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Mensch & Computer 2014 – Workshopband by Johann Schlichter, Andreas Butz, Michael Koch

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M. Koch, A. Butz & J. Schlichter (Hrsg.): Mensch und Computer 2014 Workshopband, München: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, 2014, S. 397-404.

Motivational Effects of a Gamified Training Analysis Interface

Jan David Smeddinck1, Marc Herrlich1, Max Roll2, Rainer Malaka1

Digital Media Research Group, TZI, University of Bremen1 University of Bremen2

 

Abstract

 

Physical exercising is important; yet, many people have difficulties in finding the motivation to do exercise on a regular basis. This paper investigates a combination of two current approaches to increase motivation: quantified self tools and gamification. Quantified self means using technology to provide detailed quantitative measures of user performance, which can motivate one to set, ...

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