Log My Dog: Perceived Impact of Dog Activity Tracking

Zamansky, Anna, van der Linden, Dirk, Hadar, Irit and Bleuer-Elsner, Stephane (2019) Log My Dog: Perceived Impact of Dog Activity Tracking. Computer, 52 (9). pp. 35-43. ISSN 0018-9162

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The pet industry is catching up in the wearables market, and pet activity and location trackers are increasingly worn by our furry friends. We report on an empirical study investigating the user perceptions of a popular dog activity tracker. Results show that these trackers have a positive impact on owners' motivation to increase their physical activities with their dogs.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Animal-Computer Interaction
Subjects: G400 Computer Science
Department: Faculties > Engineering and Environment > Computer and Information Sciences
Depositing User: John Coen
Date Deposited: 19 Oct 2020 11:09
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2021 13:06
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/44547

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