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Ambient Intelligence--the Next Step for Artificial
Carlos Ramos, Juan Carlos Augusto, and Daniel Shapiro
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Carlos Ramos, Polytechnic of Porto · Juan Carlos Augusto, University of Ulster
Daniel Shapiro, Institute for the Study of Learning and Expertise