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Reading on Smart glasses: The effect of text position, presentation type and walking

R Rzayev, PW Woźniak, T Dingler, N Henze

Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '18 | Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) | Published : 2018

Abstract

© 2018 Copyright is held by the owner/author(s). Smart glasses are increasingly being used in professional contexts. Having key applications such as short messaging and newsreader, they enable continuous access to textual information. In particular, smart glasses allow reading while performing other activities as they do not occlude the user's world view. For efficient reading, it is necessary to understand how a text should be presented on them. We, therefore, conducted a study with 24 participants using a Microsoft HoloLens to investigate how to display text on smart glasses while walking and sitting. We compared text presentation in the top-right, center, and bottom-center positions with ..

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