ICT 2011 Proceedings
ict2011 Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference ICT, Society and Human Beings 2011

Rome, Italy 20-26 July 2011

Edited by Gunilla Bradley, Diane Whitehouse and Gurmit Singh

ISBN (Book): 978-972-8939-36-6
ISBN (CD-ROM): 

Titles Published in This Volume

FACEBOOK FIENDS: COMPULSIVE SOCIAL NETWORKING AND ADJUSTMENT TO COLLEGE
Robert LaRose, Donghee Yvette Wohn, Nicole B. Ellison, Charles Steinfield

AUGMENTING COMMUNICATION WITH VISUALIZATION: EFFECTS ON EMOTIONAL AND COGNITIVE RESPONSE
Sabrina Bresciani, Margaret Tan, Martin J. Eppler

MANAGING ONLINE PRIVACY: A CULTURAL CONTEXT
Margaret Tan, Johan Stetsko

DESIGNING WITH AND FOR THE ELDERLY: AN INTERACTIVE DIGITAL SOCIAL ACTIVITY SPACE ADDRESSING ELDERLY LONELINESS AND ENCOURAGING ACTIVE AGEING
Yin-Leng Theng, Aung Paye

?I'D LIKE TO GET TO KNOW YOU BETTER HERE AT THE CHAT?: ICT AND SPACES OF AUTHORSHIP FOR YOUNG USERS OF A MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE
Rafael Wild, Rafael Diehl, Cleci Maraschin, Maria Cristina Villanova Biazus

INTERNET USAGE AND REAL WORLD ACTIVITIES: WHO IS SOCIALLY WITHDRAWN?
Emiko Itami, Hiroyuki Tarumi, Kazutoshi Kobayashi, Mitoko Nakashima

ECOMMERCE TRUST BELIEFS & NATIONAL CULTURE
Regina Connolly

E-SKILLS ? FOR SURVIVAL?
Denise Leahy, Dudley Dolan

DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP FOR THE GOOD INFORMATION SOCIETY: A CASE STUDY IN KOREA
Heein Yang, Kangtak Oh, Kwangwoo Shin

THE INFLUENCE OF THE RECONTEXTUALISATION OF GLOBALISATION DISCOURSES ON HIGHER EDUCATION STUDENTS? TECHNOLOGICAL IDENTITIES
Cheryl Brown

A REFERENCE MODEL FOR E-RECRUITING ADDRESSING THE RECRUITING PROCESS OF HIGH POTENTIALS
Jürgen Karla, Heidi B. Friedrichs, Dirk Braun

E-COMMERCE FOR THE UNREACHED COMMUNITY
Ashir Ahmed, Md. Asifur Rahman, Takuzo Ohsugi

ICTs IN EDUCATION: THE INFLUENCE OF MODERNIZATION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
Mauricio Vásquez, Melike N. Findikoglu

POLICY SCENARIOS FOR THE DIGITAL INCLUSION IN AN AGING SOCIETY: AN AGENT-BASED SIMULATION
Maurizio Leo, Paolo Neirotti, Enrico Ferro, Brunella Caroleo

THE ?INFINITE BANDWIDTH, ZERO LATENCY PROJECT: INVENTING A DIGITAL FUTURE
Steve Walker, Simon Bell, Shaun Fensom, Keith Straughan

DIGITAL DIVIDE: A STUDY ON PORTUGUESE MUNICIPALITIES? WEB SITES
Carlos Aleixo, Miguel Baptista Nunes, Pedro Isaías

INFLUENCE OF ROGERS? TECHNOLOGICAL ATTRIBUTES ON INTERNET DIFFUSION DYNAMICS: THE CASE OF PIEDMONT REGION
Maurizio Leo, Enrico Ferro, Paolo Neirotti, Brunella Caroleo

EMPLOYEE INCENTIVES IN IT COMPANIES: WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM GOOGLE?
Fernando Belfo, Rui Dinis Sousa

