Google IO17 Notes – VR, AR, and AI – smart realities

Google wants to democratize Artificial Intelligence with Tensor Flow  and API.AI Conversational UX Platform for products and services – API.AI Create conversational experiences across platforms: chatbots, smart home automation, connected cars, mobile and web apps, robots, wearables, Enterprise, etc. (6kB) Sign up to be one of the first to write AI on Google’s new Tensor […]

Google IO 2017 – Web Development Notes

Lighthouse is being integrated directly into dev tools Firebase now gives a real time analytics. Cloud functions for Firebase sounds like Akamai for small node functions, like resizing images. But being able to handle these tasks in a global, cached environment. Google IO: state of the mobile web Chrome’s mission: move the web platform forward […]

Web4All Conference Notes – Day 3

Crowd sourcing accessibility evaluations 2013-6: 350 government web sites and 2,000 non-government sites have been evaluated for accessibly in China conformance testing included Automatic Evaluation Manual Assessment Crowd sourcing can integrate the power of crowds to solve the manual assessment bottleneck It was proposed in 2006 and has been used in reCaptcha, spoken wikipedia, labeling. […]

Security Notes WWW Conference 2017

Who controls the internet? “The Internet is built on top of intertwined network services, e.g., email, DNS, and content distribution networks operated by private or governmental organizations. Recent events have shown that these organizations may, knowingly or unknowingly, be part of global-scale security incidents including state-sponsored mass surveillance programs and large-scale DDoS attacks. For example, […]

Spatial Data on the Web notes from WWW conference 2017

From simple visualizations to sophisticated interactive tools, there is a growing reliance on data. Location information, or spatial data, is often a common thread running through such data; describing how things are positioned relative to the Earth in terms of coordinates and/or topology.- Spatial Data on the Web (WWW2017)