Touchdown together: Social TV viewing and social presence in a physical co-viewing context

Published on Oct 29, 2020in Social Science Journal2.376
· DOI :10.1080/03623319.2020.1833149
Jihyun Kim13
Estimated H-index: 13
(UCF: University of Central Florida),
Kelly Merrill4
Estimated H-index: 4
(OSU: Ohio State University),
Chad Collins2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UCF: University of Central Florida)
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Abstract
Social TV viewing has changed the way individuals watch television content. Interestingly, individuals still engage with virtual co-viewers in an online space while watching television with others ...
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