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Empirical examination of decision making core technology adoption theory to explain youth preferences for HIV preventive actions
This study reports on the application of decision making core technology adoption theory to empirically examine youth preferences for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) preventive actions. In order to contribute to the ...
Lightweight framework for mobile documentation of very small enterprise business transactions
In this study, an investigation was conducted to determine an appropriate lightweight framework that could adequately support Very Small Enterprises (VSEs) in documenting their daily business transactions. The VSEs play a ...
First level library and/or information science education and training at South African universities and technikons: developments in specialisation
The literature of the early 1990s observed a general lack of differentiation and specialisation at the basic qualification level in library and/or information science education and training in South Africa. This paper draws ...
Factors affecting the success of inventory control in the stores division of the eThekwini Municipality, Durban : a case study
The Stores Division reportedly found it very difficult to control inventories as well as executing roles and responsibilities allocated in the section. The aims of this study were to identify factors affecting the success ...
An investigation of the management and maintenance of an online subject directory with particular reference to the South African Literature Online resource
The aim of the study was to investigate management and maintenance procedures that were used by other sites and how these could be used as a basis for formulating management and maintenance procedures for the SALO subject ...
A guide to improving the e-commerce user interface design
This study examines the efficiency, ease of use and ease of understanding of user interface designs implemented in current e-commerce websites. Four South African based e-commerce websites formed the test cases of this ...
Kernel density feature points estimator for content-based image retrieval
Research is taking place to find effective algorithms for content-based image representation and description. There is a substantial amount of algorithms available that use visual features (color, shape, texture). Shape ...
An investigation into the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections
This study was aimed at investigating the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections with a view to highlighting some of the key issues in the provision of a digital imaging service.
An investigation into the accounting treatment of property, plant and equipment at public higher education institutions in South Africa
Property, plant and equipment (PPE) constitute a significant portion of total assets of South African public higher education institutions. It is therefore important to keep proper records of the assets and to account for ...
Mobile learning in higher education : a study of the technology readiness of students at a South African higher education institution
Recent accessibility drives and price wars between the major SA cell phone companies suggest that the landscape for the adoption of mobile learning (m-learning) at Higher Education Institutions (HEI's) level may be changing. ...