This book constitutes the proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Persuasive Technology, PERSUASIVE 2012, held in LinkApping, Sweden, in June 2012. The 21 full papers presented together with 5 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. In addition three keynote papers are included in this volume. The papers cover the typical fields of persuasive technology, such as health, safety and education.Turning the Classic Snake Mobile Game into a LocationaBased Exergame that Encourages Walking Luca Chittaro and ... First, we wanted to design a fun and easy-to-use mobile exergame to encourage walking. ... However, exergames, i.e. , video games that combine play and exercise  such as Konamia#39;s Dance Dance Revolution, Nintendoa#39;s Wii Sports and Wii Fit, can ... Unlike desktop PCs and home consoles, mobile phones follow their users anywhere and are always available, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Persuasive Technology: Design for Health and Safety|
|Author||:||Magnus Bang, Eva L. Ragnemalm|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2012-07-05|