Nov 4, 2016 В· 6 min read
Browse receipts, such as that familiar blue double-tick on WhatsApp or timestamp on iMessage, would be the item of plenty of frustration. All over the net complaining about the feature at least we know this anecdotally вЂ” and there are blogs and articles. Yet my research parter Teis and I also could maybe not find any educational research on the function. Interesting. Therefore we went on a mission to learn more.
We did 11 semi-structured inte r views to at first find out of the patterns of behavior, emotions and attitudes surrounding Read Receipts. These findings had been translated into a survey that has been finished by 108 pupils in the University of Copenhagen. Perhaps not massive numbers, but big sufficient to say one thing interesting . (You are welcome to check always out of the study outcomes right here.)
Meeting participants talked about an opened message expression producing вЂњsocial anxiety,вЂќ вЂњspeculation,вЂќ and even вЂњfearвЂќ when they are waiting around for an answer. Within our survey the number that is largest of participants choose that feeling ignored (35%) as most useful representing the way they feel whenever a note was marked read and never reacted too. Continue reading How does everyone hate Read Receipts? We did some extensive research to discover.