigation systems -- QyoroView: creating a large-scale street view as user-generated content -- Virtual cities for simulating smart urban public spaces -- The neogeography of virtual cities: digital mirrors into a recursive world -- Codespaces: community wireless networks and the reconfiguration of cities -- Home is where the hub is? wireless infrastructures and the nature of domestic culture in Australia -- Mapping the MIT campus in real-time Using WiFi -- Supporting community with location-sensitive mobile applications -- From social butterfly to urban citizen: the evolution of mobile phone practice -- u-City: the next paradigm of urban development -- Urban informatics in China: exploring the emergence of the Chinese city 2.0 -- WikiCity: real-time location-sensitive tools for the city -- Citizen science: enabling participatory urbanism -- Extreme informatics: toward the de-saturated city -- Urban informatics and social ontology
Control code
GVRL2LZA
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781605661520
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316604529
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Label
Handbook of research on urban informatics : the practice and promise of the real-time city, Marcus Foth, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3268999999&q=calg12689
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Urbane-ing the city: examining and refining the assumptions behind urban informatics -- To connect and flow in Seoul: ubiquitous technologies, urban infrastructure and everyday life in the contemporary Korean city -- Creating an analytical lens for understanding digital networks in urban South Africa -- Place making through participatory planning -- TexTales: Creating interactive forums with urban publics -- An event-driven community in Washington, DC: forces that influence participation -- Moments and modes for triggering civic participation at the urban level -- Fostering communities in urban multi-cultural neighbourhoods: some methodological reflections -- Beyond safety concerns: on the practical applications of urban neighbourhood video cameras -- The Figmentum Project: appropriating information and communication technologies to animate our urban fabric -- Voices from beyond: ephemeral histories, locative media and the volatile interface -- Embedding an ecology notion in the social production of urban space -- Cityware: urban computing to bridge online and real-world social networks --Information places: navigating interfaces between physical and digital space -- A visual approach to locative urban information -- Navigation becomes travel scouting: the augmented spaces of car navigation systems -- QyoroView: creating a large-scale street view as user-generated content -- Virtual cities for simulating smart urban public spaces -- The neogeography of virtual cities: digital mirrors into a recursive world -- Codespaces: community wireless networks and the reconfiguration of cities -- Home is where the hub is? wireless infrastructures and the nature of domestic culture in Australia -- Mapping the MIT campus in real-time Using WiFi -- Supporting community with location-sensitive mobile applications -- From social butterfly to urban citizen: the evolution of mobile phone practice -- u-City: the next paradigm of urban development -- Urban informatics in China: exploring the emergence of the Chinese city 2.0 -- WikiCity: real-time location-sensitive tools for the city -- Citizen science: enabling participatory urbanism -- Extreme informatics: toward the de-saturated city -- Urban informatics and social ontology
Control code
GVRL2LZA
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781605661520
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316604529
System details
Mode of access: Internet

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