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2003 Communication Abstracts  
An empirical study on the adoption of information appliances with a focus on interactive TV. Telematics and Informatics 20(2):161-183, May 2003. INTERACTIVE MEDIA. TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION.  ...  The authors developed a theoretical model of technology adoption specific to interactive television, a representative example of information appliances, based on prior research regarding general technology  ... 

Cultivating energy literacy

Tobias Schwartz, Sebastian Denef, Gunnar Stevens, Leonardo Ramirez, Volker Wulf
2013 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '13  
This paper presents results of a three-year research project focused on the emplacement of Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) in a living lab setting with seven households.  ...  Contrasting with existing research focused on how technology persuades people to consume less energy, our study uses a grounded approach to analyze HEMS emplacement.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank the participating households and our project team for the invaluable support in this study.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2470654.2466154 dblp:conf/chi/SchwartzDSRW13 fatcat:iilevn2mmbft7a4whzmhz7xt5e

Service-Led Model for the Activation of Smart TV: Case Study in Korea

Insu Cho, Jong H. Lee, Young H. Kwak
2019 Kvalita Inovácia Prosperita  
Purpose: This study explores the characteristics of STV service to empirically examine effects of the services on adoption and usage of STV to lead sustained growth of the STV industry.Methodology/Approach  ...  Given that STV is considered a key appliance for the next generation of social media and smart appliance, our findings offer new directions on how to realize high quality services in the STV industry.  ...  Second, dealing with the importance of services for active and continuous use and adoption of STV, this study proposed interactivity, content quality, and simplicity as service characteristics of STV.  ... 
doi:10.12776/qip.v23i3.1299 fatcat:mzh6jommuvejdbboxwuktpbsdy

The Role of Signaling Identity in the Adoption of Personal Technologies

Alessandro Arbore, Isabella Soscia, Richard Bagozzi
2014 Journal of the AIS  
Results support a prominent role for self-identity in predicting intentions to adopt mobile TVs.  ...  This study reinterprets the symbolic dimension of adoption by broadening its scope to include the self-concept.  ...  Existing conceptualizations of symbolic value focus on limited aspects of information appliances and are less applicable to multipurpose innovations adopted in everyday consumer contexts.  ... 
doi:10.17705/1jais.00352 fatcat:zhkvzblw7fhupmi2sh3umlnijq

Words against injustices: A deep narrative analysis of energy cultures in poverty of Abuja, Mumbai and Rio de Janeiro

Ramit Debnath, Ronita Bardhan, Sarah Darby, Kamiar Mohaddes, Minna Sunikka-Blank, Ana Cristina Villaça Coelho, Abdulrasheed Isa
2021 Energy Research & Social Science  
Case study-specific results showed that poverty penalties were linked with the energy cultures of each SRHs.  ...  The Rio de Janeiro SRH case had injustices embedded through the adoption of inefficient appliances received as charity from higher-income households.  ...  First, we adopted the welfarebased definition of distributive energy justice in poverty that builds on the accessibility and subsistence of the energy system which provides people with an equal shot of  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.erss.2020.101892 fatcat:bocx7it6prgkfkfdvkuh4o4aga

ICT entertainment appliances' impact on domestic electricity consumption

Mary Pothitou, Richard F. Hanna, Konstantinos J. Chalvatzis
2017 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews  
This paper focuses on consumer electronics in households, in particular TVs, computers and their peripherals.  ...  the use of a TV as central hub to perform the existing functions of multiple devices.  ...  We focus on the direct electricity consumption of TVs and PCs in households, which is supported by several review and empirical studies demonstrating that these devices have the highest impact on electricity  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.100 fatcat:iv6b46vzmjfdfdvrzof7daemnu

What People Do with Consumption Feedback: A Long-Term Living Lab Study of a Home Energy Management System

Tobias Schwartz, Gunnar Stevens, Timo Jakobi, Sebastian Denef, Leonardo Ramirez, Volker Wulf, Dave Randall
2014 Interacting with computers  
In contrast to existing research mainly focusing on how technology can persuade people to consume less energy ('what technology does to people'), our study focuses on the appropriation of energy feedback  ...  Addressing this issue from an HCI perspective, this paper presents the results of a 3-year research project dealing with the co-design and appropriation of a Home Energy Management System (HEMS) that has  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We would like to thank the participating households and our project team for the invaluable support in this study. This  ... 
doi:10.1093/iwc/iwu009 fatcat:cpxi67iirbfcrfyekexj7r6cce

Residential End-use Electricity Demand: Development over Time

Hanne Marit Dalen, Bodil M. Larsen
2015 Energy Journal  
We deduce a model for using cross-sectional data for total annual electricity consumption for a sample of households, together with information from energy surveys, to estimate the end uses within an econometric  ...  The only clear trend is a steady increase in electricity used for more untraditional end uses and newer types of appliances.  ...  Acknowledgements: We are grateful to Bente Halvorsen and Taran Faehn for comments on earlier drafts and to the Research Council of Norway for financial support (through the Renergi programme and CREE).  ... 
doi:10.5547/01956574.36.4.hdal fatcat:dct4r5p5zvg5jcrclvbubofxsi

