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Gamification in Fitness Apps: How Do Leaderboards Influence Exercise?

@inproceedings{Wu2015GamificationIF,
  title={Gamification in Fitness Apps: How Do Leaderboards Influence Exercise?},
  author={Yue Wu and Atreyi Kankanhalli and Ke-Wei Huang},
  booktitle={ICIS},
  year={2015}
}
While leaderboards are a key gamification element incorporated in fitness apps to spur competition among users, various issues exist in their use. [...] Key Result Additionally, perceived competitive climate and self-efficacy moderate the effect of social comparison on users’ attitude in opposing directions. The expected contributions and remaining research plan are described.Expand

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