Articles by Derek Foster

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Derek Foster is an experienced designer and developer of social software applications and has implemented a number of social applications for behavior change. He holds a BSc in Computer Science, a Masters in Human Computer Interaction, and is currently a researcher in Social Computing and working towards the completion of his Ph.D.

Persuasion Invasion: Using Facebook for Behavioral Change

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Social media has the potential for generating positive behavior change by influencing us to adjust our behavior to align with that of our peers. [Read More]