We are looking for people aged 18-40 to take part in an online discussion and a follow up face to face interview in home for 90 minutes about mobile phone usage.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE ABLE TO PARTICIPATE IN BOTH STAGES OF THE RESEARCH
Online and In home
Online Blog - Monday 12th October
In-home Interview - Thursday 15th October, Friday 16th October OR Monday 19th October
Completed Blog £40.00, In home interview £50.00
Various time slots throughout day and evening
Please answer the questions below.
Working status i.e. student, part time, full time, etc…
Which of the following applies to you?
I own my home - detached, semi detached or terrace
I rent my home - detached, semi detached or terrace
I own my home – block of flats/apartments
I rent my home – block of flats/apartments
My home is owned by social/government
Which make and model of mobile phone do you own and use regularly?
How often do you use Apps on your mobile phone?
Which mobile phone network are you currently with?
Which of the following do you use on your mobile phone?
Where do you REGULARLY (at least once a week) use Apps on your mobile phone?
Travelling to and from work
Outside locations, such as parks, in the streets etc
Inside locations such as restaurants, bars, shops, work etc
Other peoples’ homes
Which of the following activities do you carry out on your mobile phone more than ONCE A DAY?
Browse the internet
Send text messages
Check social networks
Post messages/pictures/comments on social networks
Use video telephony
Banking and Finance
How many times a week do you use each of the following features on your mobile phone?
Make voice or video calls online using Whatsapp, LINE, Kakaotalk or Wechat
Watch and interact with your favourite celebrity on Facebook through live video
Stream or watch a live video broadcast using mobile apps such as Twitter
Listen to news bulletins or audio podcasts using apps such as Spotify
Play multiplayer games through chat apps like LINE Kakaotalk or Palringo
Video chat using apps like Snapchat
When did you last download a mobile app?
Which, if any, of the following have you experienced in the last month?
Apps slow to respond
Apps not refreshing
Web Pages slow to load
Web page won’t load at all
No internet connectivity
Poor quality sound on voice calls
Dropped voice calls
Echoes/time delay on voice calls
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.