Essays about: "Datafication"

Found 4 essays containing the word Datafication.

  1. 1. Popularizing implants : Exploring conditions for eliciting user adoption of digital implants through developers, enthusiasts and users

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DVMT)

    Author : Mikael Ericsson Duffy; [2020]
    Keywords : implants; user adoption; service design; UX; user experience; disruptive innovation; body augmentation; data privacy; datafication; NFC; RFID; sensors; corporations; commodification; enthusiasts; biometrics; bio-data; e-health; wireless data transfer; embodied interaction; commodification;

    Abstract : Digital implants have become a new frontier for body hackers, technology enthusiasts and disruptive innovation developers, who seek to service this technology for themselves and to new users. This thesis has explored conditions for future user adoption of human body augmentation with digital implants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Contextualizing Smart Cities in Australia : The Role of Data in Advancing Sustainable Development

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Alfred Lindberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart Cities; Datafication; Sustainable Development; Data; Smart City; Australia;

    Abstract : The smart city is not a new concept. For centuries urbanists have sought to rationalize city making and explore more efficient means to operate cities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Open for whose benefit? Exploring assumptions, power relations and development paradigms framing the GIZ Open Resources Incubator (ORI) pilot for open voice data in Rwanda

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Daniel Brumund; [2020]
    Keywords : Big data; Open development; Datafication; Crowdsourcing; Rwanda;

    Abstract : Since February 2019, the Kigali-based start-up Digital Umuganda has been coordinating the crowdsourcing of the first openly available voice dataset for Rwanda’s official language Kinyarwanda. This process originated from a pilot project of the Open Resources Incubator (ORI), an emergent service designed by GIZ staff and the author as consultant. READ MORE

  4. 4. A single case study exploring mediatized activism: How, why and with what consequences does the Danish activist movement #hvorerderenvoksen make use of Facebook as their primary communication channel?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Lill Hennschen; [2019]
    Keywords : Mediatization; media logic; network media logic; Facebook; social media; digital activism; media hybridity; embedded case study; digitalisation; datafication.;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore how the Danish grassroots movement #hvorerderenvoksen is shaped through the usage of Facebook as their primary communication tool. Using the embedded case study method, this thesis describes in detail how and why the movement arose and explains the role of Facebook’s features, primarily groups and sites, for the movements external communication. READ MORE