Essays about: "designing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1927 essays containing the word designing.

  1. 1. CONCEPT FOR A PORTABLE ASSISTIVE LIFTING SEAT

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industridesign

    Author : PABLO CALVIN LINARES; [2019]
    Keywords : Lifting seat; Locking mechanism; Plastic sheet; Democratic design; Product development; Industrial design; Product design; Ergonomics;

    Abstract : This project consists of the design of a concept for a portable assistive seat in collaboration with IKEA. The aim of the project is to create a solution that fits within the Omtänksam family of products and shares the company’s values of what is so-called Democratic Design: Form - Quality - Low Price - Function – Sustainability The Omtänksam Family is focused on products that can help the elderly to have a more comfortable life while blending with the home environment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Designing a Persuasive Mobile Application for Sharing Food Between Students and Restaurants

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Max Häkkä; [2019]
    Keywords : UX; Persuasive Design; Food Waste; Sustainability;

    Abstract : Food waste is a monumental problem as food production accounts for nearly a third of greenhouse gas emissions globally and nearly a third of it ends up as waste. By changing people’s behaviors and attitudes, this surplus food could be eaten instead. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pa(w)ticipatory design – Designing mediated wearable interaction between an air-scent search dog and a human

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Medieteknik

    Author : Kristin Olofsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Participatory design; Interaction design; Wearable technology; Empowerment; Animal-Computer Interaction; Interaction design; Human-Dog interaction; Deltagande design; Interaktionsdesign; Djur-Dator Interaktion; Människa-Hund Interaktion;

    Abstract : Designing for and with animals is common within Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI). However, studies involving animals within the design process has challenges due to verbal barriers, and an unclear methodology on how to both understand, and analyse animals in ACI. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gaming for Good : Triggering do-good Excitement in a Mobile Game

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Marcus Elwar Liljeqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; Mobile game; Sustainability; Profit for Purpose; Persuasive games.;

    Abstract : Mobile games present a great opportunity for organizations with sustainability agendas to spread their message and generate revenue towards its cause, as they are the best money generating apps. This can be done through designing so-called persuasive games. READ MORE

  5. 5. Management control systems in digital native companies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Amanda Ahren Moonga; Anton Berzelius; [2019]
    Keywords : Digital native companies; Management control systems; Accounting function;

    Abstract : This paper aims to investigate how digital native companies design and use management control systems with regard to digital innovation. Existing literature on management control and digital innovation are concerned with companies that are in the midst of a digital transformation process. READ MORE