Essays about: "effects of computer on health"

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  1. 1. Does Short-form Video Application Shape Your Life? : An Empirical Study of TikTok Usage and Persuasive Behavior Change in China

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

    Author : Ruina Wang; [2022]
    Keywords : TikTok; Persuasive System Design; User Behavior Change; Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : Persuasive Technology(PT) was pioneered by BJ Fogg. The theory has been developed in several aspects and applied in education, health, entertainment, and online shopping. Short-form video application TikTok first launched in the media market in 2016. READ MORE

  2. 2. Using Gamification to Improve User Experience and Health Effects in Mobile Applications

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Jonathan Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Gamification e-health; human-computer interaction; mobile applications; usability;

    Abstract : Background. According to the World Health Organization, over 264 million people suffer from depression. A recent trend to treat and combat depression is e-health applications like Headspace with the help of mindfulness or meditation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Screen time and Mental health problems : A population-based study [SALVe] about screen time contribution to mental health problems among adolescents in Västmanland

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Madeleine Lundin-Emanuelsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Anxiety; Depression; Screen types; Smartphone; The displacement hypothesis; Public health;

    Abstract : There is an increasing trend of mental health problems both globally and in Sweden. Moreover, in recent decades there has been an increase in screen time among adolescents. The present study aimed to examine the associations between screen time (i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessment of the circadian stimulus potential of an integrative lighting system in an office area

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Elif Ceren Yilmaz; Rawan Abdulhaq; [2020]
    Keywords : Alertness; Circadian Rhythm; Circadian light effect; Daylighting; Energy efficiency; Entrainment; Health; Intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells; Light response; Melanopsin; Melatonin suppression; Photometric; Sleep quality; spectral sensitivity; Wavelength.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nowadays, people spend 90% of their time indoors, thus creating a healthy indoor environment for occupants is of great importance. Lighting in office spaces is an important aspect when it comes to occupant health and well-being. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aurora - a study on the guided meditation using immersive media

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för teknik och samhälle (TS)

    Author : Juliana Dantas Silva; [2019]
    Keywords : Human-Computer Interaction; Meditation; Virtual Reality; Positive Technology; Immersive Media; 360° VR video; Relaxation Response; Contemplative Inquiry;

    Abstract : Meditation is a practice that promotes improvements in physical and mental health, according to previous studies. The proven benefits, such as relaxation and stress reduction, have attracted people's interest in initiating training. However, practice demands discipline, time, and dedication. READ MORE