Technology Adaptation: The Case of a Computer-Supported Inter-Organizational Virtual Team
This study analyzes how an inter-organizational virtual team, tasked with creating a highly innovative product over a 10 month period, adapted the use of a collaborative technology and successfully achieved its challenging objectives.
Media Appropriateness Using Social Presence Theory to Compare Traditional and New Organizational Media
- R. Rice
- 1 June 1993
monwus solution. Multidimensional scaling placed tmditwnal media in separate clusters, and new media together with some instances of text and phone, along interpersonalmediated and…
Influences, usage, and outcomes of Internet health information searching: Multivariate results from the Pew surveys
- R. Rice
- MedicineInt. J. Medical Informatics
Task Analyzability, Use of New Media, and Effectiveness: A Multi-Site Exploration of Media Richness
- R. Rice
- 1 November 1992
The present study explores the central tenet of media richness theory, derived from contingency theory: when 1 information processing capabilities match 2 information processing demands, 3…
Technology adaption: the case of a computer-supported inter-organizational virtual team 1
The adaptation process for new technology is not yet well understood. This study analyzes how an inter-organizational virtual team, tasked with creating a highly innovative product over a 10 month…
Comparing internet and mobile phone usage: digital divides of usage, adoption, and dropouts
Attitudes toward New Organizational Technology: Network Proximity as a Mechanism for Social Information Processing.
We thank the organizational respondents for their patience and insights and Dr. Lynne Markus for her role in initiating the larger research project. We thank David Krackhardt, Bill Stevenson, Howard…
Digital Divides From Access to Activities: Comparing Mobile and Personal Computer Internet Users
While sociodemographic differences are more influential, device type can increase likelihood of use for some “capital enhancing” activities, but only for a computer, thus, although mobile Internet is available for those on the wrong side of the digital divide, these users do not engage in many activities, decreasing potential benefits.
Social Consequences of Internet Use: Access, Involvement, and Interaction
From the Publisher: Drawing on nationally representative telephone surveys conducted from 1995 to 2000, James Katz and Ronald Rice offer a rich and nuanced picture of Internet use in America. Using…