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In this era where technologies and innovations are developing rapidly, multimedia designers are competing to emerge from their traditional methods of expressing or making artworks as well. It may be contemporary, but digital works such as AI computing and visual programming will sure to be relevant forever starting now. Inspiring designers and artists who venture into these creative computing fields play an increasingly important role in shaping the future. Especially for the future generation, this book compiled and exclusively showcases the works of students from the Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University – using the software TouchDesigner. Introducing this software to further develop their skills and venturing into different ways of making artworks, this subject teaches visual programming and generative art design.

This book experiments with different types of learning spaces as sites of memory to increase students’ immersive art experience. At first, the book delves into indoor learning spaces in still life, portraiture, and abstract art classes. The later then focuses on outdoor learning spaces for plein-air classes in landscape, cityscape and community collaborative art engagements. It is a valuable resource for art educators keen to explore various possibilities of learning spaces for students’ creative output. It is also interesting to students and researchers who want to explore the relationship between environmental spaces and artmaking to foster an individual’s artistic voice.

Information science has become one of the most significant fields in a time when technology is changing quickly, and digital technologies are used everywhere. This book details how information science and our ever-changing digital world work together. Information has become a vital resource that affects how we communicate, learn, and work within today’s society. This book looks into theory models, how they are applied in the real world, and how they contribute to societal implications. This study book was carefully put together with contributions focusing on critical issues and developing trends from scholars in information science. It articulates the integration of information science and the digital society through empirical research, case analyses, literature reviews, and theoretical discourses. The interdisciplinary approach incorporates various fields such as user interface design, information processing theories, e-business, e-learning, human-computer interaction, and emotional intelligence. This literary work is a tribute to the various obstacles, opportunities, and…

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Recent Advancements in Engineering and Technology is a collection of research articles that highlight some of the latest developments in the field of engineering and technology. The book provides insight into the new and emerging technologies designed to meet today’s society’s challenges. The rapid pace of technological advancement has led to the creation of new tools and techniques that are transforming how we live, work, and communicate. This book aims to provide readers with an overview of some of the most exciting advancements in engineering and technology, from renewable energy sources to artificial intelligence and beyond. Each chapter of the book has been authored with the goal of providing readers with a comprehensive and up-to-date understanding of the latest research and developments. We hope this book will serve as a valuable resource for researchers, professionals, and students alike interested in the latest advancements in engineering and technology.   Table of…

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Malaysia is in the process of turning into a Smart Nation with the aid of Society 5.0, which sprang from Industrial 4.0. According to Future Job Report 2020, 85 million individuals worldwide are anticipated to lose their employment and be replaced by machines by 2025. This is because the advancement of society and technologies has eliminated millions of occupations. This book seeks to discuss the impact of technology transformation on society and the law in Malaysia. Chapter 1 – Malaysia from Industry 4.0 to Society 5.0: The Way Forward to Societal Transformation. Chapter 2 – Infodemic Laws in Malaysia: Lessons, Challenges and Suggestions for the Future in Light of the Covid-19 Pandemic. Chapter 3 – Presumption of legitimacy in Malaysian Society 5.0: Embracing Fertility Preservation Technology. Chapter 4 – Mediation Process in Malaysia During the Covid-19: The Role of Lawyers. Chapter 5 – Smart Homes for the Elderly: The Living…

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Brilliantly attuned to the demands placed on students and researchers, this book presents an exciting lens to the current research trends in business that are useful as a reference for academic research projects and industry applications. From the glamorous catwalks of the fashion capitals that gives birth to the highly-profitable fast fashion industry to the hospitality industry, employee turnover intention in the manufacturing sector and the challenges of the application of technology in SMEs and advertising, this book will provide readers with a clear grasp of the complexities of these topics in an uncomplicated manner. More importantly, it provides readers with a succinct appreciation of how empirical data are used to shed light on the range of issues affecting contemporary businesses.   Table of Contents:

Technological advancements in the Internet of Things (IoT) have transformed many areas of engineering. This book describes some exciting applications of the IoT for industry use as well as for personal use. It provides the reader with a wide view of what can be achieved through digitalization enabled by the IoT.   Table of Contents: