We are researchers from the Department of Information Systems, School of Computing, at National University of Singapore (NUS). We would like to invite you to participate in a research project, which seeks to understand how the use of fitness app influences users’ physical activity behavior.
The requirements for participants are as follows:
1. Have been registered Runkeeper for at least 6 month
2. Having at least 2 friends in your account of Runkeeper
3. Will use it in the following several months (at least 2 months)
To complete the study, you need to take part in
1) Phase 1 (~25 min): an online session (authorizing us on Runkeeper + finishing a survey)
2) Phase 2 (~15 min): a survey after 1 month
The details are shown in the following instruction:
Please check the instruction and make sure that you can finish all the steps before you sign up for the study. In between the phases, you are just required to use the Runkeeper as usual.
If you have interest and meet our requirements, please sign-up using the link below:
We will notify you once we have confirmed your participation (within one day). If you have any queries, please direct them to ZHOU Ya (email@example.com).
Your Participation will be very valuable for achieving this important objective. Results of the study will be available to participants who have completed both phases successfully. This project is very important for us. There will be $15 Amazon Gift Card for reimbursement. Hope for your help and participation.
Please note that all data is confidential and anonymous.
We also built up a on-site project in Openhumans.org, through which you could also be guided to go through the steps above. The URL is