The Analysis of Factors that Affect Attitudes toward the New Digital Revolution

새로운 디지털 혁명에 대한 태도에 영향을 미치는 요인 분석

  • Jun, Bong-Gi (Dept. of Computer Engineering, Silla University)
  • 전봉기 (신라대학교 컴퓨터공학과)
  • Received : 2014.04.01
  • Accepted : 2014.06.20
  • Published : 2014.06.28


In the late 2000's, a smart phone caused by the digital revolution has led to abrupt changes from our life. The internet of thing (IoT), which is considered as a next digital revolution, will be scrutinized in this paper. Students, who use smart phones in Silla University, were selected for the sample-frame. Approximately 78% students replied with a positive response to the digital revolution admit the new era with the intellectual curiosity and challenge. On the other hand, about 48% students showed uneasy response to the new civilization due to the lack of privacy and security issues of IoT; furthermore, friendship was their apprehension. This paper will provide potentially useful insights and directions for examining factors that affect different manners toward the next digital revolution.


The digital revolution;The Internet of Things;attitudes;Smartphone Addiction;Internet Addiction


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