Exploring the Needs of Digital Communication - Targeting Parent and Baby as Users

  • 李 明馨

Student thesis: Master's Thesis


In the high technique modern society there are many ways to communicate with others People could use various ways to connect to others Since the development of technology people increase their demand and anticipation in communication They anticipate the technology could not only connect to others but also help to sustain the relationship of family or friends That means the user’s demand is not only in function side but also for feeling the experience in connection and interaction with others Besides demands on translating messages pictures and videos increase greatly Recently since the internet is convenient and cheap people turn to take internet as the main way to communicate On the other side in the phenomena of low fertility parents are willing to spend more money on their child Because of the raising of purchasing power the market in babies and children will be important in the future This research wants to start from the existing digital communication technology and figures out the new ways to apply this technology in parent-child communication or interaction As one of the device in digital communication technology web-camera is the device that being chosen to use in this research Apply this technology in parent-child communication and vision Let family realistically use this device and have an interview to understand the experience that family use this device After the interview analyze the result and find possible way that applying this web-vision technology in parent-child communication and interaction In the meanwhile compare the features of innovative application ideas with the features of some business models and existed cases to valid the potential possibility of these innovative application ideas
Date of Award2014 Aug 19
Original languageEnglish
SupervisorChun-Juei Chou (Supervisor)

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