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Theoretical Importance of Contingency in Human-Computer Interaction: Effects of Message Interactivity on User Engagement
(Sage Publications, 2014-05-22)
A critical determinant of message interactivity is the presence of contingency, that is, the messages we receive are contingent upon the messages we send, leading to a threaded loop of interdependent messages. While this ...
Interactivity as self-expression: a field experiment with customization and blogging
(Association for Computing Machinery, 2012-05)
A paradigmatic quality of interactive interfaces is that they allow users to express themselves, thereby converting message receivers into communication sources. We define this quality as Source Interactivity [26, 29], and ...