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Author Hinckley, Ken ♦ Song, Hyunyoung
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Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Description We explore techniques for hand-held devices that leverage the multimodal combination of touch and motion. Hybrid touch + motion gestures exhibit interaction properties that combine the strengths of multi-touch with those of motionsensing. This affords touch-enhanced motion gestures, such as one-handed zooming by holding one’s thumb on the screen while tilting a device. We also consider the reverse perspective, that of motion-enhanced touch, which uses motion sensors to probe what happens underneath the surface of touch. Touching the screen induces secondary accelerations and angular velocities in the sensors. For example, our prototype uses motion sensors to distinguish gently swiping a finger on the screen from “drags with a hard onset ” to enable more expressive touch interactions.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2011-01-01
Publisher Institution Proceedings of the 2011 conference on Human factors in computing systems, ACM