Putting back users to the forefront: sustainable engagement tips from behavioral science
Luckily, behavioral science can help close the intention-action gap, offering a toolkit to help change behavior for the better. Here are three ways we can apply lessons from behavioral science to drive sustainable engagement:
Can AI Nudge Us to Make Better Choices?
Yes, counting steps might make you healthier - Reuters
“Tracking your daily activity with a pedometer, wearable, or smartphone is an important part of any physical activity program,” Patel said by email. “However, it should be combined with other behavior change strategies such as goal-setting, coaching, or social interventions to increase sustainability.”
Reported theory use in electronic health weight management interventions targeting young adults: a systematic review: Health Psychology Review: Vol 0, No 0
JMIR - Persuasive System Design Principles and Behavior Change Techniques to Stimulate Motivation and Adherence in Electronic Health Interventions to Support Weight Loss Maintenance: Scoping Review | Asbjørnsen | Journal of Medical Internet Research
AI Principles Visualization
visualisation of all available AI principles. No need for new ones, but a need to operationalise & contextualise them across AI life cycle, for all stakeholders involved - data scientist, business execs, procurement & regulators
Behaviour Change Techniques in UX/UI Design - Panacea Digital
Here's the 8 types of Artificial Intelligence, and what you should know about them | World Economic Forum
Design and statistical considerations in the evaluation of digital behaviour change interventions | UCL CBC Digi-Hub Blog
Bond - Internet Trends 2019 - Mary Meeker
Lost in translation: Epic goes to Denmark - POLITICO
an interesting case study, even outside of the IT issues, of what can happen when something designed for one culture is not adapted appropriately for another. From the very beginning, they should have had Danish doctors, nurses and designers involved in identifying the modifications that needed to be made. Just translating the words is not sufficient (and even that didn't seem to work very well).
5 principles for more accurate user testing – Mentally Friendly – Medium
Three reasons your app won’t work: Learning from underserved end users
VR marketing: Is it a fad or is it the real thing? - Video Marketing for Nonprofits - Serio Films
good pros and cons
technology for africa
65 Simple Ways To Promote Your Mobile App
Top 10 Application-Design Mistakes
Here is our current list of the top 10 application-design mistakes that are both egregious and commonplace.
Protecting your online privacy is tough—but here's a start — Quartz
Graphic of layers - 1) what you share, 2) what your behavior tells them, 3) what the machine thinks about you
A beginner’s guide to AI: Human-level machine intelligence
The State of Play - TrendWatching
Easing The Pain Of Immunization Through VR
Early data show few unplanned pregnancies among cycle tracker app user | MobiHealthNews
The art of conversation in the age of bots - InVision Blog
7 rules for conversational writing for chatbots
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Meet the Anarchists Making Their Own Medicine - Motherboard
The Four Thieves Vinegar Collective is a network of tech-fueled anarchists taking on Big Pharma with DIY medicines.
Digital Health Practices, Social Media Use, and Mental Well-Being Among Teens and Young Adults in the U.S.
A National Survey Sponsored By Hopelab and Well Being Trust 2018