Now showing items 1-10 of 93
Intercultural competence in synchronous communication between native and non-native speakers of Spanish
(De Gruyter, 2017-05)
This paper discusses to what extent synchronous communication via Skype by Argentine university students of History and Danish university studentsof Spanish contributed to fostering intercultural competence in the twogroups ...
Platform designer: An approach for modeling multiprocessor platforms based on SystemC
Using Threads to Overcome Synchronization Delays in Parallel Multiple Progressive Alignment Algorithms
Problem statement: The parallelization of multiple progressive alignment algorithms is a difficult task. All known methods have strong bottlenecks resulting from synchronization delays. This is even more constraining in ...
Revealing the whiteboard to blind students: An inclusive approach to provide mediation in synchronous e-learning activities
(PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2010)
Promoting the inclusion of students with disabilities in e-learning systems has brought many challenges for researchers and educators. The use of synchronous communication tools such as interactive whiteboards has been ...
A social cloud-based tool to deal with time and media mismatch of intergenerational family communication
Social media services are increasingly used to support social interaction among young people and adults. Older adults however, are often reluctant to use social media services, and prefer to socialize through face-to-face ...