ONLINE TRAINING IN GOVERNMENT AGENCIES: WEB-BASED SOCIAL NETWORKING TO OVERCOME ADOPTION BARRIERS
Elspeth McKay, Cenie Vilela-Malabanan

PERSONAL AND SOCIAL SUPPORT IN PRACTICAL PROBLEM SOLVING
Øystein Lund, Jarle Sjøvoll

IT BASED CAPABILITIES IN SMES: TECHNOLOGICAL, ORGANIZATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL INFLUENCE
Paolo Neirotti, Emilio Paolucci, Elisabetta Raguseo

TOWARDS A META MODEL FOR GLOBAL PRODUCTION NETWORKS
Denise Költer, Alexander Nielen, Jürgen Karla

NEW LIVES ABROAD: MOBILITY STRATEGIES OF ICT PROFESSIONALS
Ana M. González Ramos, Núria Vergés Bosch

AN INTERACTIVE KNOWLEDGE BASED LEARNING FRAMEWORK WHICH INTEGRATES WEB2.0 CONVERGENCE CULTURE AND ADVANCED DIGITAL TOOLS AT PRIMARY EDUCATION AND BEYOND
Jorge Ferreira Franco, Gislene Machado de Carvalho Campos, Roseli de Deus Lopes

GAMING AND THE MILITARIZATION OF YOUTH CULTURE: INITIAL REMARKS
John Martino

GENERIC FRAMEWORK FOR MONITORING AIR POLLUTIONS IN SOHAR INDUSTRIAL REGION
Nebras N. Hasson, Feras N. Hasoon, Mustafa Hasan, Dinesh Kumar Saini

IMPROVING INDEPENDENT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY WITH MOBILE SOLUTIONS AMONG AGING OFFICE EMPLOYEES
Reija Kuoremäki, Jukka Varsaluoma, Tuula Nousiainen, Marja Kankaanranta, Pekka Neittaanmäki

RETHINKING THE PROCESS OF ICT DESIGN USING COMMUNITY ETHOS
Sarai Lastra

UNIVERSITY STUDENTS? PERCEPTIONS OF GENDER AND INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY USE
Cheryl Brown, Laura Czerniewicz

INFORMATION SHARING IN GOVERNMENTS: A NAMIBIAN CASE STUDY
Suama Hamunyela, Ephias Ruhode, Retha de la Harpe

ICT SUPPORT TO THE RECONSTRUCTION OF SOCIAL MEANINGS AFTER A DISASTER
Francesco Maria Barbini, Alessandro D?Atri, Laura Tarantino, Stefano Za

OPEN-SOURCE MOBILE SOFTWARE FOR SPORTS: A NEW DISRUPTIVE PHENOMENON IN AN ERA OF INNOVATIVE DEVICES.
Jose Teixeira, Salman Q. Mian

?TEACHERS? FORUM? HOW TEACHERS USE AND ASSESS A WEB-BASED GUIDANCE FACILITY.
Øystein Lund, Jarle Sjøvoll

HOW AND WHY PHISHING AND SPAM MESSAGES DISTURB US?
Linfeng Li, Marko Helenius, Eleni Berki

USHAHIDI IN HAITI: THE USE OF CRISIS MAPPING DURING THE 2009 EARTHQUAKE IN HAITI
Patrick Meier, Olga Werby

USING CIRCUMVENTING MEDIA TO COUNTERACT AUTHORITARIAN REGIMES
Montathar Faraon, Samira Atashi, Mauri Kaipainen, Nils Gustafsson

INTERACTION IN MEDIA ? THE WAY TO PROTECT THE REALITY
Ilya Stechkin

THE CASE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ONLINE CHILD PROTECTION TECHNOLOGIES
Catherine Flick, Penny Duquenoy

AGRICULTURAL KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER BASED ON EXPERIENCE FROM FAILURES
Yosei Isoe, Yoshio Nakatani