Designing Ambient Narrative-Based Interfaces to Reflect and Motivate Physical Activity

@article{Murnane2020DesigningAN,
  title={Designing Ambient Narrative-Based Interfaces to Reflect and Motivate Physical Activity},
  author={Elizabeth L. Murnane and Xin Jiang and Anna Kong and Michelle Park and Weili Shi and Connor Soohoo and Luke Vink and Iris Xia and Yu Xin and John Yang-Sammataro and Gavin Young and Jenny Zhi and Paula M. L. Moya and James A. Landay},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2020}
}
Numerous technologies now exist for promoting more active lifestyles. However, while quantitative data representations (e.g., charts, graphs, and statistical reports) typify most health tools, growing evidence suggests such feedback can not only fail to motivate behavior but may also harm self-integrity and fuel negative mindsets about exercise. Our research seeks to devise alternative, more qualitative schemes for encoding personal information. In particular, this paper explores the design of… 

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