Preliminary research of information overload from information search and information follow

The major objective of this research is to test if two types of information overload are different: Information overload from searching for the information someone needs to search, and information overload from following allthe information someone needs to follow. These two types of information overload may be labelled informationsearch overload and information follow overload, corresponding to the concepts of information search and information follow. Using the data of a survey from a sample of about 1600 respondents across 50 states in theUnited States, the research identified 2 items corresponding to information search overload and information followoverload, and ran analyses including … Czytaj więcej »