Persuasive technology

Created: Nov 20, 2021. Last updated: Nov 20, 2021.

Through techniques from persuasive technology, digital nudging, and gamificationGamification
When considering how to motivate users into certain behaviours, games are an incredible resource. If it can motivate so many people to keep hitting the same buttons over and over for hours, then it...
, technology can help us do the things we want to do, or nudge us towards behaviors that are against our own interests. In the recent years there has been a lot of attention to the bad side of persuasive technology, but when aligned to our own values it can also be an incredible tool.