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dc.contributor.authorCanare, Dominic
dc.contributor.authorChaparro, Barbara S.
dc.contributor.authorHe, Jibo
dc.identifier.citationCanare, Dominic; Chaparro, Barbara S.; He, Jibo. 2015. A comparison of gaze-based and gesture-based input for a point-and-click task. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Access to Interaction, Pt II Book Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 9176:pp 15-24en_US
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dc.description.abstractAlternative input devices to the computer mouse are becoming more affordable and accessible. With greater availability, they have the potential to provide greater access to information for more users in more environments, perhaps while also providing more natural or efficient interaction. However, most user interfaces are built to be mouse-driven, and the adoption of these new technologies may depend on their ability to work with these existing interfaces. This study examined performance with gesture-control and gaze-tracking devices and compared them to a traditional mouse for a standard Fitts' point-and-click task. Both gesture-controlled and gaze-tracking proved to be viable alternatives, though they were significantly slower and more taxing than the familiar mouse. In order to make effective use of these devices, researchers, designers, and developers must find or create control schemes which take advantage of the alternative devices' benefits while curtailing the drawbacks.en_US
dc.publisherSpringer International Publishing AGen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesUniversal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Access to Interaction, Pt II;v.9176
dc.subjectLeap motionen_US
dc.subjectFitts' lawen_US
dc.titleA comparison of gaze-based and gesture-based input for a point-and-click tasken_US
dc.typeConference paperen_US
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