Designing Gamified Applications that Make Safe Driving More Engaging

@article{Steinberger2017DesigningGA,
  title={Designing Gamified Applications that Make Safe Driving More Engaging},
  author={Fabius Steinberger and Ronald Schroeter and Marcus Foth and Daniel M. Johnson},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2017}
}
Low levels of engagement while driving can pose road safety risks, e.g., inattention during low traffic or routine trips. Interactive technologies that increase task engagement could therefore offer safety benefits, e.g., through performance feedback, increased challenge, and incentives. As a means to build upon these notions, we chose to explore gamification of the driving task. The research aim was to study how to design gamified applications that make safe driving more engaging. We present… 

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