Essays about: "digital divide"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words digital divide.

  1. 1. "Daglig dator" : Combating computer anxiety through daily online exercises

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Fredrik Johansson Åhed; [2020]
    Keywords : HCI; UX design; design for the elderly; computer anxiety; computer self-efficacy; digital divide; digital exclusion;

    Abstract : It’s well known that the contemporary rapid development of technology has created a digital divide between those who adopt and use the emerging digital services, and those who don’t. The ones who fail to adapt to the new digital society, is at great risk of being completely excluded from it, which strips away both social, health related and economical opportunities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Designing Virtual Reality Experiences for Elderly : A qualitative study focusing on VR suppliers operating within the elder care sector.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Elin Bohlin; Linn Müller; [2020]
    Keywords : Virtual reality; Technology; Customer Experience; Customer value; Digital immigrants; Early and Late adopters; Digital divide; Elderly; Designing for elderly; Design process;

    Abstract : Abstract                                                    This thesis provides an in-depth research of five VR suppliers working with creating VR experiences targeted to elderly within the elder care sector in Sweden. Furthermore, a technological knowledge gap between elderly and VR technology are researched. READ MORE

  3. 3. Value co-creation within the digital divide : how organizations can co-create value to maintain and attract older adults as their customers

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Carola Kamel; Marcus Olausson; [2020]
    Keywords : Older adults; digitalization; digital transformation; digital services; digital divide; value; value co-creation;

    Abstract : Digitalization has made it possible for organizations to propose value to their customers through digital services. Meanwhile, due to digital development, the digital divide has increased in society, since many older adults do not know how to use the proposed digital services. READ MORE

  4. 4. The representation of sustainability on social media : an ecofeminist reading of Instagram

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Hanniyah Shabir; [2020]
    Keywords : Instagram; Social Media; Sustainable Living; Sustainability Science; Ecofeminism; Lifestyle Bloggers; Digital Ethnography; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Social media is a part and parcel of the daily lives of most people today. From targeted advertisements to affecting the election results around the globe, social media holds tremendous power in the way it shapes narratives and the world we live in. READ MORE

  5. 5. Digitalization in The Banking Industry : Adapting to The Crisis

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Sebastian Palmquist; [2020]
    Keywords : Banking; Fintech; Digitalization; Elderly; Adaptation;

    Abstract : Research problemThe world is currently undergoing one of the most substantial crises of the past century, causing disruption both socially and economically. The effect on the Swedish inhabitants has been impactful, especially for elders, who are crippled in the ability to complete necessary tasks including private banking. READ MORE