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Measuring the Switch Cost of Smartphone Use While Walking

DOI :

10.3791/60555-v

April 30th, 2020

April 30th, 2020

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1HEC Montréal, 2Université de Montréal

This study design measures the task-switching cost of using a smartphone while walking. Participants undergo two experimental conditions: a control condition (walking) and a multitasking condition (texting while walking). Participants switch between these tasks and a direction determining task. EEG data as well as behavioral measures are recorded.

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