Handbook of Research on Web 2.0, 3.0, and X.0: Technologies, Business, and Social Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605663859
  • ISBN-13: 9781605663852
  • DDC: 025.042
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 826 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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As the Web continues to evolve, advances in Web technology forge many new applications that were not previously feasible, resulting in new usage paradigms in business, social interaction, governance, and education. The Handbook of Research on Web 2.0, 3.0, and X.0: Technologies, Business, and Social Applications is a comprehensive reference source on next-generation Web technologies and their applications. This in-depth two volume collection covers the latest aspects and applications of Web technologies including the introduction of virtual reality commerce systems, the importance of social bookmarking, cross-language data retrieval, image searching, cutting-edge Web security technologies, and innovative healthcare and finance applications on the Web. Examining the social, cultural, and ethical issues these applications present, this Handbook of Research discusses real-world examples and case studies valuable to academicians, researchers, and practitioners.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Overview.
2: Web X.0: A Road Map.
3: An Overview and Differentiation of the Evolutionary Steps of the Web X.Y Movement: The Web Before and Beyond 2.0.
4: Web Modeling and Design.
5: A Model–Driven Engineering Approach for Defining Rich Internet Applications: A Web 2.0 Case Study.
6: Modular and Systematic Interface Design for Rich Internet Applications.
7: Towards Web 2.0 Applications: A Conceptual Model for Rich Internet Applications.
8: A Tool for Model – Driven Design of Rich Internet Applications Based on AJAX.
9: Web 2.0: Self-Managing System Based on SOA Model and Grid Computing Overlay.
10: Web Architecture.
11: An Overview of and Criteria for the Differentiation and Evaluation of RIA Architectures.
12: The Layered Virtual Reality Commerce System (LaVRCS): Proposing an Immersive Web X.0 Framework for E-Commerce.
13: Mobile Service Oriented Architecture (MSOA) for Businesses in the Web 2.0 Era.
14: Towards Web 3.0: A Unifying Architecture for Next Generation Web Applications.
15: Information Search, Bookmarking, and Tagging.
16: Web 2.0—Social Bookmarking: An Overview of Folksonomies.
17: Social Semantic Bookmarking with SOBOLEO.
18: Social Bookmarking and Web Search.
19: Social Tagging: Properties and Applications.
20: Improving Cross-Language Information Retrieval by Harnessing the Social Web.
21: Leveraging User – Specified Metadata to Personalize Image Search.
22: Semantic Analysis and Semantic Web.
23: Accessing, Analyzing, and Extracting Information from User Generated Contents.
24: Wiki Semantics Via Wiki Templating.
25: Towards Disambiguating Social Tagging Systems.
26: Web Quality, Trust, Security, and Effort Estimation.
27: Modeling Content Quality for the Web 2.0 and Follow–on Applications.
28: A New Web Site Quality Assessment Model for the Web 2.0 Era.
29: Electronic Reputation Systems.
30: Improving the Information Security of Collaborative Web Portals via Fine – Grained Role – Based Access Control.
31: Web 2.0 Effort Estimation.