Usability Evaluation of Smart Phone Application Store
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
In this study, the usability of smart phone application store app is evaluated. The study was performed on different smart phone operating systems. Data about usability was gathered through surveys and think aloud based experiment. Anova analysis was also performed on data to identify significant issues. A lot of smartphone users reported issues with installing, locating and searching about apps. Many users had issues with uninstalling of apps and navigating the search results when looking for apps. The smartphone operating system and the app store does not provide seamless navigation and alot of content is not tailored for smart phone users.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 73 p.
Usability, Smart Phone, Comparison, Think aloud, Anova Analysis
Human Computer Interaction
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-115606ISRN: LIU-IDA/LITH-EX-A--15/008--SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-115606DiVA: diva2:796049
Subject / course
Master's programme in Computer Science
2015-02-25, ALAN TURING, Linköping University SE-581 83, Linköping,Sweden, 13:15 (English)
Jönsson, Arne, Professor
Åberg, Johan, Universitetslektor