Establishing Design Knowledge for Emerging Interaction Platforms

Hyowon Lee, Alan F. Smeaton
2020 Zenodo  
appliances, this paper calls for preparation for the arrival of such interactive platforms based on their interactivity.  ...  While awaiting a variety of innovative interactive products and services to appear in the market in the near future such as interactive tabletops, interactive TVs, public multi-touch walls, and other embedded  ...  An important lesson from the mobile usability crisis is that when a new interaction device or platform comes with a great promise of revolutionising how we work and play, we need to focus on identifying  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4058385 fatcat:yqzhcjow4jc5hftaz5iukkbufy

The Factors Affecting Electricity Consumption and the Consumption Characteristics in the Residential Sector—A Case Example of Taiwan

Yi-Tui Chen
2017 Sustainability  
The correlation analysis reveals that GDP keeps a high relationship with the installation of electrical appliances and eventually leads to an increase in residential electricity consumption.  ...  The results of this study find that gross domestic product (GDP), employment rates, residential space, and the implementation of energy labeling schemes provide significant impacts on residential electricity  ...  In addition, a great number of studies have focused on the use of aggregate nationwide or state-level data to estimate the energy demand elasticity with respect to energy price using panel data [18, 19  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9081484 fatcat:phrogfsbqjfdxbsuweqi5q2q6u

Information Exposure From Consumer IoT Devices

Jingjing Ren, Daniel J. Dubois, David Choffnes, Anna Maria Mandalari, Roman Kolcun, Hamed Haddadi
2019 Proceedings of the Internet Measurement Conference on - IMC '19  
Last, we compare our controlled experiments with data gathered from an in situ user study comprising 36 participants.  ...  In this work, we conduct a multidimensional analysis of information exposure from 81 devices located in labs in the US and UK.  ...  The research in this paper was partially supported by grants from DHS S&T (contract #FA8750-17-2-0145), the Data Transparency Lab, Comcast Innovation Fund, and the EPSRC (Databox EP/N028260/1, DADA EP/  ... 
doi:10.1145/3355369.3355577 dblp:conf/imc/RenDCMKH19 fatcat:uvprb2iz7jevpn5yhrcbqyk5ve

A socio-technical analysis of factors affecting the adoption of smart TV in Korea

Eun Yu, Ahreum Hong, Junseok Hwang
2016 Computers in Human Behavior  
Household income has a positive and significant effect on the adoption of interactive TV.  ...  Many empirical studies have investigated the factors that affect the adoption of new TV technologies and services.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.chb.2016.02.099 fatcat:66qi4gqmjfhylg5ka5uylu3why

Appliance Recognition in an OSGi-Based Home Energy Management Gateway

Federica Paganelli, Francesca Paradiso, Stefano Turchi, Antonio Luchetta, Pino Castrogiovanni, Dino Giuli
2015 International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks  
Recent studies have shown that informing users about their habits with appliances as well as their usage pattern can help to achieve energy reduction in private households.  ...  Moreover, while the most existing works dealing with appliance classification delegate the classification task to a remote central server, we propose a distributed approach where data processing  ...  smart appliances: this approach relies on the adoption of household appliances equipped with sensing, processing and communication resources.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2015/937356 fatcat:lsf6alg6ibhgvflh4ro5fub4ii

What if we use the "What if" Approach for Eco-Feedback? Designing an Electricity Consumption Analysis for Layman Users [article]

Jérémy Wambecke, Georges-Pierre Bonneau, Renaud Blanch, Romain Vergne
2018 Workshop on Visualisation in Environmental Sciences  
The user's behavior is modeled as the set of actions modifying the state of appliances over time. A key novelty of our solution is its focus on the What if approach applied to eco-feedback.  ...  To overcome this limitation, we introduce in this paper Activelec, a system based on the visualization and interaction with user's behavior rather than raw consumption data.  ...  Acknowledgements This work has been partially supported by the LabEx PERSYVAL-Lab (ANR-11-LABX-0025-01) funded by the French program Investissement d'avenir.  ... 
doi:10.2312/envirvis.20181140 dblp:conf/envirvis-ws/WambeckeBBV18 fatcat:utxp4unb3becfetwrkbbrpqjee

Towards An Agent-Based Model On Co-Diffusion Of Technology And Behavior: A Review

Thorben Jensen, Emile Chappin
2014 ECMS 2014 Proceedings edited by: Flaminio Squazzoni, Fabio Baronio, Claudia Archetti, Marco Castellani  
We conduct a literature review on modeling studies, evaluating to which extent these meet these stated requirements, and conclude: (1) an agent-based modeling study meeting all these requirements is not  ...  A use case for the proposed simulation model for policy makers is enabling strategic decisions by comparing the effects of technology that addresses heating behavior with technology which automizes heating  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We thank Georg Holtz for fruitful discussions on sociopsychological theory and Paulien Herder for useful and constructive recommendations on this paper.  ... 
doi:10.7148/2014-0782 dblp:conf/ecms/JensenC14 fatcat:zhyrst2qnjh5xmcheg6a3bo6ca
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