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Knowing and governing cities through urban indicators, city benchmarking and real-time dashboards
Since the mid-1990s a plethora of indicator projects have been developed and adopted by cities seeking to measure and monitor various aspects of urban systems. These have been accompanied by cityExpand
Virtual reality for collaborative e-learning
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This article presents our research in this area and the resulting development of CLEV-R, a Collaborative Learning Environment with Virtual Reality. Expand
What makes Big Data, Big Data? Exploring the ontological characteristics of 26 datasets
Big Data has been variously defined in the literature. In the main, definitions suggest that Big Data possess a suite of key traits: volume, velocity and variety (the 3Vs), but also exhaustivity,Expand
A comparison of open source geospatial technologies for web mapping
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This paper describes the technologies and reports the results of the survey, providing first-hand information about open source web and geospatial tools. Expand
Assessing the application of three-dimensional collaborative technologies within an e-learning environment
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We present a system which uses stimulating three-dimensional environments to present learning material to students, combined with multi-user and real-time technologies to permit interaction and collaboration between them. Expand
RecoMap: an interactive and adaptive map-based recommender
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RecoMap, the system described in this paper, deducts user interests by monitoring user interaction and context to provide personalised spatial recommendations. Expand
THE DUBLIN DASHBOARD: DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A REAL-TIMEANALYTICAL URBAN DASHBOARD
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This paper describes the Dublin Dashboard, an interactive website which collects, analyses and visualises data from a variety of sources about Dublin in Ireland through a series of interactive maps, graphs and applications. Expand
The Praxis and Politics of Building Urban Dashboards
This paper critically reflects on the building of the Dublin Dashboard -- a website that provides citizens, planners, policy makers and companies with an extensive set of data and interactiveExpand
Visualising User Interaction History to Identify Web Map Usage Patterns
Map personalisation offers a solution to spatial information overload by removing map features which are irrelevant for particular users while highlighting content which is of interest. DeterminingExpand
Urban informatics, governmentality and the logics of urban control
In this paper, we examine the governmentality and the logics of urban control enacted through smart city technologies. Several commentators have noted that the implementation of algorithmic forms ofExpand
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