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Build Your Vocabulary (1948)
Dramatizes the story of a father, who, after finding himself at a loss for words at a public meeting, follows his son's lead and starts a campaign of vocabulary improvement....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Literacy;Words;Self-improvement;
Duration: 00:10:20
Popularity (downloads): 151
 
UbiComp 2003 - Virtual Home Improvement (2003)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: UbiComp;
Duration: 00:02:28
Popularity (downloads): 548
 
Miracles From Agriculture (1960)
Presents today's supermarkets as the showplaces of agriculture; discusses methods of improvement in the growing, handling, processing, and shipping of food products.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry;Consumerism;
Duration: 00:12:49
Popularity (downloads): 201
 
For the Living (1949)
Improvement of living conditions in 1940s New York City through the construction of public housing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Houses and homes;Urban renewal;
Duration: 00:21:09
Popularity (downloads): 549
 
Housing in Chile: One Government's Plan to Provide Better Homes (1943)
Depicts progressive housing improvement in Chile during World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Chile;Latin America;South America;
Duration: 00:18:11
Popularity (downloads): 171
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part II) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:10:35
Popularity (downloads): 783
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part I) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:16:04
Popularity (downloads): 861
 
ACM CHI 2000 - The efficiency of multimodal interaction for a map-based task (1999)
This paper compares the efficiency of using a standard direct-manipulation graphical user interface (GUI) with that of using the QuickSet pen/voice multimodal interface for supporting a military task. In this...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; graphical user interface; multimodal interaction; spoken language;
Duration: 00:08:58
Popularity (downloads): 520
 

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