TITLE

The eyes have it

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);5/16/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7675, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the establishment of The Communication by Gaze Interaction (COGAIN) project which developed eye-tracking lasers enabling disabled people to use the Internet. Improvement pf the hardware and software that helps the disabled control computer applications using only eye movement; Use of systems based on infrared lasers; Accurate tracking of eye movements using a webcam rather than a laser.
ACCESSION #
17139091

 

Related Articles

  • Learn the Platform. Turmel, Wayne // Learning Circuits;2011, p4 

    The article shows an advisory on conducting presentations using a web presentation software. Presenters are advised to master primary features that are common in web presentation applications including whiteboards, webcams and recording. When conducting general webinars, presenters must utilize...

  • Eye Control.  // Time;7/5/1971, Vol. 98 Issue 1, p42 

    The article offers information on a switch manufactured by Hayes International Corp., which will enable disabled people suffering from stasis to move on motorized wheelchair controlled by eye movement.

  • COMPUTING FOR ALL.  // Independent Living;Autumn2010, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p24 

    The article offers the author's views on the use of computers in Australia. He notes that a computer with an Internet connection can enable people who are in house to be included in their community. He reveals that there are computer programs that can be used by blind and can convert text to...

  • ASTEF: A simple tool for examining fixations. Camilli, Marco; Nacchia, Roberto; Terenzi, Michela; Di Nocera, Francesco // Behavior Research Methods;May2008, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p373 

    In human factors and ergonomics research, the analysis of eye movements has gained popularity as a method for obtaining information concerning the operator's cognitive strategies and for drawing inferences about the cognitive state of an individual. For example, recent studies have shown that...

  • Exploiting human sensitivity to gaze for tracking the eyes. Anderson, Nicola; Risko, Evan; Kingstone, Alan // Behavior Research Methods;Sep2011, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p843 

    Given the prevalence, quality, and low cost of web cameras, along with the remarkable human sensitivity to gaze, we examined the accuracy of eye tracking using only a web camera. Participants were shown webcamera recordings of a person's eyes moving 1°, 2°, or 3° of visual angle in one...

  • Eye-Tracking Measures Reveal How Changes in the Design of Aided AAC Displays Influence the Efficiency of Locating Symbols by School-Age Children Without Disabilities. Wilkinson, Krista M.; O'Neill, Tara; McIlvane, William J. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr2014, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p455 

    Purpose: Many individuals with communication impairments use aided augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems involving letters, words, or line drawings that rely on the visual modality. It seems reasonable to suggest that display design should incorporate information about how...

  • Through a Web Camera Base of Eye Tracking Technology to Explore the Audience's Attention Preferences in terms of the Positions of Information and the Layout Compositions. Hui-Hui Chen; Yi-Ting Yeh; Chiao-Wen Kao; Bor-Jiunn Hwang; Chin-Pan Huang // Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers & ;2012, Vol. 1, p141 

    Recording and analyzing eye movements can effectively obtain human's inner complex cognitive process of visual information and retrieve the foci of the processed information during reading. This research proposes to adopt a web camera base form for its ease to obtain, its unawareness of...

  • Advanced Accessibility Features for Inclusive Distance Education. Schwartz, Linda Matula // International Review of Research in Open & Distance Learning;2004, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p1 

    Report #32 in this series has considered the special attention required to make online collaborative tools fully accessible. The particular challenge for software developers is to optimize the accessibility of online education for persons with disabilities. In the process, the software's...

  • WebCam On-Off.  // Web User;12/17/2014, Issue 360, p27 

    The article features the WebCam On-Off software.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics