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Computer systems in Human Behavior
On the basis of the Integrative type of Behavioral Prediction, this research analyzed the relationships between trust toward individuals online, sensation-seeking, smartphone usage for accessing the online world, additionally the intent to utilize dating apps to search for relationship and sex that is casual. Survey information of heterosexual gents and ladies (N=257) had been analyzed by structural equation modeling. The rests revealed that, regarding utilizing dating apps to seek love, individuals attitude and sensed norm had been predictive of these intent. The relationships between your three individual characteristics and the intent had been mediated. Also, sensation-seeking and smartphone usage had a direct relationship with intent. Regarding making use of apps that are dating searching for intercourse, individuals mindset and self-efficacy had been predictive of these intent.