Essays about: "Technology"

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  1. 1. Identifying Applied CSR-Strategies and Respective Communication amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives from International Swedish Companies

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Inês Filipa Oliveira Santos; Olivia Önal-Malaza; [2021-11-26]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility CSR ; communication; COVID-19; external stakeholders; challenges; strengths; organisational communication; Swedish companies; leadership;

    Abstract : This study is interested in the external communication of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. It specifically focuses on twelve Swedishinternationally renowned companies operating within varied fields of work, thus contributingwith different perspectives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sexy 16-Year-Old Baby-Eater: Gendered, Sexualized, and Racialized Discourses in Exalted, Second Edition

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Niels-Martin Ström Josefsen; [2021-11-26]
    Keywords : Roleplaying games; Exalted; feminist post-structural discourse analysis; representation; geek culture; race; gender; sexuality; Dungeons Dragons; discourses; White Wolf; misogyny; fantasy; genre subversion; social constructivism; media tropes; monstrous women; monstrous motherhood; infantilization; trans representation; sexualization; animalization;

    Abstract : Previous research finds roleplaying games, as well as the wider spectrum of geek culture thatthey exist within, to be defined by discourses favoring a white, heterosexual, cis-maleviewpoint, drawing up and reproducing stereotypes and tropes that are inherently misogynist,homophobic, and racist. Heretofore, research into discourses of gender, sexuality, and race inroleplaying games has focused overwhelmingly on market leader Dungeons & Dragons (1971-ongoing), largely neglecting to scrutinize other well-established titles that may adhere to orbreak from the same tendencies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Prediction Accuracy And Autonomy : Assessing how recommender systems objectives can align with user autonomy

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Anton Angwald; Kalle Areschoug; [2021-11-24]
    Keywords : recommender systems; autonomy; design ethics; user studies; YouTube; evaluation metrics; intention-behaviour gap;

    Abstract : IT-industrin har kritiserats för att utforma applikationer som underminerarindividers autonomi. Speciellt rekommendationssystem har identifierats somproblematiska eftersom de kan utöva oönskad kontroll över människors liv. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Synthetic Vertical Integration - How Blockchain might reshape Supply Chain Integration in the fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Freytag; [2021-11-22]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Integration; Vertical Integration; Blockchain Technology; Small and Medium Enterprises; SME; Fashion Industry; Interoperability Systems;

    Abstract : Supply chain integration is a field that has been long studied to better understand how companies may improve their businesses. A broader supply chain integration has been traditionally linked to large or multi-national enterprises, who possess more resources and power to improve their supply chains, and pursue strategies such as vertical integration as means to gain a competitive advantage. READ MORE

  5. 5. Digital platform growth under contextual limitations. A case study of growing a complementary digital marketplace

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Erik Laurin; Lars Thalmann; [2021-11-15]
    Keywords : digital platform; digital marketplace; platform growth; critical mass; hybrid business model; efficiency model; platform investment model;

    Abstract : With the advent of digital technologies, platforms have become a digital business model with the power to disrupt organizations and industries. Firms are eager to exploit digital platforms’ immense potential for user growth but find themselves facing challenges and limitations that cannot be overcome with traditional business expertise. READ MORE