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The Drivers of Wearable Device Usage

Practice and Perspectives

Editors: Ernst, Claus-Peter (Ed.)

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  • Presents a comprehensive overview of the multiple factors influencing wearable device usage
  • Offers researchers a well-founded basis for further studies
  • Provides executives with a comprehensive basis for decision-making
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This book collects multiple research articles studying the factors influencing wearable device usage. Based on multiple empirical studies, which research different kinds of wearable devices such as smartwatches, activity trackers, and smartglasses, potential drivers of wearable device usage are identified and evaluated. Overall, the book provides novel and important insights for both practitioners and academics, highlights their various practical implications for the development and marketing of wearable devices and offers outlooks on further research directions.

About the authors

Claus-Peter H. Ernst is a professor of information systems and business administration in Frankfurt am Main. He obtained his PhD in business administration at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Franz Rothlauf.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)
  • The Influence of Subjective Norm on the Usage of Smartglasses

    Pages 1-11

    Weiz, Daniel (et al.)

  • Does Perceived Health Risk Influence Smartglasses Usage?

    Pages 13-23

    Stock, Bastian (et al.)

  • The Potential Influence of Privacy Risk on Activity Tracker Usage: A Study

    Pages 25-35

    Rheingans, Florian (et al.)

  • An Analysis of the Potential Influence of Privacy Risk on Neuroheadset Usage

    Pages 37-47

    Mayer, Frederik M. (et al.)

  • Success Comes to Those Who Are Successful: The Influence of Past Product Expectation Confirmation on Smartwatch Usage

    Pages 49-58

    Ernst, Alexander W. (et al.)

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eBook $79.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Drivers of Wearable Device Usage
Book Subtitle
Practice and Perspectives
Editors
  • Claus-Peter Ernst
Series Title
Progress in IS
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-30376-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-30376-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-30374-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-80793-5
Series ISSN
2196-8705
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 68
Number of Illustrations
12 b/w illustrations
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