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The Evolution of the Internet in the Business Sector

Book Description

Efficiency and Efficacy are crucial to the success of national and international business operations today. With this in mind, businesses are continuously searching for the information and communication technologies that will improve job productivity and performance and enhance communications, collaboration, cooperation, and connection between employees, employers, and stakeholders. The Evolution of the Internet in the Business Sector: Web 1.0 to Web 3.0 takes a historical look at the policy, implementation, management, and governance of productivity enhancing technologies. This work shares best practices with public and private universities, IS developers and researchers, education managers, and business and web professionals interested in implementing the latest technologies to improve organizational productivity and communication.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. List of Reviewers
  6. Foreword
  7. Preface
    1. SECTION 1: WEB AND BUSINESS MODELS
    2. SECTION 2: WEB APPLICATIONS
    3. SECTION 3: SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES
    4. SECTION 4: WEB, TECHNOLOGY, AND SOCIAL INFLUENCE
    5. SECTION 5: WEB AND EDUCATION
  8. Section 1: Web and Business Models
    1. Chapter 1: Are Signals a Solution to Perceived Risk and Opportunism in Mobile Shopping?
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. EMPIRICAL STUDY
      5. DO FEMALE AND MALE M-SHOPPERS PERCEIVE SIGNALS, RISK AND OPPORTUNISM IN SIMILAR OR DIFFERENT WAYS?
      6. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      10. REFERENCES
      11. ADDITIONAL READING
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 2: Models and Approaches for Web Information Extraction and Web Page Understanding
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. WEB PAGE PROCESSING (WPP)
      4. WEB PAGE REPRESENTATIONS
      5. A WEB PAGE CONCEPTUALIZATION AND THE UNIFIED ONTOLOGICAL MODEL
      6. WEB PAGE PROCESSING BASED ON THE UNIFIED ONTOLOGICAL MODEL
      7. AN OBJECT-ORIENTED ABSTRACTION FOR THE UNIFIED ONTOLOGICAL MODEL
      8. A WEB PAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM (WPPS)
      9. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      10. CONCLUSIONS
      11. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      12. REFERENCES
      13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  9. Section 2: Web Applications
    1. Chapter 3: A Roadmap on Awareness of Others in Accessible Collaborative Rich Internet Applications
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. THE REVIEW METHOD
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. FINAL REMARKS
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      11. ENDNOTES
    2. Chapter 4: A Usability Evaluation of Facebook's Privacy Features Based on the Perspectives of Experts and Users
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION AND NEW SIGNIFICANCE: FACEBOOK CHANGES SINCE THE USABILITY EVALUATION
      7. LIMITATIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 5: HTML Segmentation for Different Types of Web Pages
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. STRATEGIES TO SEGMENT GENERIC WEB PAGES
      5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      6. EXPERIMENTS AND RESULTS
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. DISCUSSION
      9. CONCLUSION
      10. REFERENCES
      11. ADDITIONAL READING
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      13. ENDNOTES
  10. Section 3: Social Networking Sites
    1. Chapter 6: Understanding Employee Attitudes to SNS Implementation in the Australian Banking Sector
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. AUSTRALIAN BANKS AND THE EMERGENCE OF BANK 2.0 IN AUSTRALIA
      5. UNDERPINNING THEORY
      6. RESEARCH QUESTIONS, RESEARCH METHODS, AND PARTICIPANTS
      7. DATA ANALYSIS AND RESULTS
      8. SIGNIFICANCE FOR THEORY, METHODOLOGY AND PRACTICE
      9. LIMITATION AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      10. FUTURE RESEARCH
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. REFERENCES
      13. ADDITIONAL READING
      14. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 7: Teacher-Student Relationship in the Facebook Era
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. EDUCATIONAL PARADIGM CHANGES IN THE KNOWLEDGE ERA: INTRODUCTION TO SNS IN EDUCATION
      3. POLICIES FOR USING (OR NOT USING) SNS IN EDUCATION
      4. RELATED WORK ON TEACHER-STUDENT RELATIONSHIP IN THE SNS-ERA
      5. THE CASE OF ISRAEL: STUDENTS’ AND TEACHERS’ PERSPECTIVE
      6. ANALYSIS OF SNS-BASED STUDENT-TEACHER COMMUNICATION
      7. CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      11. APPENDIX
    3. Chapter 8: Examining the Opportunities of Social Networking Adoption in the Health Care Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. SOCIAL NETWORK ASPECTS
      4. 3. METHODOLOGY
      5. 4. ANALYSIS
      6. 5. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READING
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  11. Section 4: Web, Technology, and Social Influence
    1. Chapter 9: We Have Good Information for You
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. FOLKAUTHORITY AND INFORMATION RETRIEVAL
      4. THE AUTHORITYSEARCH SYSTEM
      5. THE EVALUATION OF AUTHORITYSEARCH
      6. DIRECTIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 10: A Web-Based Method for Ontology Population
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. ONTOLOGY-BASED INFORMATION EXTRACTION
      4. AN UNSUPERVISED METHOD FOR ONTOLOGY POPULATION FROM THE WEB
      5. EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ADDITIONAL READING
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      11. ENDNOTES
    3. Chapter 11: User Engagement in Feedback Sharing through Social Influence
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. USER ENGAGEMENT IN FEEDBACK SHARING
      5. ASSESSMENT OF THE SOCIAL INFLUENCE EFFECTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      12. APPENDIX
  12. Section 5: Web and Education
    1. Chapter 12: Creating a Community of Practice in Learning
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE
      4. FRAMEWORK FOR USE OF ICT IN COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE
      5. REVIEW OF RELATED SYSTEMS
      6. THE INTERNET AND SOCIAL MEDIA
      7. CREATING AN ONLINE COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE USING SOCIAL MEDIA TECHNOLOGY
      8. ISSUES, CONTROVERSIES, PROBLEMS
      9. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      10. DETAILED RESEARCH DESIGN AND STRATEGY
      11. QUALITIES OF COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE
      12. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      13. CONCLUSION
      14. REFERENCES
      15. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 13: Influence of Perceived Quality of Official University Websites to Perceived Quality of University Education and Enrollment Intention
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. THEORETICAL SIGNIFICANCE
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 14: Students as Customers
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND: TOWARDS SOCIAL AEH
      4. 3. PARTICIPATORY DESIGN AND THE WE!DESIGN METHODOLOGY
      5. 4. APPLYING PARTICIPATORY DESIGN FOR ADAPTIVE WEB 3.0
      6. 5. DISCUSSION OF THE CASE STUDY
      7. 6. THE RESULT: TOPOLOR
      8. 7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      9. 8. CONCLUSION
      10. REFERENCES
      11. ADDITIONAL READING
      12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      13. ENDNOTES
    4. Chapter 15: The Open Innovation Paradigm
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. OPEN INNOVATION PARADIGM
      4. THE EVOLUTION OF MEDIA EDUCATION: TOWARD A NEW PARADIGM
      5. THE ALLIANCE BETWEEN A ZOO AND A WEB RADIO
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READING
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINTIONS
  13. Compilation of References
  14. About the Contributors