Essays about: "information and communication technologies ICTs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the words information and communication technologies ICTs.

  1. 1. Adapting to Accelerated Digitalization of Learning Services - A Single Case Study of Global Service Training at Volvo Buses

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Ryfors; Vanja Lieback; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : Explicit knowledge; tacit knowledge; knowledge transfer; knowledge sharing; knowledge transformation; information and communication technologies ICTs ; digital learning; digital tools; gamification; virtual reality VR ; augmented reality AR ;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to research the accelerated digitalization of learning services in a globalcontext. The thesis further aims to research how a multinational company can leverage digitalsolutions to add value for their aftermarket. To fulfill this aim, the research is conducted incollaboration with the global bus manufacturing company Volvo Buses. READ MORE

  2. 2. The double-edged sword? A quantitative analysis of authoritarian stability in the digital context.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Pakzad Kasra; [2021-03-31]
    Keywords : Authoritarian stability; Modern Information and Communication technologies ICTs ; Repression;

    Abstract : Ever since its introduction the relationship between the modern information and communication technologies (ICTs) and authoritarian stability has been a topic of discussion. We have witnessed how the tools these technologies brought with them have been used to mobilize protest and topple dictators, at the same time we are seeing how authoritarian leaders use the technologies for the benefit of their own through enhancing surveillance and propaganda efforts. READ MORE

  3. 3. EXPLORING ELDERLY PATIENTS´ BEHAVIOR & NEEDS INSIDE DIGITAL HEALTHCARE PLATFORMS

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Veronica Hardebro; Rebecka Edblad; [2021]
    Keywords : digital healthcare platforms; usage behavior; elderly patients; technology acceptance model; information communication technology.; digitala vårdplattformar; användarbeteende; äldre patienter; TAM; informations- och kommunikationsteknik;

    Abstract : Den ökande och snabba utvecklingen av informations- och kommunikationsteknik har skapat ett nytt ekosystem inom hälso- och sjukvårdssektorn bestående av digitala plattformar. Detta har gjort det möjligt för patienter att söka och ta emot vård på nya sätt som tidigare inte var möjligt. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Environmental Effects of Investing in ICT - Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lisa Grabo; [2021]
    Keywords : environment; emission; ICT; technology; distributed-lag model and event study.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The potential of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions has been increasingly acknowledged as relevant in intergovernmental policy documents. However, the positive and negative environmental effects of ICTs are widely debated and there is a lack of systematic analysis regarding causal links between ICT and the environment. READ MORE

  5. 5. The influence of technostress on perceived academic performance : A study on university students in Sweden

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

    Author : Nicola Fitzgerald; [2021]
    Keywords : Technostress; ICTs; Stress; Education; Technology; Academic Performance;

    Abstract : Increased digitisation in higher education requires the usage of various information and communication technologies (ICTs). However, studies have shown that ICTs induce technostress. The purpose of this research is to explore how technology characteristics influence students’ technostress, and in turn their perceived academic performance. READ MORE