Evaluation of two virtual cursors for assisting web access to people with motor impairments

Pérez J. E., Valencia X., Arrue M., Abascal J.

2019 - International Journal of Human-Computer Studies Vol. 132

Journal paper

Línea investigación:
Web Accessibility
Authors by signature order:
Pérez J. E., Valencia X., Arrue M., Abascal J.
Description:
  • 2 virtual cursors to assist link selection for people with motor impairments have been developed.
  • A web-based study with 15 users was carried out to evaluate usability of cursors.
  • Keyboard users benefited from both variants but especially from the cross cursor.
  • Joystick and trackball users only benefited from the area cursor.
  • Results suggest improvement on performance with frequent usage of virtual cursors.
Editorial:
Elsevier
Publication year:
2019
Start page:
81
Final page:
98
File URL:
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhcs.2019.08.001
Quality indicators:
WoS (2019) IF: 3.163, Rank: Q2 (7/22 in CS Cybernetics)
Publication name:
International Journal of Human-Computer Studies Vol. 132