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  • p-SARS: Peer-to-peer search for a recommender system 

    Devik, Rune (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2003-12-15)
    WAIF started out in 2002 and the overall goal is to make the computers automatically search for relevant information based on the user’s preferences, and to push this information directly to the user wherever he/she is and ...
  • FAT: A framework for automated regression testing of protocol stacks 

    Nilsen, Karl Magnus (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2003-12-15)
    Software systems today are becoming larger and more complex, resulting in a growing need for good and efficient testing routines. An approach used by several software developers is to automate the test process. Test ...
  • Kontekstsensitiv tilpasning av interaksjonsmodi mot mobile terminaler 

    Henriksen, André (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2003-12-15)
    Denne oppgaven ser på mulighetene for å bruke kontekstinformasjon for å kunne tilpasse interaksjonsmodi mot mobile terminaler, spesielt mobiltelefoner. Hensikten er å illustrere hvordan brukere av et transportselskap ...
  • Frag: A distributed approach to display wall gaming 

    Grammeltvedt, Åsmund (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2006-06-01)
    Computer games with distributed functionality, such as most modern multiplayer games, provide a rich environment in which one can experiment with high performance distribution of computational and graphical resources. Their ...
  • Design and implementation of a prototype for capturing immediate user experiences 

    Ekvang, Espen (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-01)
    Everywhere we go we are overwhelmed with impressions and experiences making our day. Research has proven these to change over time, thus psychologists and experimenters in surveys are interested in what a person actually ...
  • Argos container, core and extension framework 

    Eriksen, Dan Peder (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-01)
    With the emergence of the internet and e-commerce in the 90’s new common problems arose when developing applications that span the internet. These common problems include among others scalability, robustness, networking, ...
  • Architecture for generic service development on mobile handsets 

    Dahle, Peter (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-15)
    Several actors are involved in all layers the handset architecture, from hardware producers to service providers, and the numbers are raising. Lack of collaboration amongst these actors across and within layers has led ...
  • Collecting and distributing sensor data using the Argos middleware platform 

    Mortensen, Mats (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-15)
    Applications that adapt to environmental and situational changes are difficult to build because computers cannot capture, represent or process context information as easily as human beings. Nevertheless, context information ...
  • Integrating libpesto with subversion 

    Jakobsen, Oleg (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-06-15)
    Subversion, an open-source centralized version control system, developed by CoallabNet, is currently the second most popular version control system, after the ever popular CVS. Like CVS, Subversion uses a client-server ...
  • Securing private peer-to-peer networks 

    Fredriksen, Lars A. (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-08-15)
    This thesis describes the research of grading security in private Peer-to-Peer (P2P) networks, and ultimately the development of “The Socialized.Net Embedded – Cryptography Version” (Tsnecv). Tsnecv is a revision of “The ...
  • Utilizing ubiquitous commodity graphics hardware for scientific computing 

    Nilsen, Bjørn-Hugo (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-10-01)
    Current GPUs have many times the memory bandwidth and computing power compared to CPUs. The difference in performance is getting bigger as the evolution speed of the GPUs is higher than of the CPUs. This make it interesting ...
  • A Prototype for continuation-passing orchestration of composite web services 

    Josefsen, Kent Ove (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2007-12-15)
    Web services enable businesses to deliver services via the Web. In addition, Web services can be used to improve business efficiency, because Web services can often replace manual activities in a business process. A Web ...
  • Framework for development of rule based sensor services in the Argos middleware platform 

    Jakobsen, Tom Arild (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2008-01-07)
    Argos is a middleware platform developed at the University of Tromsø. It provides tailored, flexible and extensible middleware support. In this thesis we suggest a new approach to creating user services for Argos by using ...
  • Design and implementation of an encourager and motivator application for physical activity based on Bluetooth devices and Argos Middleware Platform 

    Hanssen, Harald Sømnes (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2008-01-27)
    Argos is a middleware platform developed at the ArticBeans lab at the University of Tromsø. The purpose of Argos is to provide a personal application platform for custom services. In this thesis we look at how Bluetooth ...
  • Efficient intra-node Communication for Chip Multiprocessors 

    Henriksen, Torje Starbo (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2008-10-15)
    The microprocessor industry has reached limitations of sequential processing power due to power-efficiency and heat problems. With the integrated-circuit technology moving forward, chip-multithreading has become the trend, ...
  • Improving the usefulness of multimedia archives by applying data reduction techniques 

    Aarflot, Tjalve (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2009-02-05)
    In recent years, an increasing amount of personal images, video, sound and text data are captured and stored in a digital format. Increased storage capacity at lower cost entice us to attempt to store everything, but without ...
  • Inferring image semantics from collection information 

    Thorvaldsen, Idar (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2009-02-06)
    There is a continuing desire and need for improving the processes of describing and searching for digital images. While good progress has been made adapting traditional information retrieval techniques to perform these ...
  • Improving freshness of web-extracted metadata 

    Heimdal, Tord-Arne (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2009-12-18)
    Live video search is emerging as a platform for multimedia production and entertainment service. Such systems rely on a stream of live video and metadata describing the video content. A high quality source for such ...
  • Collecting relevant images context information 

    Jakobsen, Børge (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2010-01-08)
    Digital photographing has become more and more popular as cameras and mobile phones get more advanced and have newer technology embedded. Manually searching in these growing image collections is problematic because of ...
  • Automatic Image Tagging based on Context Information 

    Evertsen, Martin Hætta (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2010-06)
    People love to take images, but are not so willing to annotate the images af-terwards with relevant tags. Manually tagging images is both subjective (dependent on annotator) and time consuming. It would be nice if the ...