Computers Helping People with Special Needs: 13th by Lars Emil Knudsen, Harald Holone (auth.), Klaus

By Lars Emil Knudsen, Harald Holone (auth.), Klaus Miesenberger, Arthur Karshmer, Petr Penaz, Wolfgang Zagler (eds.)

The two-volume set LNCS 7382 and 7383 constiutes the refereed lawsuits of the thirteenth foreign convention on pcs assisting individuals with certain wishes, ICCHP 2012, held in Linz, Austria, in July 2012. The 147 revised complete papers and forty two brief papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 364 submissions. The papers integrated within the moment quantity are prepared within the following topical sections: transportable and cellular structures in assistive expertise; assistive expertise, HCI and rehabilitation; signal 2.0: ICT for signal language clients: details sharing, interoperability, user-centered layout and collaboration; computer-assisted augmentative and substitute communique; effortless to internet among technological know-how of schooling, info layout and speech know-how; shrewdpermanent and assistive environments: ambient assisted dwelling; textual content access for available computing; tactile snap shots and versions for blind humans and popularity of shapes via contact; mobility for blind and in part sighted humans; and human-computer interplay for blind and partly sighted people.

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11], although the focus of the evaluation is a bit different, with different prerequisites. Turunen looked at how being introduced to a multimodal interface as either tactile or speech based would influence their impression, how age and gender influenced their expectations and how expectations differed from the actual experience. The group using the tactile interface where more positive towards speech, both in performance and interpretation, than they expected. While the other group where disappointed with the speech only system, and felt the system was slow, more so than the tactile group.

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The whole test was also recorded with sound and later transcribed. The notes, transcriptions and observations of the user test were used as a basis for the analysis. Next, we give a description of the prototype and results from the prototype evaluation. 5 Prototype and Evaluation We have developed a prototype of a multimodal interface for the Android platform. E. Knudsen and H. Holone framework. no, a Norwegian weather service. The input modalities available to the user are touch input, navigation keys, speech recognition, touch gestures, orientation and acceleration gesture.

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