Abstract The identity of a consumer Internet of Things (IoT) assemblage emerges through a historical process of ongoing interactions among consumers, smart devices, and digital
Abstract Despite the fact that social media offers consumers opportunities to connect with each other, little work has focused on how what consumers do on
Since the commercialization of the Internet began over twenty years ago, we have been fascinated with the opportunities that computer-mediated environments present for human interaction.
Abstract A basic tenet of self-determination theory is that feeling close and connected to others can lead to optimal life experiences and recent research supports
Abstract We examine egocentric biases in mental accounting that occur when consumers face the prospect of disclosing information in exchange for online marketing incentives. We
Abstract Research supports the idea that when people use social media to interact with others, they are more likely to feel more related to others.