Cyberpsychology published new summer issue
Cyberpsychology is happy to present a summer issue with seven new and exciting articles covering a wide range of topics.
You can read about the exploration of the effect of an online simulation game on attitudes about poverty, about adolescents' perceptions of digital's media potential to elicit conflict in romantic relationships, or about passive social networking site use effect on well-being - to name a few subjects.
You can find all of the seven articles at the Cyberpsychology journal website and they are also listed below.
We wish you a pleasant reading and a relaxing summer!
Experiencing poverty in an online simulation: Effects on players’ beliefs, attitudes and behaviors about poverty
Pedro Hernández-Ramos, Christine M. Bachen, Chad Raphael, John Ifcher, Michael Broghammer
Investigating differences in the attention distribution strategies of high and low media multitaskers through a two-dimensional game
Daniel B. le Roux, Douglas A. Parry
Adolescents’ perceptions of digital media’s potential to elicit jealousy, conflict and monitoring behaviors within romantic relationships
Joris Van Ouytsel, Michel Walrave, Koen Ponnet, An-Sofie Willems, Melissa Van Dam
The dynamics of public opinion following terror attacks: Evidence for a decrease in equalitarian values from Internet Search Volume Indices
Jais Troian, Thomas Arciszewski, Themistoklis Apostolidis
Passive social networking site use and well-being: The mediating roles of social comparison and the fear of missing out
Kaitlyn Burnell, Madeleine J. George, Justin W. Vollet, Samuel E. Ehrenreich, Marion K. Underwood
Motivation for Exergame Play Inventory: Construct validity and relationship to game play
Amanda E. Staiano, Marc A. Adams, Gregory J. Norman
New report: User testing of mobile banking authentication methods
This report summarizes the results of an applied research project focused on the user-friendliness of selected authentication methods, specifically for verifying a person’s identity in digital communication. The project was funded by the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic and conducted in cooperation with AHEAD iTec, s.r.o.
Drive for thinness among women visiting health-oriented websites
Nikol Kvardová, Hana Macháčková, and David Šmahel published a new study The Direct and Indirect Effects of Online Social Support, Neuroticism, and Web Content Internalization on the Drive for Thinness among Women Visiting Health-Oriented Websites in the prestegious International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
EU Kids Online 2020 report is here!
On the occasion of the international Safer Internet Day, we are publishing the EU Kids Online 2020 research report. The report sums up the results of an extensive research that mapped online behaviour of children aged 9-16 years old in 19 countries. Over 25 thousand children took part in this unique research, making it the biggest endeavour of its kind in the world.
ySKILLS/Youth Skills project is taking off
We are very proud to announce the kick-off of ySKILLS or Youth Skills, a H2020 project that will be carried out during the next four years by an interdisciplinary consortium of 15 research teams from 13 countries in Europe.