Applications of Haptic Devices & Virtual Reality in Consumer Products Usability Evaluation

  title={Applications of Haptic Devices \& Virtual Reality in Consumer Products Usability Evaluation},
  author={Christianne Soares Falc{\~a}o and Marcelo M. Soares},
  journal={Advances in Ergonomics In Design, Usability and Special Populations: Part I},
Usability has come to play an important role in interface design. Product usability focus on product ease of use first and foremost with consideration to users demographics, experience level and user requirements to serve the population efficiently. Virtual reality technologies provide novel and enhanced modes of human computer interaction that can be used as a potential tool to support product usability testing in far more efficient way starting from early project stage. The interaction… 

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